Install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

If you scan the web today, you’ll see webmasters installing and using Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2 or Nginx and MariaDB with PHP support… This post is going to show you how to use Lighttpd HTTP server instead… Lighttpd is a secure, fast and flexibly HTTP server with a small memory footprint compared […]

Install Drupal on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Lighttpd HTTP Server, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

You’ll usually see webmasters installing Drupal on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2 or Nginx and MariaDB with PHP support… This post is going to show you how to use Lighttpd HTTP server instead… Lighttpd is a  secure, fast and flexibly HTTP server with a small memory footprint compared to other web-servers… Its event-driven architecture is optimized […]

Install WordPress on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

In many cases, you’re going to see webmasters installing WordPress on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2 or Nginx and MariaDB with PHP support… Well, this post shows you how to use an alternative HTTP server called Lighttpd HTTP server instead… Lighttpd is a  secure, fast and flexibly HTTP server with a small memory footprint compared […]

Install Lighttpd HTTP Server on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

In many cases, you’re going to see webmasters using Apache2 or Nginx with PHP and MariaDB to create a LAMP or LEMP stack… Well, this post shows you how to use an alternative HTTP server called Lighttpd HTTP server instead… Lighttpd is a  secure, fast and flexibly HTTP server with a small memory footprint compared […]

Install WordPress on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

When Ubuntu 18.04 LTS was released, the first chance I had was to install it on my lab computer running VMware Workstation Pro… the steps below is how I got WordPress with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support…. In many cases, you’re going to see webmasters installing WordPress on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Apache2 or […]

Setup Lighttpd Web Server with PHP Supports on Ubuntu Servers

If you’re going to be developing any PHP application, you’re mostly going to need PHP server scripts installed. PHP is an open source server scripting language use for creating dynamic, powerful web applications and websites. PHP is a widely-used, free, and efficient alternative to competitors such as Microsoft’s ASP. This brief tutorial is going to […]

Installing WordPress with Lighttpd, MySQL PHP Support on Ubuntu 17.04

Recently we showed students and new users how to install Lighttpd with MySQL and PHP support on Ubuntu 17.04. We also said Lighttpd is an event-based webserver alternative to Nginx, and because of its small memory footprint, it’s a great for high traffic websites on low end servers. This brief tutorial is going to show […]

Install Lighttpd with PHP7 and MySQL Support on Ubuntu 17.04

Lighttpd is a secure, fast and event-based web server alternative to Nginx. It can be used to serve up pages for high-traffic websites. It also has very small memory footprint which makes it a great webserver for busy websites on low-end systems. This brief tutorial is going to show you how to install Lighttpd with […]