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Cloud Linux Server Hosting with ASPHostPortal.com :: How To Create and Manage Databases in MySQL and MariaDB on a Cloud Server

What are MySQL and MariaDB?

MySQL and MariaDB are relational database management systems. These tools can be used on your server to manage the data from many different programs. Both implement forms of the SQL querying language, and either can be used on a cloud server.

This guide will cover how to create a database using these tools. This is a fundamental skill needed to manage your data in an SQL environment. We will also cover several other aspects of database management.

For the purposes of this guide, we will be using an Ubuntu 12.04 server on a small server instance. However, everything should translate directly to other distributions.

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Linux Cloud Server 2014 Hosting – ASPHostPortal.com :: Installing and Using the Vim Text Editor on a Cloud Server

Introduction

One of the most powerful text editors accessible from the command line is the vim editor. Built on the foundation of “vi”, an editor dating back to 1976, vim adds additional functionality and power, while maintaining the editing style of its predecessor.

Installation

Due to vim’s wide-spread use on the Linux command line, it is available in almost every distribution’s default repositories.

On Ubuntu and Debian, use apt-get to install:

sudo apt-get install vim

On Fedora and CentOS, install with yum:

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Ubuntu Hosting with ASPHostPortal.com :: How To Install WordPress on Ubuntu 12.04

About WordPress

WordPress is a free and open source website and blogging tool that uses php and MySQL. It was created in 2003 and has since then expanded to manage 22% of all the new websites created and has over 20,000 plugins to customize its functionality.

Setup

The steps in this tutorial require the user to have root privileges. You can see how to set that up in the Initial Server Setup.
Before working with wordpress, you need to have LAMP installed on your virtual private server. If you don’t have the Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP stack on your VPS, you can find the tutorial for setting it up in the Ubuntu LAMP tutorial.

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Once you have the user and required software, you can start installing wordpress!

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