Migration from Google Photos to Nextcloud and Piwigo

Getting the pictures First step was downloading all my pictures from Google Photos, so I went to Google Takeout which is the way to download all the data the big G has on you. For now I selected only the data in Google Photos but if I had wanted to I could’ve downloaded potentially everything.… Continue reading Migration from Google Photos to Nextcloud and Piwigo

Optimizing my yunohost wordpress blog

After my last update about my blog migration, basically all I did was install LiteSpeed Cache plugin and mess around with it. For reference, lots of documentation goodness here The most important part to note is that I kept getting bugged by both Google’s PageSpeed Insights and GTmetrix to enable text compression. After some time… Continue reading Optimizing my yunohost wordpress blog

My Raspberry Pi server with yunohost

I will try to make this entry resemble a tutorial, hopefully this ends up being useful to someone. Why start over? I had been playing around with Open Media Vault before (see this entry for details), but it was mainly based on docker images and I could never get Nextcloud up and running (the closest… Continue reading My Raspberry Pi server with yunohost

Thank you yunohost

Ever since I started looking into the Fediverse, FOSS/FLOSS, privacy and self-hosting I was pleasantly surprised by how engaging and helpful the community can be. As an example: in Fosstodon all my interactions have been very nice, from sharing random unrelated stuff to asking for advice on more technical matters everyone has always been helpful… Continue reading Thank you yunohost

The journey to self-hosting (on a Raspberrypi 4)

Ever since discovering the Fediverse and reading toots from awesome people in Fosstodon, a little idea started to take shape in my head: perhaps its not that hard to self host, there are tons of tutorials and resources out there…And I need some alternative to google photos to share albums with my family back home… Continue reading The journey to self-hosting (on a Raspberrypi 4)