One of the biggest challenges that businesses face is building and scaling their technology stacks. At DigitalOcean, we’ve curated an expansive selection of 1-Click Apps and Add-Ons to help you accelerate your growth as a company. From crafting your first blog post to adding media streaming capabilities, DigitalOcean Marketplace equips you with the tools you need to hit the ground running.
With just a single click and a few minutes, these apps and add-ons seamlessly integrate into your DigitalOcean cloud environment, eliminating the need for complicated setups and extensive configuration. Whether you’re looking to optimize your web development process with pre-configured LAMP or LEMP stacks, safeguard your data with monitoring and logging solutions, or dive into data analytics to gain valuable business insights, the DigitalOcean Marketplace has got you covered with over 200 1-Click Apps and Add-Ons.
In this article, we’ll explore a few 1-Click Apps and Add-Ons that can help transform your business, and how you can leverage these tools to build a robust, scalable, and growth-forward technical infrastructure.
DigitalOcean’s 1-Click Apps simplify the process of setting up your development stack. Instead of spending hours installing, configuring, and testing various software, you can simply leverage pre-configured apps—from LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) to MEAN (MongoDB, Express.js, AngularJS, Node.js). These apps can be deployed on a DigitalOcean Droplet virtual machine with just a single click, saving time and effort and allowing you to focus on building your product.
The LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP) stack is a popular, open-source web development platform that allows for the rapid deployment and management of websites and web applications. This stack is particularly useful for startups seeking to develop dynamic websites or applications with a reliable technology stack.
The LEMP (Linux, NGINX, MySQL, and PHP-FPM) stack is an effective set of open-source software designed for the delivery of high-performance web applications and websites. The LEMP 1-Click App on the DigitalOcean Marketplace streamlines the process of setting up a powerful, flexible, and efficient server environment.
DigitalOcean offers 1-Click Apps for popular content management systems (CMS) like WordPress and Ghost. Install a self-hosted CMS in minutes, with full control over your data and configuration. Manage your content without extensive technical knowledge or resources.
WordPress is an open-source CMS that allows users to create and manage a website—with minimal coding required. WordPress lets companies create, edit, and manage different types of content—like blog posts and landing pages—through a user-friendly dashboard. The platform also has a rich ecosystem of themes and plugins. Use the 1-Click App to simplify the process of launching a WordPress site, without manual installation and configuration.
Ghost is an open-source, professional publishing platform for creating blogs and online publications. Develop marketing and communications content, and grow an online presence for your business, with robust features and a user-friendly interface. Use the 1-Click App to accelerate the setup of a Ghost instance, reducing configuration time and effort.
cPanel & WHM® is a powerful web hosting manager that simplifies website and server management. This platform is useful for companies managing multiple websites or online properties, with capabilities including website publishing, email creation, file management, and domain management. By using the cPanel & WHM® 1-Click App, your business can quickly establish an efficient, secure, and scalable web hosting environment, facilitating the smooth operation of multiple websites.
Plesk is a popular web hosting control panel used to manage web services like WordPress. It simplifies the process of hosting websites, managing domains, and setting up email accounts—with over 100 extensions to support the growth of your business. By leveraging Plesk on DigitalOcean, your company can quickly access a modern and lightweight stack to build, secure, and run websites and applications.
Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) is critical for startups and small businesses to maintain speed and quality in their development cycles. DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps can make it easier to implement these workflows, streamlining the development process and delivering updates more quickly.
GitLab is a complete DevOps platform that facilitates software development and operations lifecycle management. It offers functionality for managing code repositories, continuous integration and deployment, testing, project planning, and more. The GitLab 1-Click App on offers a quick and straightforward setup process, enabling teams to start working on their projects swiftly and efficiently.
If your startup needs to incorporate video streaming into your platform, DigitalOcean’s 1-Click Apps can simplify the process. Install applications like Jitsi and Ant Media for adaptive and low-latency streaming, deployed with a single click. Add robust video streaming capabilities to your platform without the need for extensive development, complicated infrastructure setup, and high costs.
Ant Media Server is a highly scalable, low latency, adaptive streaming engine that allows broadcasting live video and audio. For companies exploring media, this solution provides an excellent user experience with high quality video and audio streaming. With the Ant Media Server App, setting up your own media streaming becomes a quick and hassle-free process.
Jitsi is an open-source set of software tools for video conferencing and instant messaging. It offers high-quality video and audio, secure and private communication, and compatibility with web and mobile platforms. The Jitsi 1-Click App on the DigitalOcean Marketplace allows for quick and simple deployment of a Jitsi server, cutting down configuration time significantly.
Keep track of your application’s performance and health with 1-Click Apps for monitoring and logging. Deploying these apps on your Droplets can help you make data-informed decisions and spot any application issues—before they impact your users. Maintain a high level of visibility into your systems, without significant time or resources.
Logtail is a cloud-based logging service that simplifies the process of centralizing, monitoring, and analyzing log data from your applications. This is valuable for startups with a suite of web based applications and multiple services running across different servers, allowing for quick identification, and resolution of issues that could disrupt services or affect user experience.The Logtail Add-On allows you to quickly set up a robust log management system with features like structured logging, SQL log querying, and anomaly detection alerts.
Papertrail is a log management solution that provides instant visibility into your application’s log data, making troubleshooting and system monitoring simple. Enjoy features like log consolidation, full text search alerts for catching and resolving issues early. The Papertrail Add-On provides a rapid and streamlined setup, getting you the data you need faster.
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