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Getting Started

If you haven’t created an account yet, see Getting Started on DigitalOcean - What to Expect and sign up.

Getting Help

DigitalOcean maintains several ways to get help, each with its own focus.

Help Source Content
Product Documentation (You are here) Product Documentation shows you how to use the DigitalOcean Control Panel and manage your account, teams, and billing. Use the side navigation to get more detail about control panel features.
API Documentation API documentation helps you use DigitalOcean programmatically to manage resources.
Community Tutorials Community tutorials show you how to build on top of DigitalOcean resources. They teach you how to administer servers, write and deploy code, and install and configure open source tools.
Community Questions & Answers In the Community Q&A section, you can ask and answer questions about software development, system administration, and other technical topics.
Status Page Check the current status of DigitalOcean services.
Contact Support When you need help with your account or services, our support team is here to help.
Contact Sales Contact sales for help with large deployments.
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What’s New?

Here are the latest improvements to the DigitalOcean platform:

October 2018

October 18

October 16

  • The initial beta release of our Projects API is now available for testing allowing you to manage projects and assign resources to them with our API and official clients. See the API changelog for additional details.

October 5

October 1

See all release notes.