Deploy Strapi on Dokku and DigitalOcean Tutorial

This tutorial provides a step-by-step guide for deploying a Strapi application using Dokku and DigitalOcean.

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Once the installation is complete, you can access the Dokku web interface by navigating to http://your-server-ip in your browser. From there, you can configure your server and deploy your applications.

But my http://your-server-ip is showing as

Welcome to nginx!

If you see this page, the nginx web server is successfully installed and working. Further configuration is required.

For online documentation and support please refer to
Commercial support is available at

Thank you for using nginx.

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Same, did you solve it?

It’s not a web interface there :slight_smile: It used to be one back in the day.
Dokku is 99% CLI based, seen that website means dokku is running and working.

I’m having a problem with the Let’s Encrypt step, because even though it says the domains are optional, Let’s Encrypt will throw an error and you can’t have SSL without a domain it seems.