Setting Up A Cloud Server With Digital Ocean

A complete guide to setting up a secure cloud server with Digital Ocean. We look at installing Apache, MySQL and PHP, accessing the server using SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol) and securing a server with keys. Created by phpacademy.

Recommended that you have a strong foundation in PHP before taking this course.

Average Course Length

1 hour

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1: Introduction (Part 1/8)
2: Create A Server (Part 2/8)
3: Connecting (Part 3/8)
4: Installing Apache (Part 4/8)
5: Installing PHP (Part 5/8)
6: Installing MySQL (Part 6/8)
7: SFTP Access (Part 7/8)
8: Protecting (Part 8/8)