Hosting my blog in Azure

Operation Goodbye Wordpress. Notes on my blog migration. Requirements My main motivation for migration my website was primarily to get off the WordPress platform. I found myself spending as much or more time maintaining the site as opposed to creating content and after getting hacked a few times I decided enough was enough, time to make a change. My requirements were as follows: Easy to maintain static website. I want whatever ends up being published to be nothing more than html and css files. Read more →

Azure Spending Limit Reached

I have pushed my cloud first ways too far and have just exhausted my azure credits and my subscription has been deactivated! I went to the Azure management portal (legacy) and updated my account and removed the spending limit. But my account is still not activated! Ahhh!! ReadOnlyDisabledSubscription: The subscription [GUID] is disabled and therefore marked as read only. You cannot perform any write actions on this subscription until it is re-enabled. Read more →