A complete static site backed onto Amazon's incredible global Content Delivery Network and redudant DNS infrastructure.

One line of code.

cloudformation create-stack --template-body file:// --cli-input-json file://config.json

Everything you need

Everything you need to setup a static site with AWS is explained here simply and concisely. Plus all the magic has been wrapped into a Free CloudFormation Starter Kit to get your site into production fast.

It is incredibly easy to host a static site with Amazon Web Services (AWS), once you've struggled with all of the configuration. AWS is an amazing service, but it can be daunting to set up correctly.

Detailed Step-by-Step Instructions

All the steps for hosting a static site on Amazon Web Services (AWS) using CloudFormation, S3, Route53, SSL and the CloudFront or CloudFlare CDNs.

CloudFormation Starter Kit

Get started fast with our simple starter kit.
All of the complex configuration has been wrapped into a simple CloudFormation template. Plus, we talk you through setting up a new stack and provide straight forward steps for managing your new site with minimal manual configuration.

Best Practice Security

Lock down your account with detailed instructions on setting up a custom AWS Security Policy.

Free Upgrades

Keep ahead of changes in technology with free upgrades. The book and free starter kit will be reguarly updated to reflect the state of the art in AWS.

Bonus Free Tier

As an added bonus, for many sites, the AWS Free Tier means that hosting may be free for the first year.

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What's Covered

An Introduction to Static Hosting on AWS

Creating and Configuring an AWS Account and IAM User

Granting User Security Access Permisions

Installing and Configuring the AWS Shell

Creating and Updating a Cloud Formation Stack

Configuring SSL with Amazon Certificate Manager and Cloud Front

Configuring SSL and CDN with CloudFlare

About the Author

Toby Hede is a Polyglot Programmer and Zombie Astronautic Architect with eons of experience in tech.