How to Test Internet Speed of Your VPS/Server

Maybe all people know about

so now we can use it to test our vps internet speed also

How to Install SpeedTest CLI

Step 1 – Login to your VPS as root or any user with superuser privilege (so you can use sudo). Windows users can make use of Putty while Linux and Mac can use Terminal.


Step 2 – Download the SpeedTest Python-based script using wget command:


Step 3 – Now do some chmod little trick:

chmod a+rx

Step 4 – Move the file to appropriate location:

mv /usr/local/bin/speedtest

Step 5 – Now chown the script to user and group root:

chown root:root /usr/local/bin/speedtest

That’s it.

Performing Speed Test

Use this basic magic command to conduct the test:


Here it is the screenshot pic of all the command syntax above:


But you can also generate a cool’s badge using this command:

 sspeedtest --share

and you can share your internet speed test result


my test vps internet speed



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