Where is the WordPress installation directory on Digital Ocean?

On Digital Ocean, assuming you did their fast install when you set up your droplet, the WordPress installation is located in /var/www


This is also:

  • where your .htaccess file lives
  • where you upload your .html file for Google Analytics
  • where you’ll find the folder for uploading your theme (wp-content/themes/ThemeNameHere) – or where you can directly upload updates to its .php or .css files without having to re-zip the whole thing