Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites Video Guide is an add on for our previous guide on how to install XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites. It might seem to be the reverse gear after what we published few hours ago – XenoForo Should Follow the Trend of Free Software for Survival. It is not actually a reverse gear, we are sticking on the opinion, that XenoForo should follow the trend of Free Software for further development but definitely XenForo is less costly, feature rich, modern paid forum software. XenForo itself as a forum software is right now the best, at least can come to comparison with 50/100 score for HTML output compared to WordPress with 100/100 score for excellent HTML output. Others are far behind. If you have decided to go for Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites, then this Video Guide will help you. They officially supports third parties taking up to $25 per installation.
Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites : Preface
Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites Video Guide is actually an add on for the previous guide for Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites. You must follow that detailed written guide before watching this video.
Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites Video Guide
The tips for .htaccess still applies for the new version. Simple Machine Forum, XenForo, vBulletin – all have inadequate knowledge on .htaccess. They are not cream like WordPress .htaccess, the full needed tips are on that old post.
They have a 3 day free demo. Coming to the usefulness of the video on Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites :
Here are the points, tally with old guide for Installing XenForo on Rackspace Cloud Sites, pause the video for better understanding :
At around 0:07, we have shown the contents to be uploaded. That is what you get after unzipping – an upload named folder, open it and on the video we have shown to upload it to SFTP using WinSCP, SFTP client software.
Around 0:15, we are showing that all contents has been uploaded. There is a folder named internal_data, we have shown how to CHMOD it to 0777 at around 0:24. Others are easy to understand. Creation of database is not shown, which is clearly written in the previous guide plus Rackspace has official good video guide for database creation.