How To Create a Cloud Server on DigitalOcean

How To Create a Cloud Server on DigitalOcean

This tutorial screencast will quickly walk you through creating an Ubuntu server on DigitalOcean. It will also teach you how to use the terminal to log in to your new server via SSH.

A written tutorial on the same topic is available here:

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32 thoughts on “How To Create a Cloud Server on DigitalOcean

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  3. Great tutorial video. However, if someone wants to signup for DigitalOcean on a managed cloud hosting platform making server monitoring, optimization, management easy, then head over to Cloudways that provides managed DigitalOcean Cloud hosting along with tons other benefits. Currently, they are offering 40% off for 3 months.

  4. The worst service ever! I opened an account, got blocked right after credit card insertion and still got CHARGED…
    When I tried to complain they don't even respond my email…
    So, if you like to lose your money FOR NOTHING, go with Digital Ocean!

  5. hey sir thanks for this amazing tut. sir i am new on digital ocean can you please provide a script(code) in ruby that start and stop droplets in digitalocean.Thanks waiting for your response

  6. This is definately NOT a how-to-create video! It simply shows you how to rent some amount of external storage space for a monthly fee! Creating a hardware cloud server is a different story, guaranteed!

  7. I have a few $50 vouchers for $10, interested? send me a mail @ digitalocean(at)mail(.)kom -(kom is supposed to be spelled with a c, so change it and remove the ()

  8. Hey guys, sign up for Digital Ocean with this link and you get $10 on your account free

  9. You can use this link( to get 2 months of free hosting on DigitalOcean. An amount of $10 will be added to your account with which you can opt for $5 dollar plan and use their services for 2 months.

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