Deploying wordpress site on AWS Lightsail



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Lightsail provides developers compute, storage, and networking capacity and capabilities to deploy and manage websites and web applications in the cloud. Lightsail includes everything you need to launch your project quickly — a virtual machine, SSD-based storage, data transfer, DNS management, and a static IP — for a low, predictable monthly price.

Excellent 8 minute video that details how to setup lightsail and wordpress on AWS.

setting up lightsail and wordpress


This is a great service for setting up a domain name.


The original video from lightsail will detail how to setup the domain name with

Other resources

Article below accomplishes something similar using lightsai and namecheap and is more detailed. It’s nice because it gives more detail to follow setting up DNS and linking with


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Feel free to drop a comment if you liked this article and if you found it in anyway useful. I hope the resources linked will help you also setting up a wordpress site that you can login to the backend Admin and customize and post on the site from there. It’s a nice feeling to have your own blog or site and wordpress is amazing for how you can custimzise things with the many themes available. I would really recommend the Astra theme.