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Server Manager Guide site is dedicated to news, reviews and guides for server management control panels such as cPanel/WHM, Plesk, DirectAdmin, CyberPanel, EasyEngine, VestaCP, Webinoly, Wordops & shell based menu panel, Centmin Mod LEMP stack.

The site is created and maintained by George Liu who develops and maintains Centmin Mod LEMP stack and has 16+ years experience in using cPanel/WHM and managing and optimising Linux servers for some of the largest online community forums on the internet and has a strong interesting in web site and server performance optimisations. You can see comparative benchmarks done in the past for Nginx HTTP/2 HTTPS benchmarks for Centmin Mod vs EasyEngine vs Webinoly vs VestaCP vs OneInStack.

With cPanel’s announced price increase and licensing changes, there’s an increased interest for alternative control panels. This site is to document such adventures and experience with various control panels including experiences for cPanel migrations to such alternative control panels.

This WordPress site is hosted on a Upcloud.com KVM VPS server running Centmin Mod Nginx, PHP-FPM, MariaDB MySQL on CentOS 7 64bit server paired with Cloudflare Business plan. The WordPress site was created using Centmin Mod’s centmin.sh menu option 22 automatic WordPress installer routine outlined here.

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