This is continuation of last post around hosting Linux web apps on Azure using Docker containers. Our current front-end deployment pipeline on the VMs has been: $ npm update on wp-content/themes/our-theme $ bower install $ gulp build --production Since we were now
This is part I of hosting PHP apps using custom Docker containers Linux Web Apps on Azure have been in public preview for a while and we finally decided to give it a spin by moving a WordPress site to it.
Azure Storage is cool, we use it over here on our .com to server all wp uploads using Azure Storage Plugin for WordPress and we use it almost everywhere else as well for storing our MongoDB collections, for storing images,
We've been running our WordPress corporate site on GoDaddy's shared hosting and had been experiencing really slow response times (around 12 seconds with empty cache) so as a weekend project we decided to move over from GoDaddy to Windows Azure.