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Archive for June, 2020

Let’s Encrypt for free

Thursday, June 25th, 2020 by Helge
le-logo-standardWhat is Let's Encrypt and why would you need it:  Let's Encrypt is a non-profit certificate authority run by Internet Security Research Group (ISRG). It is a SSL certificate which  protects your customers  information – such as passwords, usernames, and credit card numbers. Furthermore, your user can see the green lock icon on their browser and know you run a protection for your pages. Last but not least, SSL certificates are also one of the factors search engines, such as Google, use to determine where a website appears in search results. Servage offers Let's Encrypt for free. To get your free Let's Encrypt, do the following: log in to your Servage account go to go ...

WordPress command line – Part 2

Thursday, June 18th, 2020 by Helge
In our latest blog (click HERE to read), we informed you about WP-Cli. We gave you a brief overview and an explanation how to use the Wordpress command line in combination with your Servage Webhosting account.  Basically, wp-cli-logo-inverted WP-CLI makes it easer to manage Wordpress from shell. This is helpful if you want to do your tasks on command line and it is faster too.  Below  are some examples of what you can do with that tool. Please ensure that you run all of the following commands in the folder where WordPress is installed. You need to navigate to that folder in your SSH and run these commands. To see WP-CLI's ...

WordPress command line

Thursday, June 11th, 2020 by Helge
7HbihNpFWork on your Wordpres via command line - saves time & increasing fun! Did you know? WP-CLI is the official command line tool for interacting with and managing your WordPress sites. The idea  is that it allows you to interact with, and manage, WordPress sites via a command line interface. According  to the official documentation, it's a command line alternative to using the traditional WordPress admin user interface. There are many things you can perform with that tool such as take backups, perform database operations, publish content, manage WP-Cron jobs, and perform hundreds of other tasks. How to Install WP-CLI Step 1 Make sure that your Wordpress is meeting the requirements, ...

Servage control panel – Websitebuilder Part 2

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020 by Helge
designIn the last blog, we gave you a general overview about our websitebuilder. In this blog, we like to explain some features of that tool more detailed. However, in case of questions or remarks, you are of course always welcome to contact our support via ticket or live chat. Start using the sitebuilder with installing it on one of your host. The guideline for that, can be found HERE. As soon as the installation is complete go to "Domains and Websites" -> "Sidebuilder" to find the "Admin" button. Push that button to enter the editor. In the design step you can adjust your template by selecting colors and fonts to ...