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  • How To Use the DigitalOcean Ghost Application for Ubuntu 16.04

    ARCHIVED: Ghost is a light-weight open-source blogging platform. It's fully customizable and has many themes available. Using DigitalOcean's one-click Ghost application, you can create a Droplet with Ghost pre-install...
    By Darian Wilkin DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace Ghost Nginx Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Create a Blog with Ghost and Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04

    Ghost is a lightweight (~7.5MB), open source blogging platform which is really easy to use. Ghost is fully customizable. There are loads of themes available for Ghost on the Internet, free as well as paid. In this tu...
    By Hamza Shezad Ghost Nginx Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Install and Configure Ghost on Ubuntu 16.04

    Ghost is a light-weight open-source blogging platform. In this tutorial, you'll set up a production-ready Ghost instance on Ubuntu 16.04 using the official ghost-cli installation wizard. This will install Ghost, confi...
    By Brian Hogan Ghost Node.js Nginx Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Serve Multiple Ghost Blogs on One VPS Using Nginx Server Blocks

    Ghost is a blogging platform focused on easy content creation and beautiful presentation. In this guide, we will discuss how to host multiple Ghost blogs on a single VPS by utilizing nginx server blocks.
    By Justin Ellingwood Ghost Node.js Nginx Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Host Ghost with Nginx on DigitalOcean

    This is our tutorial on hosting Ghost with Nginx on DigitalOcean.
    By Alex LaFroscia Ghost Nginx CMS Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Configure and Maintain Ghost from the Command Line

    Ghost is an exciting new blogging platform. Although most tasks can be completed through the web interface, there are still some operations that must be completed from the server's command line. In this article, we ...
    By Justin Ellingwood Ghost System Tools
  • Tutorial

    How To Change Themes and Adjust Settings in Ghost

    Ghost is a clean blogging platform that is focused on clear presentation and easy content creation. DigitalOcean has a one-click Ghost installation image, which you can use to install Ghost on your VPS. In this guid...
    By Justin Ellingwood Ghost Ubuntu
  • Tutorial series

    DigitalOcean 1-Click Application Images

    This series links all of the DigitalOcean 1-Click Application images into a cohesive list. Articles are listed in the order that the images are shown on the create droplet screen. New articles are added as more applic...
    By Kamal Nasser, Andrew SB, Andy Rothfusz, Justin Ellingwood, Darian Wilkin, Etel Sverdlov, Ryan Quinn and Melissa Anderson DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace Ruby on Rails Nginx MySQL Ubuntu WordPress DigitalOcean Ubuntu 16.04 Python Django Python Frameworks PostgreSQL Docker Dokku Git Ghost MEAN MongoDB Node.js Drupal Applications LAMP Stack NoSQL Logging
  • Tutorial

    How To Install and Configure Ghost on CentOS 7

    Ghost is a light-weight open-source blogging platform which is easy to use. Ghost is fully customizable, with many themes available. In this tutorial, you'll set up Ghost on CentOS 7. You'll also configure Nginx to pr...
    By Kevin Isaac Ghost Nginx CentOS
  • Tech talk

    Focus: The Art & Science of Not Doing Things

    How the Ghost team says no to things that add complexity in the face of overwhelming advice that doing so would lead to failure.
    By John O'Nolan Tech Talks deploy 2020 CMS Ghost Product Development Building a SaaS
  • Tech talk

    Putting the 'A' in JAMStack With Headless CMS

    Learn JAMStack (Javacscript, APIs, and Markup) best practices, and how to set up your API layer by running headless CMS on DigitalOcean Droplets. Get a brief overview of three the most popular free, open source CMS pl...
    By Chris Sev JavaScript API Tech Talks CMS WordPress Ghost
  • Tutorial

    How To Manage Content Using the Ghost Blogging Platform

    Ghost is a clean blogging platform that is focused on clear presentation and easy content creation. DigitalOcean has a one-click Ghost installation image, which you can use to install Ghost on your VPS. In this guid...
    By Justin Ellingwood Ghost
  • Tutorial

