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07 Feb
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide to enable GZIP Compression using .htaccess

Getting low PageSpeed Score on the Testing Tools for your website? PageSpeed Test tool shows a suggestion tip to enable GZIP compression for your website to improve the PageSpeed Score? In this guide, we will show you how to enable GZIP Compression using .htaccess on your websites. Websites based on WordPress CMS are highly benefited […]

24 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide for letting memcached only listen on localhost

Are you concerned about the security while using memcached on your server with Railgun? There is a solution by letting memcached only listen on localhost i.e. 127.0.0.1 IP. Doing so, remote access is not possible with the memcached setup on your server. This will make your system one step ahead to security. This can be done with […]

21 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Force HTTPS on the Websites using .htaccess

Bought SSL for your domain and finished with the SSL installation? Now wondering how to force HTTPS on the Websites using .htaccess? Great find as your search will be complete with this guide. Today we will share a few .htaccess rules that can be used to Force HTTPS on the website with www version and non-version as […]

02 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Install LiteSpeed Cache Plugin in WordPress Website

Recently, we updated our servers to LiteSpeed Web Server for better performance and better resources management on the servers. There are few users who are highly concerned with the website load times and want to make use of caching mechanism using some plugin for their WordPress websites. Today we have good news for the users […]

09 Nov
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Difference between PHP-CGI and PHP-FPM

Confused to use PHP-CGI or PHP-FPM for your websites on your web server? We will share some information about PHP-CGI and PHP-FPM in this article. When running PHP through the web server, there are two distinct options: running it using PHP’s CGI, or running it as a PHP-FPM, for the web server. Let’s learn some […]

09 Nov
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide to Install LiteSpeed Web Server on cPanel/WHM Servers

LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS), is proprietary web server software. LiteSpeed Web Server is the leading high-performance, high-scalability web server from Litespeed technologies. It can be used to replace an existing Apache server without changing any other programs or operating system details, and without breaking anything. LSWS is compatible with commonly-used Apache features, including mod_rewrite, .htaccess, and mod_security. LSWS can […]

01 Sep
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide to Raise ulimit open files and MySQL open_files_limit

The operating system provides ways of limiting the amount of resource that can be used. Limits are set for each user but are applied separately to each process that is running for that user. Administering Unix servers can be a challenge, especially when the systems you manage are heavily used and performance problems reduce availability. Linux itself […]

08 Aug
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide to fix MySQL hangup problem in WHM/cPanel Server

Facing issues like the crashing of MySQL server and unable to restart due to connection timed out when restarting? This problem can occur when your website’s database is large and have high traffic. Due to this when you or WHM wants to restart the MySQL, it sticks there and throws the timeout error. Above stated problems […]

06 Aug
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Permanent redirect to https by using .htaccess

The following code will help you in redirecting your website to https://www.domainname.com This will also solve the canonical domain name issue which is good in terms of SEO too. The following code has to be copied in your .htaccess file lying in the root directory. If not, create on and paste the below code RewriteCond […]

04 Aug
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Add Leverage Browser Caching using .htaccess in WordPress

Are you getting a big yellow Leverage Browser Caching warning in Google PageSpeed Insights or Pingdom for your WordPress Tests? And have no clue how to remove the warning? Today we will explain what does Leverage Browser Caching mean and how to implement for your WordPress Website. Lets first learn a little about Browser Caching. Every time a […]