Thu, Jan 28, 2016
Amazon’s S3 is a great, cheap way to host your static site. But if you’re moving over an old site, especially if you’re importing a site from a content management system, you might want or need to change your URL scheme. While it’s not as easy to find in the S3 documentation, it’s actually quite easy. Let’s start simple. Say we have a site that has a number of articles that were posted as www.domain.com/posts/this-is-the-slug.

Mon, Apr 15, 2013
There are two ways to go about backing up a MongoDB database - either taking a snapshot of the underling filesystem or taking a binary dump of the database. For various reasons we needed to go the binary dump route. We use AWS so the logical place to store the dump was in a dedicated S3 bucket. But how to get it there easily? I’ve used S3fuse in the past and that seemed like a decent option.