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Avatar generator function

After contemplating how complex the implementation of an avatar generator is on one of the most popular Web 2.0 Clouds, I just had to prove how simple it can be on Taubyte (The Web 3.0 Cloud). Besides finding a nice package that generates the avatars, it took me less than 5min to have it live on avatar.examples.tau.link: https://avatar.examples.tau.link/goavatar?gender=male&username=fodil.samy Will generate: Steps to do the same below. Getting started If this is your first time using Taubyte, head to this article for a Quickstart....

September 23, 2022 · 3 min · Samy Fodil

Blog: Get a Hugo-based blog up

In the world of web content creation, Hugo, is, with no doubt, my favorite. If you’re not familiar with Hugo or the concept of static website generators, I suggest checking https://gohugo.io/documentation/. Though is post, I’ll show you how to get a blog up and running in less than 10min! Login Head to console.taubyte.com, log in and create a new project. If it’s your first time, follow this quick intro here....

September 21, 2022 · 6 min · Samy Fodil

Create a project on Taubyte

Before you dive into the step-by-step, let’s cover some basics. Basics Git Git is a distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Yes, it is decentralized though it pre-dates Web 3.0. If you’re new to Git, check those resources out: Introduction to Git Try Git Git Quest Learn Git Branching Source of Truth Unlike any other Web2 (or Web2-like) platform that keeps the project saved in databases, Taubyte has neither control nor ownership of your project....

September 1, 2022 · 4 min · Samy Fodil

Ping: Your First Serverless Function

In this post, I’ll show you how to create your first RESTful Serverless Function. Example: $ curl https://ping.examples.tau.link/ping PONG The first thing to do is to head to console.taubyte.com, log in and create a new project. If it’s your first time, follow this quick intro here. Create an Application It is good practice to separate components of your projects. So let’s create an application to host our function. Navigate to Applications Click on the ➕ button, this will open a modal to create an application....

September 1, 2022 · 6 min · Samy Fodil

What is DNS?

The Domain Name System (DNS) is a distributed database system that translates domain names to numerical Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. And yes again! decentralized before Web 3.0. DNS is an essential part of Internet infrastructure. A good analogy is to think of it as the phonebook of the Internet. Besides the fact that it makes us humans smarter than we are: “Most of us access information online using domain names”, DNS is used for load-balancing, protocol bridging, network discovery, etc....

September 1, 2022 · 5 min · Samy Fodil