How can I use DigitalOcean to deploy my practice projects without spending all my money?

I want to deploy several projects which require database access. I would like to know how to do it in a way that they’re primarily for recruiters and clients to see. I do not need a lot of bandwidth or even for it to be permanently online. I want to be able to show my portfolio projects to get a job and that’s mostly it.

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Bobby Iliev
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May 25, 2023

Hi there,

Yes! You can start by getting $200 to try DigitalOcean with all new accounts:

You will need a credit card so that we can verify your identity, but you will not be charged or billed during your 60 day free trial.

You are eligible for the $200 credits if you have never been a paying customer of DigitalOcean and have not previously signed up for the free trial.

After the free trail you can run a Droplet with all of the services that you need installed on it, for as low as $4 per month:

Let me know if you have any questions!

Hope that this helps!



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