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Magento 2 - Build World-Class online stores by Jonathan Bownds, Bret Williams, Vladimir Kerkhoff, Ray Bogman, Fernando J. Miguel

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Installing Magento 2 sample data via GUI

Installing Magento 2 via the graphical user interface (GUI) is not new. Now, we will be installing a new clean version including the sample data.

The sample data can be installed during and at the end of the procedure. We will be using a composer.json file for our setup prerequisites. First, we will be installing a clean version with sample data, and later, I will show you how to install it at the end in case you already have a preinstalled version.

Getting ready

For this recipe, we will use a Droplet and NGINX, at DigitalOcean, https://www.digitalocean.com/. We will be using NGINX, PHP-FPM, and a Composer-based setup. No other prerequisites are required.

How to do it...

For the first step, you can either create ...

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