How to Install Joomla on Vultr Cloud

by Taha Zafar  March 14, 2016

Having issues with hosting your Joomla application directly on the Vultr cloud? Well you don’t have to feel bad about it. It is not an easy task to deal with all the server side hassles when you are trying to run a business. Joomla is one of those content management systems that requires technical knowledge and expertise. And for a novice it is going to be a nightmare to install a Joomla application on top of their favorite cloud infrastructure provider.


However, Cloudways eases the process by taking these server side technicalities in to their own hands so that you don’t have to deal with all these issues and you can focus on other important tasks for you online website like development and marketing.

Why Cloudways?

Cloudways is a managed cloud hosting platform. With Cloudways managed platform, you can easily integrate Joomla on Vultr without having any server side commotion to handle. Some of the great features of Cloudways includes:

  • 24x7x365 online Technical support
  • User-friendly console
  • Single click operations for cloning of servers and applications
  • Automated Backups
  • Real-time Monitoring for your cloud server

You can launch your Joomla app on Vultr using Cloudways simply in few clicks and let Cloudways serve you in managing your cloud server professionally. But before all this you need to signup and get your account verified after that you can follow the below step by step instruction on how to install your Joomla app on Vultr Cloud using Cloudways.

How to Launch Joomla on Vultr Server

Let’s get it going! I’ll explain what you have to do. It’s super easy.

1. Select Cloud

First stop is selecting an infrastructure provider. Vultr would be our choice as this guide is for Vultr duhh! 😀

Select Vultr

2. Select Your Application

For this tutorial we will be selecting Joomla on this step. But as you can see Cloudways offers a variety of applications to select from.

Select Joomla

3. Select Server Size

You have a two way options over here. For the first option you have a “Recommend Me” tab, this is to help Cloudways customers if they don’t know which server size to select.

Recommended Server Size

The other option would be “I know my server size”. As the name suggests, you go to this tab when you are sure of what server size you need.

Select Server RAM

4. Select Location

Select a best location for your targeted audience and with Vultr you can precisely do just that, as it provides 14 different data center locations to choose from.

Cloud Hosting Location

5. Launch

Before launching your server have a look at your price and then press “Launch”

Launch Vultr Cloud Hosting

Hold your horses for a few more minutes while your server gets ready for your first use 🙂

What Next?

Whatever the infrastructure provider you select, Cloudways Platform makes hosting Joomla on any infrastructure a walk in the park. You get super fast loading times and a well managed cloud for your website.

Still what I would call the best thing is the 24×7 support. You can ask your hosting related queries and the engineers at Cloudways will reply promptly via Live Chat or Ticketing system. Don’t fall for my words, go and give it a try. Cloudways offers a 3 day free trial on Vultr hosting so that you can can give it a go and feel the difference compared to other such platforms.

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About Taha Zafar

Taha Zafar is a Digital Content Producer at Cloudways. He is an engineer and likes to follow the latest trends in technology, with concentration on mobile technology and open source. Along with being a passionate content developer, Taha loves playing digital games like World of Warcraft and DOTA 2.

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