How to migrate server from 'Cloudways managed DigitalOcean' to direct DigitalOcean?

Posted March 3, 2019 1.1k views

I have three WordPress sites in DigitalOcean server through Cloudways platform. I want to be a direct customer of DigitalOcean now, how can I simply clone this server to my DigitalOcean account?

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There’s no simple way to do that either through Cloudways or through DO. You’ll need to get down and dirty with the Linux shell, the dd tool, and ssh. Are you familiar with these tools?