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 Lightsail instance from their WP Dashboard.
In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the process of how to launch a clone of your WordPress website on Amazon Lightsail in your own AWS account using the Seahorse software.
- This process requires a paid license key – 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
● Generate and install IAM keys to operate the Seahorse software from within a WordPress site.
● Understand the process involved in cloning a WordPress website to Amazon Lightsail