Using CentOS 7 for a web server, see my steps below. This setup was started on a vps provider online. So of course there maybe some steps missing if you were building on your local server. CentOS 7 x86_64 minimal install. As soon as the server has boot up, now it is time to ..
Setup a webserver on FreeBSD. Used Vultr VPS Hosting. They use SSD drives and the performance is very good. Deploy FreeBSD in Vultr, do this under Deploy New Instance and Deploy your new FreeBSD VPS Server. Here is the basic setup I was playing with. Update to the current FreeBSD version. # freebsd-update fetch install ..