Kevin C Pirnie

Top   Development Tips    

High Performance WordPress and Server – Part II – Theme Development
Jun 12 2016 Kevin P

High Performance WordPress and Server – Part II – Theme Development

In part I, I walked you through my server setup to achieve a 1 second load time for my site.  It is a WordPress site, with a custom theme I developed. I gandered at the possibility of by-passing WordPress’s front-end engine, however, I found myself needing some of the built-in functionality WordPress offers.  Items like custom […] Read More
High Performance WordPress and Server – Part I – Server Setup
Jun 10 2016 Kevin P

High Performance WordPress and Server – Part I – Server Setup

I have successfully managed to get under a 1 second load time on my WordPress site, While getting 250 concurrent users over a 1 minute test period.  (Source: https://gtmetrix.com/reports/kevinpirnie.com/I858GlQs & https://loader.io/tests/f3cb1673bbecf7176954d39be612f838) This was done with a combination of items, stemming from the server install up to WordPress theme development.  Here is how I did it, […] Read More
Cpanel Nginx Install and Configuration
Jun 04 2015 Kevin P

Cpanel Nginx Install and Configuration

Install & Configure Nginx on Existing Cpanel Servers cd /usr/local/src wget http://nginxcp.com/latest/nginxadmin.tar tar xf nginxadmin.tar cd publicnginx ./nginxinstaller install Once installation completes, login to WHM for that server Scroll past ConfigServer Security&Firewall to see Nginx Admin and click it Add the 0 */1 * * * /usr/sbin/tmpwatch -am 1 /tmp/nginx_client to crontab -e on the server Click ‘Configuration Editor‘ Copy/Paste into the field […] Read More
Backup Procedure and Script for SQL Server
May 15 2015 Kevin P

Backup Procedure and Script for SQL Server

This procedure and script are meant for use in situations where your SQL server may not have SQL Agent installed, and used for backing up a database Read More

Wordpress Hosting, Development, ManagementContact Me Now