How to Setup Python Flask App on Shared Hosting without Sudo

As you might have noticed many shared hosting servers actually have python installed, but configuring the server to create a python web app using a framework and a template engine (like Flask and Jinja2) can become a nightmare since shared hosting accounts don’t have root access.

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Lets start by telling what you need to actually setup Flask.

Requirements

— — SSH Access to your Web Server
— — Python installed on your web server (Mine had version 2.6)
— — To deploy your Flask App, you need one of these (mod_wsgi, uWSGI, FastCGI and CGI) available on your server. …

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