Install a Lets Encrypt SSL Certificate

Install a Let's Encrypt SSL certificate on a cloud server with Plesk

Let's Encrypt is a free, automated SSL certificate Authority. Using Let's Encrypt is a fast, free way to obtain an SSL certificate for your website. With Plesk, you can create and deploy a Let's Encrypt SSL certificate with just a few clicks. For any Cloud Server with Plesk, administrative functions like adding an SSL certificate should always be done using the Plesk interface.

Node.js for a website with Apache on Ubuntu

Node.js for a website with Apache on Ubuntu

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime environment which lets you easily build server-side applications. This tutorial will explain how to set up a Cloud Server running Ubuntu 16.04 so that Node.js scripts run as a service, and configure the Apache server to make the script accessible from the web.

Change the PHP version on a Plesk server

Change the PHP Version on a Plesk Server

Learn how to change the PHP version for a server with Plesk. This tutorial includes instructions on how to find the PHP version your Plesk server is using, change to a different PHP version, and install a different PHP version if necessary.

CMYK colours

CMYK – the secret to four colours

What is special about CMYK colours and what distinguishes them from RGB colours? CMYK uses four colours: C for cyan, M for magenta, Y for yellow and K for black, the first letters of which make up the abbreviation. The physical principle of subtractive colour mixing in CMYK is fundamentally different from RGB and enables high colour fidelity on printed media. Read on to find out more.

Website ideas

Website ideas: finding them and putting them into practice

To bring a business idea to life, good ideas for a website are at the top on every business owner’s agenda. But what actually makes a good website, and where can you find ideas for your own website? Beyond that, how do you turn a website into a meaningful, sales-boosting platform? In this article we provide tips and clear examples for designing your own website.

Trello alternatives

The best Trello alternatives: An overview

Trello is one of the most popular project management tools and offers a clear overview of projects and tasks in a Kanban board. But the software’s simple design and features easily reach their limits when it comes to more complex projects. That’s why it’s well worth looking into the Trello alternatives out there and how they differentiate from the original. Here, we’ll introduce you to six...

Websites

IONOS Website Guide: website advice for all

A website isn’t just a website – these days, there are countless ways to create an online presence in a way that matches your expectations. The ‘Websites’ section of the IONOS Digital Guide offers detailed information about creating, managing, and optimising websites as well as facts and general background information on the World Wide Web. For a closer look, you can also explore one of several subcategories about different topics. Here, we present website advice for everyone, from mere enthusiasts to qualified professionals.

What’s in the IONOS Website Guide?

The ‘Websites’ section is one of six main categories in the IONOS Digital Guide. ‘Websites’ is then broken down into four further subcategories: ‘Website creation, ‘Web design’, ‘Web development’, and ‘Digital law’. While ‘Website creation’ focuses primarily on the technical aspects of internet sites, ‘Web design’ articles look at the optical makeup of content, in particular the use of text, images, and responsive displays through HTML or CSS. ‘Web development’ covers the use of scripting languages, like PHP or JavaScript, as well as specific tools for the development of internet services. But basic information about the standards and trends of website development can also be found here. The subcategory ‘Digital law’ presents online laws and practices, like image usage rights and privacy policies.

Website advice for beginners, advanced users, and professionals

The Website Guide serves as an information portal for small and medium-sized companies, along with developers, web designers, technology lovers, and general internet enthusiasts. Many articles on the IONOS Digital Guide require little background knowledge, though some are also aimed at more experienced users. Beginners can enjoy posts on topics like ‘What exactly is a website?’, ‘The basics for modern web development’, or ‘How are websites accessed?’, while more advanced readers can broaden their knowledge of specific topics with comprehensive articles and tutorials. So whether you are a novice, an advanced user, or a professional: our handy Website Guide has plenty of useful tips and tricks to help you become an expert on the World Wide Web.


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