    Blueprint: How Ghost Migrated From Dedicated Servers to DigitalOcean

    This DigitalOcean Blueprint article was written by Sebastian Gierlinger, a Senior DevOps Engineer at Ghost. It covers the steps that were taken to migrate the Ghost(Pro) infrastructure from dedicated servers to Digita...
    By Sebastian Gierlinger Blueprint Ghost Firewall Deployment Configuration Management DNS Scaling Ubuntu
  • Question

    Setting up Ghost CMS on a subdomain of domain managed by Vercel nameserver

    Hello, I am currently running a Next.js frontend deployed to Vercel, and I am using the Vercel nameservers to manage the domain. Now, I want to deploy Ghost CMS to a DigitalOcean droplet on a subdomain, and thus have ...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, I believe that it is important to do the process in a specific order, what I could suggest is doing is: First create the Ghost Droplet and note down the IP address Then go to your Vercel's DNS zone and add the ...
    1 By jmilldotdev Ghost Next.js
  • Question

    Ghost and Nginx doesn't work properly with each other

    I tried to add certificates to my subdomain and attach it to Ghost CMS. I followed this guide with some workarounds on the go:
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, I believe that with Ghost there is a built-in implementation of Let's Encrypt, so adding an Nginx instance in front of your Ghost service is not necessary. You could set up the SSL with: ``` sudo -i -u ghost...
    1 By troyalekson Ghost Nginx
  • Question

    Login not working on appropriate DNS, but woks on IP address

    Hey, I followed instructions from: And the server is running properly, but I am not able to login from the URL, in this case: When I enter uer/...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, Did you add your domain name after you completed the Ghost configuration? If this is the case I think that you might have to configure your URL as per the official documentation here:
    1 By matiasmeza Ghost
  • Question

    Ghost blog hosted on Ghost droplet has bug in Ghost admin general settings to "Make this site private" button

    The Ghost Admin page has an option on the bottom of the general settings to "Make this site private". It is not working in the ghost droplet. When toggled to opt for a private site with the suggested password and save...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, Indeed this seems to be the case. As far as I can see this has already been reported to Ghost via a GitHub issue: I've tested the fix suggested by Antucg and it...
    1 By andrewdefries Ghost DigitalOcean Droplets
  • Question

    Can't serve static files on my droplet running Ghost with Nginx, keep getting 404 error

    I have a droplet running Ghost on Ubuntu 18.04 with Nginx. I'm trying to set up a way to serve static assets for my website, Javascript files, images, stuff like that. I've followed a few guides and no matter what I k...
    Accepted Answer: Did you try hosting your static files where you initially installed ghost as nginx only acts as a proxy for ghost at the moment and i'm not sure if the location parameter has any effect at all.
    1 By ijarbus Ghost Nginx Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    After several long attempts, ghost installation still fails

    I managed to reach the point "Starting ghost": ``` Downloading and installing Ghost v3.40.2 ✔ Finishing install process ? Enter your blog URL: ✔ Configuring Ghost ✔ Setting up instance + sudo use...
    Accepted Answer: @bobbyiliev thanks for this follow-up, as I am happy to explain: My answer to the question: ? Enter your blog URL: was the problem. The correct answer is ? Enter your blog URL: https://blog.congra...
    2 By nikolajivancicShark Ghost DigitalOcean Droplets
  • Question

    Ghost CMS Login Fail - OneClick Installation

    Hallo I created my Ghost BlogPage with OneClick Installation. After installation, I created ghost user as Admin. I worked good. Now I want to log in and post something but I do not work. I cannot log in! I am sure wi...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there @Cac, In order to be able to use any email functionality for your Ghost application, you would need to configure SMTP. To do that you could follow the steps from the official documentation here on how to set ...
    1 By Cac Ghost DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace