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Setup Let's Encrypt with Nginx

When I migrated my VPS (with Ubuntu) to an other host, I needed to setup Nginx again with Let's Encrypt but I always forget how to exactly do it. This blog post is aimed to describe in easy steps how to setup up Nginx with auto-renewing Let's Encrypt SSL …

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Retrieve submodules with Git

Yesterday I had a really difficult time with pulling in a submodule from an old git repository I had laying around. I thought a quick Google DuckDuckGo search would solve all my problems, but alas. There was a lot of outdated information that simply didn'…

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Never Forget Backups

Unfortunately DigitalOcean had a node failure yesterday in their AMS3 data center. And sadly my virtual machine running my blog was on there and I didn't have backups enabled. So all my data is permanently gone. Which is not a huge problem, because I only…

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