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"AWS S3” Pricing (Calculator & Sample Plan)

AWS S3 Pricing (Calculator & Sample Storage Configuration)

In this article, we’ll focus on the cost of the AWS S3 storage solution. (Hint: It’s CHEAP!) There are basically three factors that determine the total cost of using S3: the amount of... read more »
By: Ryan Frankel, 1/11/2018
JavaScript: Remove Element from an Array

JavaScript: How to Remove an Element from an Array

Removing elements from a JavaScript array is a common programming paradigm that developers often run into. As with a lot of things JavaScript, this isn’t as simple as it probably should be.... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 6/19/2018
5 Basic Tips to Using Regular Expressions (RegEx) in Varnish

5 Basic Tips to Using Regular Expressions (RegEx) in Varnish

Even though Varnish is an extremely popular tool out of the box, you will quickly find you will need to customize it for the intricacies of your site. Whether it be passing search box results,... read more »
By: Ryan Frankel, 6/1/2018
How to Install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu

Need to Install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu? — Learn How

The MySQL database system is the most popular, open-source, relational database. Many other projects, including WordPress, are backed by a MySQL database and rely on its extensive feature list... read more »
By: Jacob Nicholson, 1/28/2019
How to With Git: Rename Branch

Lessons in Git: Branch Rename

A good Git workflow should make use of branches for feature development, so you don’t clutter up your master branch with every change you make to your code. Learning how to rename a... read more »
By: Jacob Nicholson, 10/9/2015
How to Install Gearman on Ubuntu 14.04

Install Gearman on Ubuntu 14.04 in 5 Simple Steps

Similar to our guide on installing Gearman on Ubuntu 12.04, this guide will get you all set up and running with Gearman on Ubuntu 14.04. In case you don’t know, Gearman is a task runner and... read more »
By: Ryan Frankel, 6/1/2018
Where to Find Free Node.js Hosting — Top 8 Hosts

We Review 2020's Best Free & Cheap Node.js Hosting Services

Fans of the developer-friendly JavaScript platform may already know where to find free Node.js hosting — but where do you go as your app needs to grow? If you’re just starting out,... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 6/24/2020
7 Easy Steps to Install Go (Golang) on Ubuntu

Install Go (Golang) on Ubuntu — In Just 7 Simple Steps!

Installing Go (Golang) can be tricky on Ubuntu. The repositories for versions 12.04 and 14.04 are dated and install an older version of Go. Luckily, there is a tool called the Go Version Manager... read more »
By: Ryan Frankel, 6/19/2018
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