How to Launch Amazon Lightsail Server

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Amazon Lightsail is a low cost VPS(virtual private server) service launched by Amazon Web Services(AWS). Launching an instance become very easy for non-technical people. With Lightsail you can launch a virtual machine preconfigured with SSD-based storage, DNS management, and a static IP address with a few simple clicks.

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Step 1: Choose your instance operating system. Right now you can choose between Amazon Linux and Ubuntu 16.

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Or you can choose between preconfigured applications and stacksaws_lightsail3

Step 2: Enter your launch script if you have any, you want to execute when servers boots for the first time.

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Step 3: Create your ssh key which is required to access your instance. You can choose default or create new pair.

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Step 3: Step 4: Choose your instance monthly plan which starts from $5 to $80. 

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Step 5: Choose your instance zone. 

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Step 6: Name your instance and launch.

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