Posts tagged with: DreamHost

April 2019 Updates

It’s been a minute… It’s been a few months, actually. I originally intended to publish this update in February. But things happen, and I don’t want to get into all of that. If you’ve been following along, you know that my web host, WebFaction, got eaten up by GoDaddy, a truly horrible company. After a …read more…

The path back…

I’ve worked with a number of different web hosting companies over the years, but I was with DreamHost the longest. A few years ago, DreamHost started doing some wonky things (I won’t get into the details here, as I’ve discussed them enough elsewhere) and I decided to move. I found WebFaction almost by accident and immediately …read more…

S3cmd on Ubuntu with DreamObjects

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I use DreamObjects a lot: as low-cost online storage, as a CDN for large files (especially podcasts and image files), as a CDN for files I want to have access to from a lot of different locations, and as a place to store WordPress backups (using Ipstenu’s fantastic DreamObjects Backups plugin). The price is great …read more…

DreamObjects Backups

I’ve been with a number of hosts over the years, but I have been with DreamHost the longest. They recently rolled out DreamObjects, which is their version of cloud-based storage. I tried it out (the price was right), but really couldn’t see myself using it, until I discovered the DreamObjects Backup plugin by Ipstenu. In …read more…