Drupal 9 is Released — How to Install | Upgrade on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

After almost 5 years in development, Drupal 9 is finally released. This post shows students and new users how to install or upgrade on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. If you’re reading this, then you may know a thing or two about Drupal. For those who don’ t know, Drupal, a free and open source content […]

Setup Drupal with Nginx and Let’s Encrypt Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Few days ago we told you that if you’re going to be starting a new Drupal website or blog, you should make sure it’s HTTPS compliant… That’s because websites that are respond to HTTPS only perform better than those that are not… Google and other search engines also rank HTTPS websites better than those that […]

How to Install Drupal with Apache2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

If you’re going to be building new Drupal websites these days, you’ll want to make sure they’re accessible over HTTPS… Websites that are primarily accessed over HTTPS perform better than those that do not… Google and other search engines also rank HTTPS websites better than those that do not offer that… Going forward, always build […]

How to Setup Drupal with Apache2 and Cloudflare CDN / SSL on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Just recently, we showed you how to install Drupal with Nginx and Cloudflare to enhance your website performance and protect it from bad actors.. To read that post, click here. Well, this post shows you how to get Drupal working with Apache2 HTTP server and Cloudflare.. For those who want to use Apache2 instead, they’re […]

How to Install Drupal with Nginx and Cloudflare CDN / SSL on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Drupal, a free open source content management system (CMS) works out of the box after installing… However, to give your audience and users the best experience you may want to consider using Cloudflare CDN, SSL and protection… And if you’re a student or new user who want to take advantage of all the great features […]

Critical Drupal Core Vulnerabilities Discovered — Here’s How to Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Two critical vulnerabilities have been discovered in Drupal Core and if you’re running it, you should immediately update your websites… These vulnerabilities exists in Drupal core: A remote code execution vulnerability exists in PHP’s built-in phar stream wrapper when performing file operations on an untrusted phar:// URI and Drupal core uses the third-party PEAR Archive_Tar library. This […]

Setup Drupal Latest from Github using Composer on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.2-FPM Support

Recently we showed you how to always install the latest version of Drupal from Github repository via Composer with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support… If you’re a fan of Nginx and want to run the same setup with Nginx instead of Apache2, continue below… For students and new users looking for help installing the […]

Install Drupal Latest from GitHub with Composer on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 Support

For students and new users looking for help installing the latest version of Drupal ( 8.6.0 ) from Github using Composer with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support, the steps below should be a great place to start… When you use Composer to install Drupal packages, you can easily upgrade from the commmand line with […]

Drupal 8.6.0 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Drupal 8.6.0 is now available! This is a significant update to the Drupal 8 core… and includes two new easy ways to install Drupal, a cooking magazine demo, oEmbed media support, stable upgrades for monolingual Drupal sites, a new media library and workspaces experimental modules, significant layout improvements, various REST fixes and testing improvements and more… […]