Hello Guys, Welcome to my course. No coding required to take this course as this is not the coding course. If you want to setup your own URL shortener & not pay the money to bitly/owlly kind of service then read on.
URL shorteners are everywhere from googl to bitly to owlly. We use URL shortener most of the time on internet knowingly or unknowingly. How about having your own URL shortener with your own domain? What if you can do below things for free:
You can also commercialize the technology on your platform in any manner and make some good money. You don't have to be a coder or programmer to take this course. This is not the programming course on building URL shortener from scratch.
I hope you will be able to launch the service & enjoy it for full commercial or personal use.
Here we will see How to launch a Free tier EC2 server in AWS & configure it by installing required software.
Here we will be installing the URL shortener on our EC2 server
Here we will be setting up our new short domain name which we will use for this URL shortner
In this Lecture we will be installing few plugins in URL shortener to extend its functionalities.
Here we will be learning how to use APIs of our new URL shortener to short URLs using programming.
I am a founder & CEO of RecordsKeeper, a Blockchain-based record keeping solution for businesses.
Earlier, I founded Appvigil (Wegilant) in Nov 2011 while pursuing my Masters in Application Security from IIT Bombay, India. Appvigil is the Mobile App Vulnerability Scanner on Cloud. Appvigil also offers security audit services for mobile devices and applications, and compliance with IT regulations. I was heading the team as Chief Executive Officer. The company has won NASSCOM Emerge 50 Award 2014 one of the biggest awards in India. The company got incubation in IIT Bombay's Business Incubator SINE in August 2013.
During Wegilant & before that, I have trained 15000+ students in 5 years across various college campuses in India. I have also written a book on AVR Microcontroller with the name "Robotics with AVR".
I was the part of Forbes India 30Under30 List of 2016 in Technology space.