SANGKRIT.net not only offers you Managed and Fully Managed servers but it also lets you subscribe self-managed server option which is only recommended for command line experts. Because self-managed servers are without a control panel such as cPanel, Plesk, or Simple Control Panel.
These self-managed servers do not have phpMyAdmin installed which is used for managing MySQL databases. So in order to manage databases, you are required to use the SSH command line to import .SQL backup files.
This post guides you through importing MySQL databases via SSH.
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An increased time to 1st byte means your website is running too many SQL queries or non-optimized SQL queries which can also include server-side calls to third-party APIs.
If you’re a WordPress user, there are a number of plugins you can check out to decrease the number of database queries and speed up your website. And if you are not using WordPress then you need to check and optimize your database then use some website cache functionality. For this, you may buy expert’s support via firstname.lastname@example.org on per hour per terminal basis. Continue reading What Is Increased Time To 1st Byte? How It Affects Your Website’s Speed?
Not generally but many a times website owners require knowing their hostname and server IP address, it is only useful in certain situations like many security plugins and SSL certificate extensions asks you for your IP and host information to set up configuration settings and there are many more reasons.
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Unlike to SANGKRIT.net’s hosting accounts, there are many hosting providers who give you a limited amount of MySQL databases and resources. So in this tutorial we will be telling you how you can run multiple WordPress installations on a single MySQL database. Yes, a single database can run multiple websites including single and multisite WordPress installations or even you can also run other CMS application like Mediawiki with in that. Let us see how.
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Generally there are two ways webmasters use for optimization database tables, some do it via phpMyAdmin which works from your webserver or your web hosting account and the other way is using a database optimization plugin which is more easy and user friendly way. There are hundreds of database optimization plugins available in WordPress plugin repository which confuses the new WordPress users.
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With PHP/MySQL CPU performance statistics WordPress plugin you can check your CPU performance of your PHP and MySQL database time to time right from your WordPress admin area dashboard.
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WPDBTotalCleaner is the new WordPress plugin which provides you a very easy way to clean up unnecessary Database tables from your WordPress site. The plugin is simple, lightweight and is compatible with bot single and multisite WordPress installations.
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We have already discussed about changing your website domain name or URL by editing functions.php file and by editing wp-config.php file. Now this tutorial explains you how you can update your website web address to new one (when you are migrating your website to a new domain) directly by updating your WordPress site’s MySQL database.
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Thinking of migrating your blog to WordPress, here are 5 cool plugins that can help you doing that in a better and easy way possible and ofcourse I am takling about WordPress.Org self hosted blog not WordPress.Com. If you are migrating your blog from Blogger then you must read this post.
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WordPress developers launched WordPress.Com’s debug bar for Self Hosted WordPress Blogs . It adds a debug menu to WP admin bar that shows query, cache, and other helpful debugging information. Good for developers.
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Display your host’s PHP, MySQL & Memcached (if installed) information on your WordPress site dashboard.
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Yes you can access PhpMyAdmin section for managing your WordPress site’s MySQL database direct from your WP admin area dashboard.
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Sometimes when you activate any wrong conflicting plugin, your WordPress admin section disappears. You can easily overcome this by three different methods discussed here.
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You can make WordPress to automatically repair your site’s database. Open wp-config.php file (present in your site’s root directory) and add the following code, just above the Happy Blogging line:
Keeping a backup of your WordPress site keeps your content safe. Know how to complete backup your WP site including backup of wp-content directory, plugins, themes etc.
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GRANT command is be used for giving privilege to any user for accessing database.
GRANT PRIVILEGES ON DATABASE OBJECTS TO USER@HOST IDENTIFIED BY ‘PASSWORD’;
For granting privilege to user admin Use:
GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON *.* TO ‘admin@localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘secret’;
For specifying the username and password which is used while staring MySQL is:
mysql –h hostname –u username –p password
When you don’t want users to access any other database tables then replace* (as shown below) with database name of that particular user whom you want to limit access to other database tables:
GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON ‘store’.* TO ‘admin@localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘secret’;
Run given command with root permission. In the given command ‘store’ correlates to the name of database to which the privileges are assigned.
For showing all database:
In case you need to filter database by name:
SHOW DATABASES LIKE ‘pattern’;
For complex filtering of database use WHERE Clause:
SHOW DATABASES WHERE conditions;
With WHERE clause one can use regular expressions like ‘<‘ and ‘>’ operators, string functions etc. for filtering records returned by SHOW DATABASES.