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What is Firebase Hosting? Production-grade web content hosting. It is production-grade web content hosting for developers. With a single command, you can quickly deploy web apps and serve both static and dynamic content to a global CDN (content delivery network). You can also pair it with Cloud Functions or Cloud Run to build and host microservices.

What is Surge? Static web publishing for Front-End Developers. Surge makes it easy for developers to deploy projects to a production-quality CDN through Grunt, Gulp, npm.

Firebase Hosting and Surge can be categorized as "Static Web Hosting" tools.

According to the StackShare community, Surge has a broader approval, being mentioned in 16 company stacks & 46 developers stacks; compared to Firebase Hosting, which is listed in 12 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

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Pros of Firebase Hosting
Pros of Surge
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    Integration with firebase
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    Analytics
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    Super simple deploys
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    Easy deployment
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    Free plan
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    Simple
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    Free custom domain support
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    Deployment via command line
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    Smart about urls
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    Fast
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    Automatic urls based on filenames
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    404 status page based on 404.html
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    Free ssl

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Cons of Firebase Hosting
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      No free redirects

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    What is Firebase Hosting?

    It is production-grade web content hosting for developers. With a single command, you can quickly deploy web apps and serve both static and dynamic content to a global CDN (content delivery network). You can also pair it with Cloud Functions or Cloud Run to build and host microservices.

    What is Surge?

    Surge makes it easy for developers to deploy projects to a production-quality CDN through Grunt, Gulp, npm.

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      What are some alternatives to Firebase Hosting and Surge?
      Netlify
      Netlify is smart enough to process your site and make sure all assets gets optimized and served with perfect caching-headers from a cookie-less domain. We make sure your HTML is served straight from our CDN edge nodes without any round-trip to our backend servers and are the only ones to give you instant cache invalidation when you push a new deploy. Netlify is also the only static hosting service with integrated continuous deployment.
      Heroku
      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.
      Firebase
      Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
      DigitalOcean
      We take the complexities out of cloud hosting by offering blazing fast, on-demand SSD cloud servers, straightforward pricing, a simple API, and an easy-to-use control panel.
      GitHub Pages
      Public webpages hosted directly from your GitHub repository. Just edit, push, and your changes are live.
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