My First Month’s Cost of Hosting a Hugo Blog on AWS

Categories: blogging
I just got my first AWS billing statement after starting this Hugo blog. I have the normal stack of storing in S3 and pushing to the web with Cloudfront. My AWS bill in April was 17 cents and the bill for May is 22 cents. This means the total cost for hosting in May for my Hugo blog is just 5 cents. The entire 5 cents comes from S3. I was charged nothing for Cloudfront which means I’m still in the free tier.

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My Hugo Stack

Categories: random
As is obligatory with every new Hugo blogger, today I write about my blogging setup. Unlike an ordinary person who takes 5 minutes to create a wordpress login and gets to work, I am a member of the technocratic elite and as such took an entire afternoon to set up this marvelous blogging system. Sadly I did not travel my own path but followed the footsteps of the countless Hugoistas before me.

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