Of course you're free to try to install it yourself first, and use our service at a later time.
We need the information below to perform an installation. When you have all the information, make the payment and submit this form. We will usually carry out the installation within 2 business days. Feel free to ask anything you want to know.
We will provide all installation details (passwords, logins, etc.) and instructions on how to update the installation.
Please enter your name and email addres. Installation details (passwords, paths, etc.) will be sent to this address.
The domain (or subdomain) will you be using for the platform. This website will be shown on that domain.
Log in to your Digital Ocean account, and create a team. Name the team after your business or domain, don't name it "NowSquare" because that's how it will show up in our NowSquare account.
Make sure you're in the team account, then set up a VPS ("Droplet"). Click "Create" (green button right top) and select "Droplets".
Choose the Ubuntu 18.04 (LTS) x64 distribution. Choose any size you want, the script will run on a $5/mo, you can always upgrade later. You don't need to select any additional options. Of course it's wise to select the Backups option.
After pressing "Create Droplet" a mail is sent with the IP address and root password for the droplet. Please enter this information below.
We need to manage the DNS for the domain you've choosen. Go to the Digital Ocean account. Make sure you are in the team account and click the "Networking" tab, and add your domain. Then, go to your domain registrar and update the name servers as asked by Digital Ocean. They have tutorials on how to do this for the most common registrars.
Invite [email protected] as a team member so we can configure the DNS.
Create a Server Pilot account and get on the COACH plan (this is required in order to add a domain and SSL to an app). Enter the Server Pilot login information below.
Sign up for a Pusher account, and log in. Click the "Create new app" button. A form will open where you can enter a name for your app. Enter a name, select a cluster location of your choice and click "Create my app". No need to select the tech stack options or select "Create apps for multiple environments".