Learn how to create a droplet, or server, and sign in.
- [Instructor] In this video, we're going to be creating … a DigitalOcean Droplet, now a Droplet is essentially … the same thing as a server. … Now I'd like to point out a little bit of terminology here … so that you feel comfortable … inside of this DigitalOcean dashboard. … On the left side, you can see we have Projects listed. … Now there's only one project, … and there's that DigitalOcean portfolio that we had created, … and really all that a project is … is a collection of Droplets. … And remember, Droplets are essentially servers. … So feel free if you wanted to change that name … to something like My Projects or Nick Developer, … something like that, that's totally fine. … And you can have as many projects as you want. … So it's up to you about how to distinguish that. … But we need to create a Droplet. … So while Django Portfolio is selected, … I'm going to go up to the top of the screen here … and hit Create, and create a new Droplet. … Now it's going to ask you what kind of droplet or server it is …
- Transferring code to a server
- Managing media files
- Creating a custom URL
- Configuring file settings
- Securing a server
- Database setup
- PostgreSQL setup
- Gunicorn testing
- NGINX setup
- Storage setup
Skill Level Intermediate
What you should know1m 44s
1. Digital Ocean
Next steps1m 7s
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