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Discourse Installation

This will install Discourse on a new Digital Ocean droplet. See the self-hosting FAQ for more information.

  • Hostname (without https://). Using a subdomain (e.g., is recommended, though not required.
  • See these docs for help on getting a Personal Access Token (AKA API Key)
  • See these docs for instructions on getting your Private API Key.
  • A minimum 2GB is recommended for Standard or Professional Installation.
  • Choose the data center closest to your users