Amazon Web Services (AWS) is providing 12 months of Free Tier account to new subscribers to get hands-on experience with all the AWS cloud services. In this AWS Free Tier account, Amazon is giving number of different services with some limitations to get hands-on practice and more knowledge on AWS Cloud services as well regular business use. To register your free-tier account go to
NGINX is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server. NGINX is known for its high performance, stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption.
For my web app, I have used Phusion passenger (which is a free web server and application server with support for Ruby, Python and Node.js) with NGINX. It is designed to integrate into the NGINX web server.
NGINX = Web Server
Passenger = Application Server
Rails is a web application development framework written in the Ruby language. It is designed to make programming web applications easier by making assumptions about what every developer needs to get started. It allows you to write less code while accomplishing more than many other languages and frameworks.
Git is a version control system; think of it as a series of snapshots (commits) of your code. You see a path of these snapshots, in which order they where created. You can make branches to experiment and come back to snapshots you took.
GitHub, is a web-page on which you can publish your Git repositories and collaborate with other people.
Start Bootstrap is a collection of free to download Bootstrap themes and templates. I have picked my free website template from this website.
Amazon Route 53 is a highly available and scalable cloud Domain Name System (DNS) web service. It is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost effective way to route end users to Internet applications by translating names like www.example.com into the numeric IP addresses like 192.0.2.1 that computers use to connect to each other. Amazon Route 53 is fully compliant with IPv6 as well.