What is PythonAnywhere?

It's somewhat unique. A small PaaS that supports web apps (Python only) as well as scheduled jobs with shell access. It is an expensive way to tinker and run several small apps.
PythonAnywhere is a tool in the Platform as a Service category of a tech stack.

Who uses PythonAnywhere?


33 developers on StackShare have stated that they use PythonAnywhere.

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Why developers like PythonAnywhere?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use PythonAnywhere
PythonAnywhere Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose PythonAnywhere in their tech stack.

Benjamin Bernard-Bouissières
Benjamin Bernard-Bouissières
Web Developer at ipexia · | 6 upvotes · 199 views

I really love Django because it is really fast to create a web application from scratch and it has a lot a facilities like the ORM or the Admin module ! The Python language is really easy to read and powerful, that's why I prefer Django over Symfony.

I use Django at work to make tools for the technicians but I also use it for me to build my personal website which I host on PythonAnywhere

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I use PythonAnywhere because it works on my iPad, is very simple to set up, and has a free plan that works great.

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PythonAnywhere Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to PythonAnywhere?
Heroku is a cloud application platform – a new way of building and deploying web apps. Heroku lets app developers spend 100% of their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.
Google App Engine
Google has a reputation for highly reliable, high performance infrastructure. With App Engine you can take advantage of the 10 years of knowledge Google has in running massively scalable, performance driven systems. App Engine applications are easy to build, easy to maintain, and easy to scale as your traffic and data storage needs grow.
A development platform that enables you to not only edit your files from underlying services like FTP, GitHub, Dropbox and the like, but on top of that gives you the ability to collaborate, embed and share through Codeanywhere on any device.
AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Once you upload your application, Elastic Beanstalk automatically handles the deployment details of capacity provisioning, load balancing, auto-scaling, and application health monitoring.
Build a universal GraphQL API on top of your existing REST APIs, so you can ship new application features fast without waiting on backend changes.
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PythonAnywhere's Stats

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PythonAnywhere's Followers
55 developers follow PythonAnywhere to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Carlos Enrique Paucar Farfán
Benjamin Bernard-Bouissières
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Jonathan Falk
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