Category Archives: Heroku

Replacing Heroku

For anyone still on Heroku and throwing addons at your application please stop and seriously reconsider what you are doing. Across the board things are getting a bit ridiculous for the average hobbyist / fincially conscious company. I used to … Continue reading

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Deploying Jekyll Site on Ubuntu VPS

Over the past few months Heroku has become an increasingly expensive option for projects that are starting to scale in any way (Addon price hikes, Dyno Sleeping and Charging, etc.). For ease of use and speed to spin-up up a … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Heroku

After deploying over 10 applications with Heroku I think that I can finally make a fair assessment on the general developer / Heroku relationship. After watching an excellent talk by Matz at Waza (link at the bottom) I was taken … Continue reading

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