TL;DR: I’ve deployed Discourse on Kubernetes (K8s) for my company’s internal discussion platform. Because I couldn’t find a simple tutorial, I documented my steps to help other developers do it too. Continue reading “How to set up an internal team forum in half a day using Discourse”
Here’s a short list of things you shouldn’t need to worry about when setting up a static website:
- scaling up your servers for surges in traffic
- logging into the AWS Management Console just to upload a new index.html file
- spending US$5 to host a single static website
I myself was sick of worrying about these things. So I learned some Go, developed a small command line tool over the weekend, and open-sourced it.
AWS S3 is an affordable option for for hosting (and free for first time users), and AWS CloudFront is good for CDN. But setting up the two is a pain.
Continue reading “How to manage your static websites with AWS S3, CloudFront, and a command line”