Blog based on using DigitalOcean

  • Posted on February 25, 2013
  • tslocumAsked by tslocum

I will be periodically writing tutorials based off of my experience using my DigitalOcean droplet. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 using the following:

Nginx PHP-FPM APC MySQL Memcached W3 Total Cache

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Nice blog - did it move somewhere not updated since 2013…

Great idea. It would be nice to see some comparisons between different setups as well such as using varnish or other systems.

Awesome tuts Trevor, bookmarked!