AWS Basics ….

AWS – The basket which showcased plenty of development tools, than the chapters in any programming language. Luckily i never found the ease to work with any cloud except AWS.

AWS provides the free tier services free for 1 year, which makes it more suitable for developers to practice real time developments & even facilitates your future with the pay as you go concept.

AWS Comprises 100’s of tool’s whereas this article only explains about the majority ones.

and many more….

Confusing ???

Let’s get it more generalized –

How to host a static website on AWS ?

All those who have worked with couple of hosting providers like, godaddy, bigrock etc. will have a hard way for getting this initially, but trust me when you learn it you can see the benefits of AWS.

Step 1: Create your bucket on S3.

Step 2: Configure your bucket.

Step 3: Deploy your website.

Step 4 (Optional): Register Your Domain Name.

Step 5 (Optional): Associate a Domain Name with Your Website.

Step 6 (Optional): Speed Up Your Website by Using CloudFront

Step 7: Clean Up Your Resources

Understand & read the above steps in details ->

 

You learn about hosting a website over AWS S3 which is extensively expandable to enterprise level , route your DNS to your stored server & speed up your website using Amazon CloudFront .

 

Stay tuned for next article where i will share – How to host a web app on AWS ?

Get a brief idea about AWS by watching the video below –


 

Credits –

http://docs.aws.amazon.com/gettingstarted/latest/swh/website-hosting-intro.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_Name_System