Laravel Forge WordPress

Migrating BlogVault backup via SSH

BlogVault is one of my favorite tools. It makes daily backups quick and painless. Laravel Forge and DigitalOcean make server setup and maintenance a breeze. The only downside is Forge configures servers without password access, so “migrating” a website to a DigitalOcean server requires a few hoops to jump through, like configuring a public key […]

Drupal Development Resources

Drupal 7 Backup and Migrate to DigitalOcean

Backing up to the DigitalOcean is easier than ever with their S3 clone called “Spaces”. Spaces are essentially S3 buckets. Since it’s an S3 compatible service, you can use the existing Amazon S3 libraries. Unlike Amazon, Spaces is available for a flat fee of $5/mo for up to 250GB. Additional data is only $.02 per […]