How To Install LAMP & WordPress on Debian 8

How To Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) Stack on Debian 8 & WordPress
The LAMP stack of software, consisting of the Linux operating system, Apache web server, MySQL database, and PHP scripting language, is a great foundation for web or application development. Installed together, this software stack enables your server to host dynamic websites and web applications.

In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through the installation of this software on a Debian 8 (Jessie)


Before we get started, please complete the following:
Create your Debian 8 VPS or Server
Complete the Initial Server Setup for Debian 8
Install basic security packages such as IPTables, Fail2Ban, etc..


ownCloud 8 install on Debian 8 (Jessie)

How to install ownCloud 8 on Debian 8 (Jessie)
ownCloud is a OpenSource file sync and share software that can be hosted on your own server.

It provides access to files trough an intuitive web interface and by WEBDAV. There are also native clients for Windows, Linux, MAC and mobile operating systems available that allow easy syncing between folders of your local PC or mobile device and the ownCloud instance on your server.

There are many apps and addons available for ownCloud like a PDF viewer, an email client, calendar and a task tracker. The full list of apps can be found here: