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Amazon Simple Storage Service - an online storage web service offered by Amazon Web Service.

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Redirect traffic to s3 bucket via nginx with subdomain proxy

How can I take a url like bucketfolder1.localhost.com/test/mypath&query=123 and I want to proxy that url to dynamic folders in an s3 bucket mybucket.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/...
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ERR_TIMED_OUT when accessing S3 bucket by a custom domain that uses Route53

I have set up a static website by following this walkthrough: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/dev/website-hosting-custom-domain-walkthrough.html I can see the website by accessing its ...
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How do I use Amazon s3 to host audio files linked from my website?

I wanna make a website to allow users to download audio files . Where can i store those audio file. I read about amazon s3 . What is it and how to use it to store my files ? How to serve those files ...
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Amazon s3 error 500 when instantiating S3Client

The amazon php sdk is uploaded to site and the autoloader is included successfully. But I'm getting an error 500 with no further details. I believe I've isolated the issue to the instantiation of ...
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How to set interval for aws application load balancer logs in s3 bucket

I have successfully enabled logging or my application load balancer and it saves the logs to my s3. Right now it is saving the logs into Amazon > S3 > xxxxxxxx-logs/ AWSLogs / xxxxxxxxxxxx / ...
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Should we use Amazon CloudFront? (We need mitigate cost attacks)

We want to serve our files from Amazon S3. We are worried about cost DoS attacks (deliberately downloading files from Amazon many times, in order for us to pay a big bill to Amazon). We don't have ...
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Transfering AWS S3/Cloudfront/iAm between User Accounts

I have a Rails site that makes heavy use of S3 and Cloudfront, with a non-trivial setup including multiple buckets for each environment (dev, staging production) and heavily tweaked Cloudfront ...
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example.com is working but www.example.com has invalid certificate using an AWS S3 bucket and cloudfront

On AWS, I created two S3 buckets. One for example.com and one for www.example.com. I selected the option "Use this bucket to host a website" for example.com and selected "Redirect requests" on www....
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Avoiding SSL certificate errors with Amazon S3 subdomain

I have an Amazon S3 bucket set up for hosting static image files. I have set up subdomain redirection so that "static.example.com" points to my S3 bucket. The bucket is named "static.example.com" with ...
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SEO impact of hosting static HTML on Amazon S3 vs. webserver

Scenario: Updating a static HTML file hosted on AWS S3 bucket. I read that a file (including static HTML) cannot be updated on AWS S3 bucket. Existing file needs to be deleted, new file with same ...
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How to use AWS S3 Route 53 with Gmail business domain?

I have a business domain hosted in google Daniels@mycompany.com and now I want to make my website hosted in AWS S3 hosting. Problem is that Route 53 in AWS console is asking to add 4 NS records, but I ...
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Uploading images for Wordpress in AWS Elastic Beanstalk application

How do I go about uploading images in an AWS Elastic Beanstalk Wordpress Application? I am using the high-availability method from this tutorial. It's a large WooCommerce website and I have 2gigs ...
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Cache-Control not being picked up by performance analysis tools for my website (Amazon CF/S3) [closed]

So, I have this website that is hosted in Amazon S3/CF and when I run any Performance analysis tool I get the following recommendation to set browser caching in some files: So, I set in (most of the ...
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PHP doesn't work on Amazon AWS S3 for email contact form

I built a website with Adobe Muse, it as HTML, uploaded it to a bucket in Amazon AWS S3, enable webhosting on the bucket, and attached the domain to my website with Amazon Route 53. It can be visited ...
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Clients domain does not load in china, instead another site loads

Clients domain tiandilatex.com works fine and is available worldwide, but has problems loading in China. The site is replaced by the first image below, an entertainment blog type website according to ...
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How to debug a non working https setup that uses Amazon S3, route53, Cloudfront?

I am setting up a static site with the following: content hosted on S3 (central Europe region) with a custom domain Cloudfront with https route53 for DNS setup redirect http to https redirect www to ...
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AWS Elastic Beanstalk - Wordpress keeps resetting plugins and themes

I just tried to make my domain name point to the elastic beanstalk environment that I have been working on and it has just reset all of the theme and plugin data on the instance. This has happened ...
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What is the 'right way' to serve static content from my AWS S3 bucket on my ElasticBeanstalk deployment?

I've hosted a small PHP environment on AWS ElasticBeanstalk. The static content (.css, .js, .jpg files etc) is inaccessible directly from ElasticBeanstalk, and must come from another source. I've ...
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Having Json Errors for Two Amazon S3 Bucket Policies

I am having issues pasting two bucket policies in one file (pop up window where you paste the bucket policy in amazon s3). I want to use two policies Make bucket public so that it can be accessed in ...
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Accessing distribution URL directly gives XML error

I'm currently setting up the Amazon Cloudfront distribution and S3 bucket for my Wordpress website. I set up new S3 bucket for the site and i'm using the S3 offload plugin for wordpress to store any ...
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SEO failure: AmazonS3 + AngularJS + Many pages not being crawled or indexed

I've looked over various threads here but nothing that seems to be the same issue. We're currently facing two problems at the moment. If I can address the first problem then it would definitely help ...
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Cheap high-capacity (disk, not bandwidth) hosting options [duplicate]

So, the website I run is up to 8TB of photos now. I store them on a cheap dedicated server (€64/month, 3x4TB RAID 5), and back them up to Google Cloud Services. GCS is costing me about $80/month now. ...
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Double redirect - implications on performance and cost

I recently setup an AWS S3 account and hosted a static site there. I've setup one bucket for the 'www.example.com' and one for the apex domain 'example.com'. The 'www.example.com' bucket redirects to ...
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Wordpress Reverse Proxy with Cloudfront and S3

I have an angular site / web application example.com hosted on Amazon S3 as a static website. This s3 bucket serves as the origin for a cloudfront distribution and it works perfectly. We have an ...
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Allowing Google to index images on s3

We host our sites' static content on S3. We also have a very open robots.txt; User-agent: * Allow: * This is because in Webmaster tools I get thousands of warnings Sitemap contains urls which are ...
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CNAME to S3 returns the S3 URL

I've setup a static website on S3 under a www.mydomain.com bucket. I also created a CNAME record for it in Namecheap looking like this: Type: CNAME Record Host: www Value: www.mydomain.com.s3-website-...
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How to force a 302 redirect to index.html when hosting on S3?

I've found that the following two URLs will show the same content: http://example.com/blog/ http://example.com/blog/index.html In the case of the first URL, it appears to pick up the index.html from ...
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SEO - why my sites images are not showing in google search [closed]

I have got SEO suggestion like this: "Make sure that Googlebot can crawl your JavaScript, CSS and image files by using the Fetch as Google feature in Google Webmaster Tools." So how to know why is ...
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If I only serve gzipped version of my content, should I add the vary accept encoding header?

I just moved a static site from a VPS to Amazon S3. I have decided to serve only gzipped version of my pages, since S3 is not a webserver I can't have logic based on headers. I also use Cloudfront as ...
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Amazon S3 data usage and request counter

Is there any way to get detailed info about how much requests done to my S3 bucket and how much space used by my files in bucket? I need it to watch whether or not I exceeded limits (in my case free ...
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Amazon S3 currency charges

I am looking into using Amazon S3 and I live in the UK and have a UK credit card. It seems that Amazon bills in $s, my bank will change me for the exchange from £ to $ and this means it will likely ...
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Prevent image hotlinking from Amazon S3 and while allowing social networks

I'm using Amazon S3 to host some assets (mostly images) on a small project. I'm trying to find a way to prevent leeching (which can be very serious should someone tried to use a network of bots to ...
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Where and how should I host images for fast access and with least headache

I'm deploying my website on Heroku. I need to store around 5000 profile picture and each will be accessed around 100 times per week. All my traffic is coming from Europe, so I'd prefer them to be ...
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How should I upload videos to Amazon S3?

