Learn how to build cloud-hosted static websites that are dramatically faster, cheaper, and more secure with Jekyll.
- [Nate] The web is a fundamental part of how we communicate and do business today. And having a professional website immediately adds legitimacy to anything you're saying or selling. Unfortunately, building and hosting a website can be an expensive and sometimes time consuming task. In this course, you'll learn how to build professional websites using a free tool called Jekyll. Then we'll explore different ways to publish the site for free or for cheap. Hi, I'm Nate Barbettini. If you're interested in learning how to build and deploy websites fast and for very little cost, this course is for you.
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- Advantages of static sites
- Installing Jekyll and Git
- Creating a new Jekyll site
- Installing themes
- Adding posts, pages, and static content
- Setting up for deployment with GitHub, Travis CI, Node, and npm
- Deploying to FTP, AWS, and Netlify
- Adding a custom, secure domain
Skill Level Beginner
1. How Static Sites Work
2. Set Up Jekyll
3. Build a Website
4. Prepare for Publishing
5. Deploy via FTP
6. Deploy to AWS
7. Deploy with Netifly
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