Hosting a website on a server with a control panel is one of the easiest tasks and can be accomplished in several clicks. Control panels are great for easy management of your server, but they require hardware resources and they set up your server with pre-setups which is drawback if you want to customize your server. Today we will learn how to host a website on VPS without any control panel installed. Enable Apache at boot then start it now, navigate to your IP address on your web browser, you will see the default page.
Install Web Server
Vesta Control Panel is simple and easy to use open source hosting control panel. It has simple and clean interface and lots of useful features that will help you to host your websites on your VPS. The installation is pretty easy and fast. You just need to download Vesta from the official website to your server and run the installation script. After the download is completed, make the script execute and execute it. This script will install the latest stable release of Vesta Control Panel. At the moment of writing this tutorial it is version 0. Before the installation starts, you will need to enter a valid email address and your hostname. This script will install all packages that are required by Vesta Control Panel, and the installation may take up to 15 minutes. For more information on how to use and configure Vesta Control Panel please check their official documentation.
Step to install VestaCP on VPS CentOS 7 64-bit
Centos Web Panel is an answer. All because with the help of Centos Web Panel, you do not need to install and configure applications that require manually. Enough with one command, then all the packages you need to be directly installed and configured automatically, so you just use it alone. As at the time wanted to start and stop a service program , you only need to click and click it. Additionally, you can also use Softaculous auto installer to simplify installation of various applications that you need. Server VPS have not installed any applications still fresh , including not allowed to have installed a web server such as Apache. You already have SSH Client like Putty or other application or terminal console linux and know how to use it.
VestaCP has a lot of useful features listed below. You can quickly enter a long command by copying it then right-clicking your mouse in the PuTTY window. The above command will install the default VestaCP services. It is suitable for most usage needs. If you want to install another way please see other articles on our website. When finish, it will display the login detail on the screen.