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  • Tech talk

    Grow Your Business with Scalable Apps Using DigitalOcean App Platform

    How to scale your application to meet growing customer demand using DigitalOcean's Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering, App Platform.
    By Mason Egger deploy 2021 Tech Talks DigitalOcean App Platform Building on DigitalOcean
  • Tech talk

    Developing for Developers – Path to Fame, Money, and Happiness

    Opportunities for technologists to create developer-focused businesses; plus advantages to building them on DigitalOcean.
    By Raman Sharma Tech Talks deploy 2020 Startups Product Development Building a SaaS Building on DigitalOcean
  • Tech talk

    Doing This Cloud Thing Right – a Lap Around DigitalOcean Products and a Roadmap Preview

    An overview of the DigitalOcean cloud across IaaS, cloud native, and PaaS. Plus a sneak peek at what's next on the DigitalOcean product roadmap.
    By Apurva Joshi Tech Talks deploy 2020 Building on DigitalOcean Building a SaaS
  • Tech talk

    The Cloud Hosting Revolution Creates Opportunities for Your Business

    The Founder of Less Bits demonstrates how his company uses DigitalOcean to transform the hosting industry. See how SaaS startups and digital agencies are creating successful businesses on top of DigitalOcean.
    By Justin Samuel Tech Talks deploy 2020 Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    How to deploy the project build with parcel-bundler

    Recently, I have made a portfolio project using parcel. Then, I attempted to deploy it on Digital Ocean, but failed at it. I set the build command as "npm install", and run command as "parcel index.html". The error ...
    Accepted Answer: I have figured oout the way to pass my problem: Added my commands unto package.json > scripts Defined build command as: npm run build, so npm just runs my script without the participation of bash Did the same thing to...
    1 By Havaian Node.js Deployment Building on DigitalOcean DigitalOcean DigitalOcean App Platform
  • Question

    Error when moving a file from my droplet to local

    I want to copy to my local pc a backup of my database, wich is called db_backup.sql I'm using scp like this: scp myuser@myip:/db_backup.sql C:\ I have windows 10 in my local pc so I'm just moving it to the C:\ partit...
    Accepted Answer: Hi @fcorrea, The best solution would be to do the SCP command from your Local Machine. Basically, open PuTTy or an SSH terminal if you have one(Newer versions of Windows allow you to have Ubuntu subsystem installed an...
    2 By fcorrea Storage Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    What are the limitations of digital ocean apps?

    I'm trying to rewrite how my site works, but not sure how if I should use digital oceans new apps feature. Do the apps have storage? Does the storage get cleared when the code gets redeployed? Is there any way to acc...
    Accepted Answer: The filesystem for apps gets cleared with each deploy. Also, if an app is scaled to multiple instances, each instance has it's own filesystem. If the app needs files to persist between deploys, or be accessible to mul...
    1 By skeddtemp Building on DigitalOcean DigitalOcean DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace Object Storage DigitalOcean Spaces DigitalOcean Volumes DigitalOcean App Platform
  • Question

    Configuring a Private Rippled Server on DigitalOcean Droplet

    Hi! So I am part of a team that is working on the XRP Ledger in order to work with NFTs and cryptocurrency transactions. Part of this includes running a rippled server that can act as a validator which is necessary fo...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, Uploading the server directly is most likely not doable due to the different operating systems. What you could do is to set up the server from scratch on your Ubuntu Droplet as per the official instructions ...
    1 By j93hahn DigitalOcean Droplets Building on DigitalOcean DigitalOcean VPC Databases Programming Project
  • Question

    como solucionar problemas de erro" dominio ja exite "

    ola apos ficar um tempo sem atualizar meu site, caiu e quando comecei do zero outra vez a sincronizar meu dominio com digitalocean ele aparece que meu dominio ja existe
    Accepted Answer: Hi @weslleyvinicius, Are you trying to add your Domain to a new Account? If yes, I'll recommend just using the previous account you had where your Domain was situated. If that is not the case, can you let me know how...
    1 By weslleyvinicius Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    Kubernetes Extra Costs

    I'm pretty new to kubernetes, and I'm just starting, and I found that digital ocean is pretty good for my project, but I have some questions. Will creating a external Load Balancer automatically create a Digital Ocean...
    Accepted Answer: @pvallverdu Yes, if you create a load balancer DO K8s platform, it will use a DO hardware load balancer. If you see yourself creating many services within your K8s cluster, then I highly recommend creating an Ingres...
    1 By pvallverdu DigitalOcean Managed Kubernetes Kubernetes Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    I like to start a cloud hosting business using digital ocean platform to provide following following features.

