Some days ago I was at a WordPress meetup in Nairobi. The topic was „Web Hosting for WordPress“. And because I run my own servers and host my sites on my machine, I was asked to attend and to discuss my point of view and answer questions in regards of hosting / self hosting. The atmosphere was very nice, and […]
This tutorial is mainly written to help enthusiasts in Kenya to setup their own web server with Digital Ocean and host a WordPress blog on the own server. The tutorial is very beginner friendly and I hope Mama Mboga understand’s it. In case she does not, then I didn’t do my job well. But I will also be happy to help in case there are any questions.
Using a real SMPT mail box will help a lot to have your WooCommerce E-Mails send to the customers INBOX instead of spam. To get this done, any WordPress installation I am in charge with, get it’s own Mail Account. Also make sure your DNS settings are setup correctly to make sure your mails are not being treated as SPAM.