Build video games website with digital ocean

March 22, 2017 286 views
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I am currently making unity games. What platform or framework can i use to build a video game website? I would prefer to use DO if DO is a good server for gaming site.

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@jasmineyuan2016

There's really no limit as to what you can use to build your site. DigitalOcean provides barebones VPS (Droplets) which allow you to install the software you need to power your site. Typically, you'll start with either a LAMP or LEMP Stack and build from there.

LAMP Stack

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Apache, MariaDB/MySQL, and PHP (using mod_php)

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-on-ubuntu-16-04

LEMP Stack

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, NGINX, MariaDB/MySQL, and PHP-FPM

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-nginx-mysql-php-lemp-stack-in-ubuntu-16-04

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From there you can use WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Laravel, or any other application or framework to build out your website.

A "LAMP" stack is a group of open source software that is typically installed together to enable a server to host dynamic websites and web apps. This term is actually an acronym which represents the Linux operating system, with the Apache web server. The site data is...
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