How to set up WordPress on Ubuntu 14.04 with Nginx at DigitalOcean

This is a step by step how-to.

This how-to is based on the folowing prerequisites:

  1. You’ve already signed-up at DigitalOcean (if not, grab a link, you’ll get $10 of credit with it).
  2. You’ve already¬†purchased a domain name and it is directed to ns1.digitalocean.com, ns2…, ns3… (if not, don’t worry, we’ll get to that).
  3. You can access remote server using ssh (windows users will need PuTTY¬†software, for linux users including Mac OSX it’s a built in feature).

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