Which Distro should I prefer for Web server

Posted July 7, 2014 2.3k views


I want to start my project on DO cloud but I can’t decide which Distro should I use. I will start with $ 5/mo plan now, and I’m going to run a web server. I can install WordPress, Joomla or run custom PHP scripts. Also I want gain some experience with Linux servers. Which distro can run them with good performance? Which distro should I use for that?

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I’m a linux novice too, but I’m running the LAMP on Ubuntu 12.04 stack. It’s great for me. I run multiple Wordpress sites. It should do everything you mentioned in your post.