Day: July 18, 2020

How to Set Up Basic HTTP Authentication in Apache

Basic HTTP authentication uses usernames and passwords to secure certain routes of your website. It’s commonly used to lock down admin panels and backend services, and—in conjunction with HTTPS—provides good security for web based resources. How Does HTTP Authentication Work? Basic HTTP authentication protects certain resources or routes with a […]

How to Configure Your DNS

Shutterstock / visual generation DNS records are used to translate addresses that humans can understand (like google.com) to IP addresses that computers can understand (like 64.233.191.255). For your site to function properly, you need to make sure that your DNS configuration is in order. What do all these records mean? […]