How to Install Skype 8.13 on CentOS, RHEL and Fedora

Skype is a popular software application currently developed by Microsoft that is mainly used for Instant Messaging and for Audio and Video calls and Video conferencing call. Among these functions, Skype can also be...

Install ZoneMinder – Video Surveillance Software on Debian 9

Whether it’s in the home or the enterprise, physical security is always a foundational component of an all encompassing security policy. The usage of security cameras tends to be a corner stone of a...

Pinterest Marketing Tips and Strategies for WordPress Users

Many people have the misconception that Pinterest is this happy ‘soft’ social media site for DIY moms and brides, where everything is always all perfect and …

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An overview of the Perl 5 engine

An overview of the Perl 5 engine

As I described in “My DeLorean runs Perl,” switching to Perl has vastly improved my development speed and possibilities. Here I’ll dive deeper into the design of Perl 5 to discuss aspects important to systems programming.

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My DeLorean runs Perl

My signature hobby project these days is a computerized instrument cluster for my car, which happens to be a DeLorean. But, whenever I show it to someone, I usually have to give them a while

How to Block USB Storage Devices in Linux Servers

In order to protect sensitive data extraction from servers by users who have physical access to machines, it’s a best practice to disable all USB storage support in Linux kernel. In order to disable...

Firefox Quantum Eats RAM Like Chrome

For a long time, Mozilla’s Firefox has been my web browser of choice. I have always preferred it to using Google’s Chrome, because of its simplicity and reasonable system resource (especially RAM) usage. On...

How to Install Tripwire IDS (Intrusion Detection System) on Linux

Tripwire is a popular Linux Intrusion Detection System (IDS) that runs on systems in order to detect if unauthorized filesystem changes occurred over time. In CentOS and RHEL distributions, tripwire is not a part...

Coming very soon: DNSONLY Server Licenses

It’s been more than 10 years since we first released cPanel DNSONLY, and it’s remained one of the best parts of cPanel & WHM. Historically, DNSONLY servers have not required a cPanel license of any kind, but that’s about to change. What is DNSONLY? In case you aren’t familiar, DNSONLY is a free limited-feature cPanel & WHM server type. It allows server administrators to run nameservers on their own dedicated servers. DNSONLY servers also integrate perfectly with full-feature cPanel …

WooCommerce vs Shopify: Which Is Better For Your Store?

Struggling with how to choose between WooCommerce vs Shopify? If you’re planning to launch an ecommerce store, we’re almost certain that you’ve come across these two …

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Guider – A System Wide Linux Performance Analyzer

Guider is a free and opens source, powerful system-wide performance analysis tool written mostly in Python for Linux operating systems. It is designed to measure amount of system resource usage and to trace system...

Get Computer Hacker Professional Certification Bundle (5-Courses)

Take a dive into professional computer hacking today, with more than 60 hours of preparation towards CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), and more certification exams, in The Computer Hacker...

How to Check and Patch Meltdown CPU Vulnerability in Linux

Meltdown is a chip-level security vulnerability that breaks the most fundamental isolation between user programs and the operating system. It allows a program to access the operating system kernel’s and other programs’ private memory...

cPanel Transparency Initiatives

Transparency reports are customer driven: your customers want to know in what circumstances you might disclose their data to governments. Governments also want to know how you manage their requests. Because of this, transparency reports have increasingly become something that distinguishes great companies from good companies. Indeed, groups like the Electronic Frontier Foundation have begun to issue reports that award “stars” to companies based on their commitments to transparency. Why Transparency Reporting Matters When companies …

How to Control Systemd Services on Remote Linux Server

Systemd system and services manager can be controlled using the systemctl command line utility. It enables you to manage systemd locally or on a remote Linux machine over the SSH protocol. In this short...

10 Best WordPress Security Plugins to Lock out the Bad Guys

Before we dive into some WordPress security plugins, let’s start with an example. Say you buy a new house. This exciting new investment requires a hefty …

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Get SpiderOak ONE 2TB Cloud Storage: 1-Yr Subscription

Are you looking for a cloud storage service provider to store your private data? If so, then look no further than SpiderOak ONE, a secure, reliable backup to protect your most important files from...

How to Show Asterisks While Typing Sudo Password in Linux

Most applications normally display a feedback using asterisks (*******) when a user is typing a password, but on the Linux terminal, when a normal user runs the sudo command to gain super user privileges,...

How to Fix ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS on Your WordPress Site

We come across a lot of different errors here at Kinsta, and ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS (also known as a redirect loop) is one we see on a regular …

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Which Speed Testing Tool Should You Use For Your WordPress Site?

Which Speed Testing Tool Should You Use For Your WordPress Site?

Measuring the loading time of your WordPress site is a critical step in optimizing for speed. You have to know how your site is performing to understand where the bottlenecks are and to measure the impact of optimizations you’re making, or the content you add to your site. There are numerous tools available for measuring the performance of your site, each of them providing a different result, which is understandably confusing. Which one is “right”?

So which speed testing tool should you use? The real answer is that it depends on what you want to measure in how much detail you want to measure it.

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