What is the best workflow for setting up a Staging Droplet for our existing Drupal Droplet?

We have existing Droplet using Drupal CMS & need to set up another instance of the site for staging version. Looking for best workflow to do so.

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How did you setup your existing droplet? What Continuous Integration service do you use? Do you use docker?

I use gitlab, gitlab-ci,docker and ansible to setup muliple environments including review, staging and production it all depends on your .gitlab-ci.yml file and how you do deployments to different environments.

One more thing: I create a dynamic review environment for each branch we push except master and use staging environment for master, finally the production deployment is triggered when we push version tags.

Hope this helps.