A few weeks ago I wrote a short tutorial How to host a static website on Amazon. I think it is a great solution for many website owners, even small businesses, however is not perfect for everyone. Many people need more advanced web applications for publishing hundreds of posts and pages stored in database, sending emails, and so on. In other words, they require Content Management Systems rather than simple but difficult to maintain static pages.
If you want to sell digital products online, WooCommerce might be a good solution for you. It is a plugin for WordPress that allows to sell online both normal, physical goods and digital products. It is available for free and in its pure form offers a decent functionality however there will be occasions that you want to change and improve things. There are many extensions that will help you but you need to usually pay for them. Alternatively, you might try to change the code yourself.
Amazon Web Services offer for developers hundreds different solutions, among them affordable storage for static web pages. Prices are really low and with good reliability this is great option for small websites owners who want to display static pages. In today’s tutorial I will show you how you can quickly use Amazon S3 storage to host your website. If you have a dynamic website that use a database and CMS it is also possible to use AWS however this tutorial is for hosting a static page.
My income from Google Adsense programme is slowly growing and I have decided to have a closer look and try to improve it further. At the moment I have four websites and I have just noticed that on forum of quite popular personal finance website smartpolak.co.uk there are not many ads. I have decided to add one advertisement just below the breadcrumbs 🙂
Today instead of standard tutorial I decided to write a short article with SEO advice for people that have just started. The amount of information they face is daunting and it is very easy to loose sign of the most important fundamentals and principles. So I will briefly describe what did work for me and what can probably work for them. It is not going to be long article but I hope it will help, let’s start.