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Articles in the #selfhost series (14)

📔 Uses (last updated 10 April 2022)

Software, tools, systems I use

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📔 Selfhosting (last updated 9 April 2022)

Things I host and run myself, and some ramblings.

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📝 Self-hosting apps and services using Traefik reverse proxy 9 April 2022

I often talk about self-hosting on this blog, and I'm certainly a big fan of being able to control my own data and systems wherever possible…

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📝 Interacting with a Nextcloud instance deployed with Docker 28 January 2022

If you've ever run your own Nextcloud before, you may have noticed screens like the following in your instance's settings pages. Nextcloud…

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📝 Moving my Matrix identity to Element One 15 December 2021

For as long as I've been using Matrix I've hosted my own homeserver on my own VPS and at my own domain. Why I chose to move I previously…

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📝 Nextcloud for photos: using cheaper object storage 11 December 2021

Some people may remember my quest a few months back to find a good alternative to Google Photos for image storage and backup. At the time, I…

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📝 Server back-ups with Restic 27 November 2021

A while ago I posted about how I back-up my personal servers to Backblaze B2. That approach involved adding all of the files and directories…

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📝 Syncing RSS feeds with FreshRSS 12 July 2021

I enjoy reading my RSS feeds across my devices - whether it's on my phone when out and about, my Mac in between bouts of work, or my iPad…

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📝 Self-host your web searches with Whoogle 24 June 2021

Google and DuckDuckGo It's common knowledge that part of Google's business model is to use the data it knows about you, your searches, and…

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📝 How I back-up my personal server 18 May 2021

For a couple of years now I have been using a self-hosted Nextcloud as a replacement for iCloud and Google Drive. I won't go into the…

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📝 Self-hosted notes and to-do lists 9 May 2021

In this post I will talk a little about how I handle my digital notes and to-do lists. In the spirit of my last post on data sovereignty…

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📝 Running your own Matrix homeserver 22 March 2021

Why use decentralised communication services Centralised communication services, such as Telegram, Signal, and Whatsapp, offer convenient…

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📝 Using Monica to Help Manage your Personal Relationships 7 February 2021

Many people no longer feel comfortable using Facebook. Whether you were never a member to begin with or you've had an account but chosen to…

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📝 Out with the Old: Moving to Gitea 30 January 2021

If you've visited my geminispace (gemini://g.wilw.dev) you'll have noticed that I've recently been on a mission to decentralise the every…

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