Web Geek

Collection of web development resources written for beginners!

Amazon Web Services

This Section offers some simple tutorials and examples for getting started with the AWS platform. The platform offers a range of solutions for building, deploying and scaling virtual infrastructure to save you time and money.

AWS – Launch an EC2 Instance

Learn how to create a simple EC2 instance with AWS or build a Windows Instance and add RAID groups for extra storage

Create an S3 Bucket with AWS

Learn how to create an s3 bucket with AWS and using Versioning and Lifecycle Management

IAM with AWS

The following is a step by step tutorial on how to set up Identity Access management or IAM with AWS on your first login. It runs through multifactor authentication on the root account as well as setting up new users and assigning them to groups. There are also two examples of assigning policies, either to individual users to a whole groups.

Create a Virtual Private Cloud with AWS

The following is a step by step instruction set on how to build your own AWS Virtual Private Cloud with public and private subnets and a Network Address Translation server to run between them. This example assumes the reader has some knowledge of SSH/Linux, VPC, AWS and has access to an AWS account.

AWS Domain Routing

The following article will go through redirecting a domain on a privately hosted server with AWS. And some of the things to be aware of before you go and do it! This particular example uses a website build with WordPress but is relevant to all web apps.