    Last year I started using AWS free 1-year trial to learn how the web server works and what people needs. Since AWS is a bit pricy as compared to the Digital ocean so I decided to move here. And I started learning pyth...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, Most of the things should be achievable with a web hosting billing system like Hostbill ( or WHMCS. According to their official website, HostBill lets you a...
    1 By subarnamoybosebusiness API OpenLiteSpeed WordPress 1-Click Initial Server Setup Nginx Apache Ansible Building on DigitalOcean Business
  • Question

    Environment Variables (Create-React-App) on App Platform

    I'm running a aspnet core application with an SPA created using creat-react-app. In this application I use some environment variables in the client. The official way to do this with this tool is to prefix the variable...
    Accepted Answer: Hey there! You mentioned you are running this from a Dockerfile. Environment variables are only available as build-args for Dockerfile builds in App Platform. So you should declare them in the Dockerfile as an ARG an...
    1 By juliomhenriquez React DigitalOcean App Platform Docker Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    What is the best option for WordPress Site with 100k users

    Hello, I am looking to move to digital ocean from traditional shared hosting. I am not very conversant with the pricing here. For starters what is the best package for a website that has 100k users per month. How man...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, This would be quite specific on the website and the plugins that you have. If you are getting 100,000 visits per month, this is around 2.5 visits per minute, this could be handled with a fairly small well-op...
    2 By njengah WordPress Building on DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Droplets
  • Question

    How to add a htaccess file to my app/static site?

    Hi, I'm running an Angular app as an app/static site. I want to add a htaccess file to control some Angular routing. How/where can I do this? Best regards MrHansen
    Accepted Answer: Hi @MrHansen, I believe websites on App Platform are not served by an apache server, so an .htaccess file will have no effect. Having said that, I've gone over our community and found a similar issue that was resolved...
    2 By MrHansen DigitalOcean DigitalOcean App Platform Angular HTML Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    How to modify the Source Code of a deployed website?

    I took over my deployed website which was programmed by an engineer that unfortunately, I cannot reach anymore. I have access to the droplet IP and password, I managed to enter the back-end, but I am having trouble w...
    Accepted Answer: Houston @bobbyiliev, We got it ¡ :) Thank you very much (I owe you some tacos) So this is how it was solved cd /var/www/network/html/resources/views/layouts then to enter and edit I wrote nano main.blade.php The...
    3 By iuyeteos HTML Building on DigitalOcean Getting Started
  • Question

    I can not log into my digitalocean ubuntu server

    I configured my digitalocean ubuntu server from MacOS catalina. At that time I used SSH key authentication and disabled password authentication feature.I was able to access to the server by typing ssh username@ip. The...
    Accepted Answer: Hello there, You can check our article on How to Upload an SSH Public Key to an Existing Droplet You can access the droplet from the ...
    1 By redoanul Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    Recommended Droplet configuration for WebScrapping

    Hello everyone! I'm new to Digital Ocean and Im really in the need of learning more. I have a project that does several requests for serveral servers super constantly i.e imagine having a python script that has around...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, I believe that the Droplet that you've selected is quite good for a start. I could suggest regularly checking the monitoring graphs via your DigitalOcean Control panel and see how the resources are being uti...
    1 By quirozvalandres Debian Big Data Building on DigitalOcean Networking DigitalOcean Droplets Ubuntu 20.04
  • Question

    npm prepare on DO App Platform

    My app depends on private npm packages hosted on GitHub Packages, so I have a script which generates my .npmrc before npm install. package.json excerpt: json { "scripts": { "prepare": "npm run npmrc:create", ...
    Accepted Answer: 👋🏼 @ptrkcsk App Platform runs npm ci for npm versions 5.7.0 and above, and npm install for older versions. Looking through similar issues reported by NPM users, it seems like npm ci runs prepare/preinstall scripts di...
    1 By ptrkcsk Building on DigitalOcean
  • Question

    Feature Request: More control over rebuilds in Digital Ocean App

    It would be helpful if there was more control over when DO App rebuilt. I would like to change environment variables without triggering a rebuild and the reason is: If I make changes to my code base which includes ad...
    Accepted Answer: Hey @midwaydevservices, Great idea, sounds like it'd be super useful! The best thing to do to get your voice heard regarding this would be to head over to our Product Ideas board and post a new idea, including as much...
    1 By midwaydevservices Building on DigitalOcean Building a SaaS DigitalOcean App Platform
  • Question

    Getting started with NodeJS, first Hello World app, prerequisites for app development and api

    I am new to NodeJS and I have a droplet Editing the helpText with the shark gif works but I cannot see a console output. On Chrome I get: "DevTools failed to load SourceMap: Could not load content for chr...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there @eckard.ritter, I believe that a great resource for learning Node.js is this free eBook here: How To Code in Node.js eBook ( Regarding...
    2 By eckard.ritter Node.js Building on DigitalOcean Deployment DigitalOcean Getting Started Initial Server Setup Nginx Git Miscellaneous