Uploading my website through digitalocean host

October 26, 2014 3.8k views

Hello,
I have pruchased a hosting in digitalocean and I want to upload my website.
I already have a domain in GoDaddy that used to work on Godaddy's host and it worked well.
For now I have tried to change the dns things and and nameservers but it's still not displaying(Show:"Page not found").
I tried to upload my website files with zilafile and got exitcode 1 error via sftp(port 22) and :
"ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server" via ftp(port 21).
Help please.

1 Answer

Hi! Can you post the actual domain? Take a look at Initial Server Setup with Ubuntu 14.04 | DigitalOcean -- you'll have to complete that before you can use SFTP.

In order to host a website on your Droplet, a webserver needs to be installed: How To Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) stack on Ubuntu 14.04 | DigitalOcean.

by Justin Ellingwood
When you start a new server, there are a few steps that you should take every time to add some basic security and give you a solid foundation. In this guide, we'll walk you through the basic steps necessary to hit the ground running with Ubuntu 14.04.
  • Ok thanks,
    I tried to connect the server with putty and its close the window after I try to fill the unix password.
    Where can I get this password?

  • When you create a droplet, IP and password is sent to the registered email address..

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