How to Install PHP In CentOS 7

How To Install PHP In CentOS 7 PHP is a very popular open-source scripting language that is ideal for web based development. It is executed on the server side and is used in a variety of websites/web based applications. PHP is also an integral part of a LAMP stack, a widely used method to host…

How to Install Virtualmin (CentOS 7)

What Is Virtualmin? Virtualmin is a Webmin module that is typically used to manage multiple virtual hosts through a single interface, similar to cPanel. It supports multiple functions such as creating/managing Apache virtual hosts, MySQL database creation/management, generating DNS zones, managing mailboxes, and much more.   How Do I Install Virtualmin On CentOS 7? This…

How to Download and Install Software (CentOS 7)

Typically, when you think of downloading or installing software on a computer, doing so using an installation wizard with a GUI probably comes to mind. However, on a Linux based server installing software through the command line is the preferred way. It may seem a bit daunting at first, however, the focus of this article…

Create a sudo user (CentOS 7)

In some cases when you execute commands on your server or computer they need to be executed with root privileges. However you may not have access to the root account itself or you may have that type of access limited on your server for security reasons. This is where the sudo command comes in to…

Guide on How To Setup LEMP Stack on CentOS 7 (Nginx, MySQL, PHP)

Setup LEMP Simply put, a LEMP stack is a convenient way of bundling  open source software that enables a server to host web apps as well as ever-evolving websites. Centered around the Linux operating system, LEMP stands for Linux, Nginx (replacing the Apache server), MySQL (which acts as the database storage), and it’s dynamic  content…

How to Install BIND on CentOS 6 & 7

What is BIND? BIND is generally the default and most popular DNS software that is used across various Linux distributions. BIND is used to translate domain names to their assigned IP address which ensures the domain is resolvable across the internet. In this article we will cover how to install BIND in a CentOS 6…

Creating Cron Jobs (CentOS Web Panel)

CentOS Web Panel allows users and administrators to create and run Cron jobs as needed. The administrator can create a cron job for any user in the administrator panel. Users can only make cron jobs for their own account.   Running Cron Jobs as an Administrator   Login to  your administrator panel Search cron under…

CentOS Web Panel Antivirus Scan

Sometimes you need to run a virus scan on your server to make sure your files are not infected with files that can compromise you site. CentOS Web Panel comes with an Antivirus Scanner that you can run to check your files on your account.   Running the Scan   Login to your CentOS Web…

Installing WordPress on CentOS-WebPanel

You might want to install WordPress if you are using your CentOS Web Panel so that you can build your website using this popular application.   Installing WordPress   Login to the user account control panel that you would like the WordPress on Go to addons and select WordPress Select the Protocol, Domain, and what directory…

Creating a User Account in CentOS Web Panel

What is a CentOS Web Panel Account? CentOS Web Panel (CWP) is similar to other control panels in that your main/root account controls the various global aspects of a server, and user accounts manage the websites, and website specific settings for the domains created under the account.  The best analogy would be that a Panel…