With my DreamHost account coming up for renewal in five days, I decided to cut my costs and try out using a Digital Ocean VPS. I tried this earlier in the year, but ran into some problems and decided to switch back. Now I’m giving it a shot again. We’ll see how this goes.
I’ve decided to go back to a shared hosting environment for now with my sites. I just don’t have the time to properly maintain a VPS server. Plus my Dreamhost account is paid up through November. In November I’ll re-evaluate my options.
I’m pleased to announce that my web site / blog now has a new home. I have consolidated my domains from and breakingbrickwalls.net to chris.gonyea.com. Additionally, this is now hosted on a Digital Ocean VPS. Consolidating Domains I’ve been blogging now for about 12 years, with archives dating back 10 years. In the past, whenever I wanted […]
A few updates since I last wrote a couple of months ago: Been extremely busy at work. Site is now running on Dreamhost again (but of course still using DynDNS Custom for DNS) after about a year and a half on my own server. This site should be much faster now and have fewer quirks. […]