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Archive for July, 2015

Nginx Configuration for Textpattern

Textpattern is an elegant CMS. It is a free open source software that allows web developers, designers, and bloggers to publish their content within a clean and easy interface. One especially good thing about Textpattern is the fact that developers and designers have the ability to control all aspects of the XHTML and CSS from the […] Read more

Nginx Configuration For Concrete5

Concrete5 is a CMS that is becoming pretty popular as a WordPress alternative. It allows you to generate a web page without losing much time and with all of the common functions of the three most popular CMS: Joomla, Drupal and WordPress. Concrete5 is easy to set up and can be ready to use within a few […] Read more

Nginx Configuration For MRTG

MRTG means Multi Router Traffic Grapher. This is a tool to graph and analyze the traffic load on networks. MRTG generates static HTML pages with simple graphs in PNG format, so you can have a clear view of what’s happening inside your network. In this tutorial, you will find out how to install MRTG and configure Nginx to […] Read more

How To Block User Agents Using Nginx

Nginx offers many ways to block unwanted traffic. You can use allow/deny rules or set a password protected directory. You can also get rid of bad bots and avoid attacks from HTTP user agents with GET or POST requests. Following are some examples to protect websites from common illegitimate connections. What is the user agent? The user agent […] Read more