If you wish to dump public clouds like Dropbox and Google Drive and build a self-hosted cloud for your team or business, then Nextcloud is an ideal solution. It provides almost all the necessary features of a cloud storage provider along with all the control and security benefits of a private, self-hosted solution.
In this post, I am going to first find a hosting provider that supports Nextcloud, and then I will setup this solution to create my private cloud. If you need a private cloud too then follow this tutorial to make one using Nextcloud.
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Why use Nextcloud?
What caught my eye at the first glance is, Nextcloud has immense support for popular platforms — mobile as well as desktop platforms.