Deploying a Flask application to AWS
An end-to-end example using Amazon’s Elastic Beanstalk and RDS
(Note: Updated Jan 2019 with latest AWS interfaces)
Flask is awesome. It’s the easiest way to learn web development. Start small, and then you can quickly add any upgrades you need — email, databases, forms, etc.
Amazon Web Services is fantastic. There are a ton of cloud platforms out there, but none are more flexible than AWS. It seems like you can do anything on Amazon — host websites, create scalable databases…