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how to migrate to docker from apache web server

As i was following this tutorial https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-the-apache-web-server-on-ubuntu-20-04# . My VPS is now set with apache web server running (BIG thank you for that). and now I wanted to make my website (index.html with some css) dockerized. how do i migrate my apache setup on my VPS with ssl to run my docker app instead?

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Hi there @amammustofa,

Yes, one way would be to stop Apache and install Nginx. Then you could follow the steps here on how to use Nginx as a reverse proxy with Docker:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/how-to-host-multiple-docker-containers-on-a-single-droplet-with-nginx-reverse-proxy

Alternatively, if you prefer using Apache, you could also use it as a reverse proxy. To do so you could follow the steps here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-use-apache-as-a-reverse-proxy-with-mod_proxy-on-ubuntu-16-04

Let me know how it goes! Regards, Bobby