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Deploying a Static Site on AWS

Course info
Rating
(267)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 6, 2020
Duration
1h 55m
Table of contents
Setup
30m
Hosting a Static Website on Amazon S3
30m
Deploying a Static Website via Amazon CloudFront
45m
Description
Course info
Rating
(267)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 6, 2020
Duration
1h 55m
Description

In this project, you’ll practice hosting a static site on AWS.

  1. Create an S3 bucket in the AWS console.
  2. Upload assets into the bucket and configure it for static hosting.
  3. Deploy content globally on a content delivery network with Amazon CloudFront.
By the end of this project, you’ll have the skills needed to upload, configure, and deploy static web content via the AWS console.
Course FAQ
Course FAQ
What is AWS used for?

Amazon Web Services provides a very robust toolset but for the purposes of this project, we will be using AWS for hosting a simple website.

Who is this project for?

This project will also involve deploying the AWS Services Quiz, a valuable study resource for the Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

What will I learn in this project?

After getting you into the AWS console, you will create an S3 bucket and upload assets to it. From there you will handle object permissions, bucket policies, and static website hosting configuration. And finally you will use Amazon CloudFront to deploy your static site.

What prerequisites do I need?

This project is great for true beginners. We will start with creating your own AWS account and end with a live website.

About the author
About the author

David is a Webby Award winning cloud development consultant that focuses on cloud native web, mobile, and IoT applications. He has over 15 years of experience building digital solutions.

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