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About Howtouselinux

Howtouselinux was founded by David Cao as a tech blog covering the latest Linux tutorials and Open Source news. Its primary mission is to ensure everyone stays informed about the latest software and distribution releases.

At Howtouselinux we publish Linux server tutorials and cover the Linux command line in detail, along with cloud-related technologies, DevOps tools, and more.

Tech giants such as Github Wikihow Atlassian frequently reference our articles. Additionally, our content is consistently recognized as the top-notch solution to numerous inquiries on platforms like stack exchange reddit AWS.

With over 20 years of experience in the Linux world, our team of experts provides quality content that’s easy to follow and helps you get the most out of your Linux server.

So, whether you’re a Linux newbie or a seasoned pro, we hope you find our website helpful.

Happy learning!


Howtouselinux Mission

We research and post cutting-edge topics related to various open-source software and programming topics:

  • How to Use LinuxLinux is a versatile operating system that can be used for tasks as simple as surfing the web, to complex server administration. This website aims to document as many of the various ways you can use Linux, as well as providing tips and tricks for power users.
  • Cloud Technologies – The cloud is changing the way we use computing resources. Howtouselinux provides tutorials and articles on popular cloud technologies such as OpenStack, AWS, Google Cloud Platform, and more.
  • DevOps Tools – As a website that’s focused on Linux servers, we also cover DevOps tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef, and Nagios. These are essential for anyone looking to automate their server administration.
  • Managing Servers – A big part of using Linux is learning how to effectively manage your servers. This includes tasks like setting up user accounts, managing storage, and securing your server from attacks.
  • Self-Hosting – One of the great things about Linux is that you can self-host many of the services you use on a daily basis. This includes things like your own email server, web server, VPN, and more.



We are expanding! We are adding office excel and Ai  topic to our website.

  • Excel Tutorials and Tips: Offer comprehensive tutorials, tips, and guides on leveraging Excel effectively for various tasks – from basic spreadsheet creation to complex data analysis.
  • AI Integration: Showcase the integration of AI tools or features on our website, highlighting their practical applications and benefits.


Howtouselinux Experts

  • David Cao – 20 years of Linux experience. Worked in AMD, EMC as senior Linux system engineer. Have sold troubleshooting skills. Willing to share technical skills with others


What our visitors are saying about howtouselinux

  • I’ve been using How to Use Linux for a while now, and I have to say it’s one of the best resources out there for learning how to use this operating system. The tutorials are well-written and easy to follow, and the videos are a great resource for visual learners. I would highly recommend this site to anyone who is looking to learn more about Linux.
  • How to Use Linux is an excellent resource for learning about this operating system. It has helped me a lot in my journey of learning Linux. Thank you, How to Use Linux!


How to contact howtousleinux

Feel free to contact us here. We will reply to you at the first time.

We hope you enjoy our website and find the content helpful. If you have any questions or suggestions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Thank you for visiting!


Monday 10th of June 2024

Great. Your website is great. Thanks.

Nano HE

Wednesday 15th of May 2024

I googled the article of How to check python version and find here. Really good guide for me. thank you very much.

Myra Lin

Tuesday 12th of March 2024

There are all kinds of helpful tips and guides, from super simple stuff for beginners to more tricky things for those who want a challenge. The instructions are clear and easy to follow, with examples that show you exactly what to do.