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How to setup DJANGO application on CyberPanel/OpenLiteSpeed

How to setup DJANGO application on CyberPanel/OpenLiteSpeed

DJANGO is a web application framework built with Python. DJANGO seen a tremendous growth recently, and a lot of developers are moving towards this framework. DJANGO official slogan says “the web framework for perfectionists with deadlines”. CyberPanel is also built on top of DJANGO framework, apart from that Instagram also uses DJANGO framework. OpenLiteSpeed recently added support to run DJANGO applications at VHOST level. Now there is no need to reverse proxy your DJANGO application to gunicorn server. This also…

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Learn why people are moving their WordPress setups to CyberPanel

Learn why people are moving their WordPress setups to CyberPanel

CyberPanel is a web hosting control panel based on OpenLiteSpeed. As of July 2018, WordPress is the most used content management system (~60% by w3techs survey). WordPress contains a lot of PHP code which means sometimes it is resource heavy on the server. This is why people move towards cache plugins. Cache plugins are a big relief for resource-heavy WordPress websites, but there are too many plugins to choose from. So choosing the right WordPress cache plugin is not an easy…

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Setup External SMTP on Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Setup External SMTP on Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

If you are using Google Cloud Platform then you might already know that Google blocks SMTP port 25. Even if you set up your mail server somewhere else, you can not use SMTP port 25 in your web applications. And Google also discourages setting up mail services on GCP and recommend to use their third-party partners.  In case you are planning to set up your own mail server, this guide is for you. First, you need to follow the guide…

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Achieve 10/10 Email score with CyberPanel!

Achieve 10/10 Email score with CyberPanel!

Sending emails to the inbox is always a tricky thing for even experienced system administrators, running a healthy email server requires great attention. I will be mostly talking about transactional emails in this article, even though it can be applied to marketing emails. Some companies process a large number of transactional emails on daily basis (in millions).  Transaction emails involve: Account Confirmation Emails (while registration). Password Reset Emails (When you forgot the password for some reason). Purchase confirmation emails. and…

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How to Setup CakePHP on CyberPanel/OpenLiteSpeed!

How to Setup CakePHP on CyberPanel/OpenLiteSpeed!

As we’ve already discussed that many people are now using CyberPanel for development/testing, and CakePHP is another popular and stable PHP frameworks that people love to develop their applications in.  Earlier we saw how we can setup CodeIgniter, Laravel and Symfony application on CyberPanel. In this article we will see on how to setup CakePHP environment for either development or production use. With CodeIgniter we didn’t have to use Composer, but unfortunately we will have to use Composer to create…

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How to write Rewrite rules for OpenLiteSpeed!

How to write Rewrite rules for OpenLiteSpeed!

Notice: If you are running version v1.7.0 or above please read this thread as well. OpenLiteSpeed follows apache style rewrite rules but with a slight difference. However to add rewrite rules you have to go to Webadmin console which ships with OpenLiteSpeed. Inside Webadmin console you can also specify a file from where OpenLiteSpeed can pick rewrite rules for that specific virtual host (domain name). To specify the file you can use this syntax:

Here rewriteFile defines the path…

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How to use CyberPanel as DNS Only Server!

How to use CyberPanel as DNS Only Server!

Normally CyberPanel comes with Web server (OpenLiteSpeed), FTP (Pure-FTPd), Mail Server and DNS Server (Power DNS). If you are planning to set up a dedicated DNS server for your company, you can use CyberPanel to only host your DNS and unload any other extra software that comes with CyberPanel. In this article, we will see how we can do just that. Step 1: Install CyberPanel! For now, CyberPanel does not have a DNS only installer, so you need to normally…

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How to register private name servers on Namecheap or Godaddy with CyberPanel!

How to register private name servers on Namecheap or Godaddy with CyberPanel!

Registering private nameservers can be done very quickly and with ease. As you transition from a shared hosting environment where all you had to do was add the hosts nameservers in your domain registrars panel, to your own VPS or dedicated server where you will need your own nameservers, it is important that you understand how nameservers work and why it is important to set them up. Nameservers are at no cost to you, all you need is a domain…

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