I have a project which is basically a website like YouTube. I am hosting my videos with Amazon S3. I am confused as to whether I should upload videos (200mb+) by a PHP script or by browser-based ...
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Amazon S3, Require Credit Card?

I am registering to Amazon S3, but it says that a credit card is required upon registration. My purpose is to create a dummy account where I can test the amazon S3 for development. Is there anyway to ...
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AngularJS SEO for static webpages (S3 CDN)

I've been looking into ways to improve SEO for angularJS apps that are hosted on a CDN like Amazon S3 (i.e. simple storage with no backend). Most of the solutions out there, PhantomJS, prerender.io, ...
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Why shouldn't I use Amazon S3 for hosting a static webpage

I remember reading somewhere that there was a serious pitfall to using Amazon S3 for hosting a static website. I forgot what it was though. To me, S3 seems like a perfect option. Super fast, super ...
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Google apps for buisness redirect to Amazon S3

I want to make a domain on Google Apps For Business with a single page on Amazon S3 on the same domain Is there a way to do this?
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Using Amazon S3 has increased the page load time? Why?

I am optimising the page load time for my site. After a bunch of changes, the load time had decreased. As suggested by a lot of people, I decided to use Amazon's S3 to store and serve my static ...
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Students publishing their websites to Amazon S3

I want students to publish their static websites to Amazon S3. But I can't have them all create AWS accounts because it requires their credit cards even for the free usage tier. I don't mind letting ...
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Wordpress, Joomla, on amazon S3 only? or do I need EC2 instance

for services like wordpress and joomla, I remember kind of just dropping project files on an FTP when I was doing static websites. Now Amazon S3 buckets reminds me of that, and it can be used for ...
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Track url from Amazon S3 using Google Analytics

I couldn't find any decent pay per view video solutions for low budget clients. So I'm considering using a membership extension with Joomla and hosting the video with amazon S3. The only issue is ...
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How to keep a local copy of all images and still serve images from Amazon S3?

I'm using amazon s3 to host assets for my site (mainly images). At the moment when a user uploads an image via a form, the php script uploads the image directly to my bucket on s3. I would like to ...
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How does a CDN work on the tech side?

I never used a CDN before so this is a noob question, but how does it work on the tech side. For example right now when a user uploads an image on my site it is uploaded to the "/uploads" folder at ...
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Can I set a variable “Expires” in Amazon S3?

I have a ton of files in Amazon S3 (served via Cloudfront) for which I have added an Expires header of Mon, Jan 1 2024 11:11:11 GMT However, I have recently learned that setting an Expires header ...
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How should I reference precompressed versions of static files hosted with Amazon's S3?

I have a website that serves static assets (CSS, JavaScript, images) directly from Amazon's S3. As far as I know S3 does not support gzip even when browsers accept it. What problems might arise if ...
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Website on S3: Multiple subdomains to one Bucket?

I'd like to host a website on Amazon S3. What's the best practice to make a site accessible from both example.com and www.example.com?
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Does changing CNAME for amazon cloudfront slows the download in anyway?

I'm planning to use Amazon S3 with Cloudfront as CDN network. But I'm guessing that changing the url from 345345df4.cloudfront.com to sub.domain.com will slow the process of download Is this correct?...
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mapping naked domain (www.domain.com) to static website which is saved in s3

I am developing an web application, I recently purchased the domain from godaddy.com and the domain is use google apps, for email, calendar docs and other services as well. Now I just need to show ...
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Amazon S3 or Dedicated Storage Server for small business site Image Hosting

We have a small business website that needs to host lot of images and we are trying to decide if we need s3 to host all our images or should we just use a NAS for storing and hosting our images ...