Automating back-up of your Google Drive on S3

Problem Statement:  I am working with a lot of freelancers for various small creative and content related work but they usually share the completed work as a folder in Google drive. Keep in mind that they are the owner of this folder. After 1 week or so the freelancer is no longer is tasked with us […]

List of Youtube channels that I follow and you should too

Below are some of the Youtube channels I follow, educational or infotainment. All of them are Highly Recommended. Note: Alphabetical order. Description provided by the channel.   a16z 73 videos This is the videos channel for Andreessen Horowitz (aka “a16z”), a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm that invests in software eating the world.

Gitlab Runner config to auto deploy your static site on S3

If you didn’t know, you can easily setup your static website and host on S3. Just follow these simple instructions and you are done. https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/dev/website-hosting-custom-domain-walkthrough.html Now you might want to version control your hosted website and would want to avoid uploading this content again and again. With the help of Gitlab Runner you can simply […]

Setting up Swap Memory in linux server

Clickbait version: Increase your server’s system memory for free! 😀 Swap space in Linux is used when the amount of physical memory (RAM) is full. If the system needs more memory resources and the RAM is full, inactive pages in memory are moved to the swap space.[src] Note: Not recommended to be used in production environment. Swap […]