# SQLite Installation

SQLite is the default (Quick Start) and recommended database to quickly create an app locally.

# Install SQLite locally

Simply use one of the following commands.

This will create a new project and launch it in the browser.


The Quick Start Guide is a complete step-by-step tutorial

# Other SQL Databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL)

Refer to the configuration section for all supported options to setup Strapi with your SQL database.


Most cloud service providers offer a managed SQL database service, which is a hassle-free way to get your database up and running. To get up and running locally, you might want to try using a Docker container.