NGINX vs Apache: What sets them apart

Apache and Ngnix are two of the most popular open source web servers today. These web servers power most of the websites hosted over the internet and can handle a vast variety of workload. Although it may seem like these two are similar and provide the same output, they differ in their performance and working. In this article, we will cover the basics of these two web servers and the difference between Apache and Nginx that set them apart. Apache: Apache HTTP Server or Apache as it is usually called was created in the year 1995 by Robert McCool. It […]

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Migrating your website from HTTP to HTTPS

When it comes to websites on the internet, security is of utmost importance and with Google announcing HTTPS as a ranking signal moving your website from HTTP to HTTPS has become crucial. This post covers the basic difference between HTTP and HTTPS, the reasons to migrate and the steps to follow. HTTP vs HTTPS HTTP stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol, it is used for communication purpose on the world wide web (www). HTTPS on the other hand, is the secure version of HTTP, HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure. The data sent over the communication channel that is established therefore is secure. […]

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15 ways to secure LAMP based VPS and Dedicated Web Servers

The Internet has given us the power to buy goods, make payments etc instantly from the comfort of our own homes. However along with these benefits, there is an underlying cyber security threat at hand. It was recently revealed that more than 360 million stolen credit card accounts were up for sale on the cyber black market. With several similar incidents like this coming to the fore in the past, it is essential to ensure that you keep critical information about your customers’ secure and save yourself millions of dollars in consumer lawsuits. We at ResellerClub have put together a […]

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How to check if IonCube Loader is installed on Linux Server

Starting today, we’re introducing a series of posts through which we intend to bring you the latest updates from our developers and tech experts. This corner will give you an insider’s view on the new features around the corner, useful tips and tricks and all the techie gossip at ResellerClub! For the first installment of the series, we’re tackling a very common aspect of most hosting queries – Extensions that are available on Servers. As many of you may know, on IIS systems it is not always possible to figure out what libraries are supported, whereas it is much simpler on […]

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