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Surge

Static web publishing for Front-End Developers
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What is Surge?

Surge makes it easy for developers to deploy projects to a production-quality CDN through Grunt, Gulp, npm.
Surge is a tool in the Static Web Hosting category of a tech stack.

Who uses Surge?

Companies
15 companies reportedly use Surge in their tech stacks, including Unsplash, Chattermill, and Tilli.

Developers
61 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Surge.
Pros of Surge
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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

Surge Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Surge?
Wave
It is a free, online software alternative to Quickbooks. Wave helps manage invoices, credit card payments, accounting & payroll. Best for small businesses & freelancers.
Vault
Vault is a tool for securely accessing secrets. A secret is anything that you want to tightly control access to, such as API keys, passwords, certificates, and more. Vault provides a unified interface to any secret, while providing tight access control and recording a detailed audit log.
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.
GitHub Pages
Public webpages hosted directly from your GitHub repository. Just edit, push, and your changes are live.
Vercel
A cloud platform for serverless deployment. It enables developers to host websites and web services that deploy instantly, scale automatically, and require no supervision, all with minimal configuration.
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Surge's Followers
158 developers follow Surge to keep up with related blogs and decisions.