How To Install Your Magento Store On Linode

by Fayyaz Khattak  November 2, 2017

Linode provides a simple, robust and reliable infrastructure for Magento store. Although it is stable, launching a complex ecommerce application like Magento requires a deep understanding of server administration. Otherwise, you’ll end up spending time and efforts on deploying your Magento website on Linode manually.

Magento Linode

Cloudways, however, makes it much easier for developers to host their Magento 1 and Magento 2 websites on Linode. The most convenient cloud hosting platform allows developers to now launch Linode servers on Cloudways in just a few clicks and within minutes.

Why Choose Cloudways To Host Magento Store On Linode

Hosting a Magento website on Linode directly is not easy and can be a challenge for users with not enough technical knowledge. A lot of ground needs to be covered before deploying a website on Linode. At the same time, manual deployment of Linode requires specialized expertise and involves an extensive and time-consuming installation process.

Alternatively, with Cloudways, the whole process of deploying Linode infrastructure merely takes a few clicks. At Cloudways Platform, installing Magento 1 and Magento 2 websites on Linode is not only easy, but it also saves significant time. There are a lot of benefits of Cloudways, including but not limited to:

  • Optimized Servers with Cloudways ThunderStack
  • Dedicated IPs
  • CloudwaysCDN
  • 1-Click Installations (For Magento With Advance Caching)
  • Real-Time Server Performance Monitoring
  • Unlimited Websites on a Single Server
  • Unlimited Staging URLs
  • Clone Servers and Applications
  • Server Scaling
  • Git Client, SSL, SSH, Cron Job Managers
  • Automated Backups
  • 24×7 Support and Server Management
  • Built-In Cloudways Magento Full Page Cache Extension for Magento 1.x Stores
  • Varnish Integration With Magento 2.x Stores
  • Add-ons for Email, DNS, and Free Migration

Launching Your Magento Website On Linode Using Cloudways

Launching your Linode server on Cloudways is easy and can be completed within minutes without the need for complicated code or waiting for software configuration. All you have to do is sign-up on Cloudways platform and follow the easy step-by-step procedure.

Additionally, make the most of Cloudways’ offer of 3-days FREE trial on Linode server and test your web applications. This offer gives you the opportunity to get familiar with the Cloudways Platform, its friendly UI design and the built-in Magento focused features.

Follow these steps to get started with your Linode powered Magento store.

Select Magento

Select Magento from the drop-down menu. Here, you should also name your managed application and server.

Cloudways Select Magento Application

Select Linode

Select Linode from the available Cloud infrastructure options.

Select Linode Cloudways Application

Select Server Size

Choose your Server Size based on your website traffic. You can scale the size of your server whenever you feel the need.

Select Server Size Cloudways Linode

Select Your Server Location

Select the Server Location of your choice; whichever is nearest to your audience. For Linode, you have the option of multiple data centers.

Select Linode Server Location Cloudways

Click on the “Launch Now” button, and in just a few minutes, your Linode powered Magento website is all set.

Final Thoughts

Cloudways provides the most convenient Magento hosting platform for Linode. It offers dedicated servers with better speed and optimized performance.

With Cloudways, you have the option to choose from Google, Amazon Web Server, DigitalOcean, Kyup, Linode or Vultr and install multiple applications including Magento 1 and Magento 2. At the same time, you also have the benefit of staging unlimited areas to test and deploy your applications on Cloudways. All these functionalities come protected with the Platform’s dedicated security features and automated offsite backups.


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About Fayyaz Khattak

Fayyaz is a Magento Community Manager at Cloudways - A Managed Magento Hosting Platform. His objective is to learn & share about PHP & Magento Development in Community. Fayyaz is a food lover and enjoys driving. You can email him at

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