Hosting WordPress on Amazon Lightsail is a cost-effective way to adopt the cloud and benefit from the security and scale of AWS. Seahorse, a trusted AWS Partner, provides a simple seamless solution for migrating a WordPress site from an existing hosting provider (or localhost) to Amazon Lightsail. In addition, Seahorse provides a Management Console within WordPress to give users the ability to manage their AWS services. For users who operate at scale, a remote API the management console is provided.
Seahorse offers 2 distinct models, a managed solution where users migrate their site to the Seahorse/AWS environment where the underlying infrastructure is managed & self-managed where users migrate and manage within their own AWS account. This tutorial concentrates on the Self-managed model. * If you wish to run a trial clone to the Seahorse/AWS environment, please Click Here to navigate to the dedicated trial tutorial.
● Learn how to install and operate Seahorse’s software on a WordPress website
● Understand the process involved in migrating a WordPress website to Amazon Lightsail
● Generate and install IAM keys to operate the Seahorse software from within a