How to List Installed PHP / PHP-FPM Extensions on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Few days ago I decided to upgrade PHP 7.2 to PHP 7.3 and all related extensions that are installed with PHP 7.2 supporting my WordPress websites and blogs… I wanted to upgrade only currently installed extensions that were in use with PHP 7.2.. If you find yourself in similar situation, refer the steps below… This […]

PHP 7.3.3 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

The PHP development team has announced the release of PHP 7.3.3 along with PHP 7.2.16 and PHP 7.1.27… These releases fixed many bugs in all three versions… Since PHP 7.3 is much more stable, this post focuses on that version.. If you’re running PHP 7.1 or 7.2 you should consider looking into upgrading to PHP […]

Switch WordPress PHP 7.1-FPM to PHP 7.2-FPM to PHP 7.3-FPM with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

WordPress 5.0 and up comes with PHP 7.3-FPM support… If you’re running older versions of PHP-FPM, you can use the steps below to upgrade PHP to 7.3-FPM with Nginx HTTP server running WordPress CMS… Although WordPress 5.0.1 support PHP 7.3-FPM, some themes and plugins may not… so you probably should make sure your themes and […]

PHP 7.3 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

The PHP development team has announced the release of PHP 7.3.0, which is the third update of the PHP 7 series and should be compatible with some PHP apps and scripts, including the latest WordPress…. PHP / PHP-FPM is a widely used, free, and efficient alternative to competitors such as Microsoft’s ASP…. Most popular content […]

Install PHP 7.3 / PHP 7.3-FPM with Apache2 / Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install or upgrade to PHP 7.3 /  PHP 7.3-FPM on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS servers with Apache2 and Nginx support.. If you’re going to be developing any PHP application, you’re mostly going to need PHP or PHP-FPM and related modules installed…. PHP / PHP-FPM  […]