Wordpress: load tests to check server performances

In the previous post I described how you can tune nginx to keep memory on your server. But, with any tune configuration, you can't chose a value without retest later your server/app performances: have a "larger" configuration means you are using more resources than the real need; but use a "smaller" configuration means a poor user experience, like…

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Wordpress + Nginx + php-fpm on OVH VPS

I recently purchased a VPS Classic from OVH to migrate my blog. Worked good on my previous host service, but was a shared service that means sometimes the access time to a page was too long (very very long!). A difference on a VPS (Virtual Private Server) comparing to a simple host service, is that you need to manage all the server stuffs: it is a…

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Wordpress: Block automatically user creation in OneAll Social Plugin

Today I tested the OneAll social plugin. The only think I noticed that I don't like too much (at least on my personal blog) is that there is no way to lock the automatic user registration. That means a user can, with a social account, create a user for my blog, and, even if he has no right to accomplished operations on the blog... I don't want it!!…

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