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Noob question: How do I create a website?

So I have my own domain (from NameCheap) and I’ve made a droplet. Now how do I add content to my website (using my own HTML codes)? Thanks!


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watch this video tutorial that i have made on youtube to host a wordpress website https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQG2cd-h8saiNzqSPXAUShNOKlHTN7ffh watch now

Hello, @angelas

If you are looking for graphical interface to upload files to your server, I’d suggest you take a look at Filezilla:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-use-filezilla-to-transfer-and-manage-files-securely-on-your-vps

If you also need help to configure your server have a look here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-nginx-mysql-php-lemp-stack-on-ubuntu-20-04

Hope that this helps! Regards, Alex