Install Saltcorn in one click from the DigitalOcean marketplace. This is the easiest way to get a production Saltcorn installation up and running without using the command line.
Use the Saltcorn referral link to get $100 credit, and support Saltcorn in the long run.
Navigate to the Saltcorn app on the marketplace, or create a droplet selecting the Saltcorn app from the marketplace:
Create the first user, who will have administrative privileges.
Update Saltcorn. Go to Settings > Admin and click the upgrade button next to the Saltcorn version number. Upgrading may take half a minute or more. When done, as directed press the back button and then reload and you should see the new Saltcorn version number.
To associate a domain name with your new Saltcorn instance, you first need to register the domain name and then associate its DNS entry. I use Namecheap and the appropriate settings under "Advanced DNS" are shown below. Alternatively, you can use the DigitalOcean DNS service to control your domain name.
In Settings > About application > Site identity change the Base URL to your custom domain, for instance, https://example.com/
Make sure that you upgrade Saltcorn in the Settings > Admin
Settings > Users and security > SSL
Enable LetsEncrypt HTTPS