Setting up a fast + secure WordPress server

As you know this website is no slouch. It’s also running on an incredibly cheap virtual server provided by VirtWire ( but you’re interested in getting a cheap WordPress site running? Well, that part is easy. This guide is for those who want a cheap, easy to maintain and fast + secure Linux server to […]

My UFB installation

I’ve been waiting for this moment for around 3 months – had a total of 16 bookings of different dates with promises to get UFB but in the end my ISP (2degrees) got a little sick of me waiting so they ensured I got an install at a date that worked for me. At first […]

Consuming Electricity like a baus

So everyone who has some form of responsibility knows about those pesky, uncontrollable things called power bills and I for one have had a number of bad experiences with many different power providers large and small… So, I decided to try something a little different and I must say in the couple of months with […]

Cloudflare + Site Security

I am a big believer in Cloudflare for site security however many people out there activate Cloudflare for server security without thinking about their own infrastructure still leaving them open to attack so here is a simple, but effective guide on how to to secure things just a little more if you’re using Cloudflare. For starters, all my guides are written […]