Improving Time to First Byte TTFB

Improving Time to First Byte TTFB

Improve TTFB for Magento and WordPress aMiSTACX July 2018 – Seems of late that TTFB is the focus of many. Well for aMiSTACX it is important, but not the Golden Grail of high performance stack building. We prefer overall speed and reliability to just how fast TTFB can be. [Reminds me of a post on […]

Migrate WordPress from HTTP to HTTPS

Migrate WordPress from HTTP to HTTPS

Getting your WordPress site over to HTTPS is essential these days. Not just for security and public awareness, but also SEO ranking appears to be gravitating towards HTTPS as a requirement. To switch WordPress over from HTTP to HTTPS literally should take under 5 minutes! Of course, that is assuming you are using aMiSTACX, and […]

Scalable WordPress 4.9.6 WooCommerce PHP 7.2

Scalable WordPress 4.9.6 WooCommerce PHP 7.2

Turnkey WordPress 4.9.6 w/ WooCommerce and PHP 7.2 Our fastest WordPress stack yet ! New WordPress aMiSTACX F1 series high performance stack series features PHP 7.2! The upgrade to PHP 7.2 offers an average of a 7% – 11% increase of performance over PHP 7.1. Speed Test Pingdom Speed Test GTMetrix No Speed Plugins! No […]

aMiSTACX – Database Connection

aMiSTACX – Database Connection

This article applies to aMiSTACX deployments, and is not meant to replace our admin guide that is provided with the stack. There are several possibilities on db connections for administration purposes. In this article, we will outline GUI phpMyadmin usage for both LAMP/LEMP. Depending on the version of your stack and the flavor – LAMP […]

How to reset your WordPress URLs

How to reset your WordPress URLs

Applies to [aMiSTACX]. Sometimes you just need to update your WordPress store URLs because you are unable to access the website or the admin panel. Sometimes you just need to confirm what the WordPress URLs are. Luckly for aMiSTACX users this process will take only a few minutes. All you need to do is access […]

CMS Permissions Reset

CMS Permissions Reset

[For aMiSTACX only] One of the most plaguing issues with Magento when installing a new module or theme is to pay attention to permission changes for files and folders. This normally leads to compile errors, white screens, and/or module install failures. To resolve permission conflicts simply keep these two commands handy and use them for […]