one click wordpress site domain email system ?

Posted October 12, 2015 3.4k views
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i use one click wordpress install option and creat my droplet and website. But i don’t know how to enter my mail system like as channel etc. ex: also how to create mail account ? i m newbie in this system. i search all documentation but couldn’t find.

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DO doesn’t provide any application installer that will setup a fully working mail server for you. The ‘one-click wordpress’ application only creates a Wordpress website on your droplet, with ofcourse the needed software on your droplet to host it.
If you would like to use your droplet as a mail server, you need to manually setup all the software and configure it. However I believe I saw a topic lately about DO blocking mail ports against spam servers.

Since you don’t have any experience and also didn’t know that for example Wordpress application doesn’t setup a mailserver for you, I suggest you pay for your own mail accounts at some third party company. You could for example check at Namecheap, Rackspace or any other company