How To: Heroku Deployments

Some deployment steps for Heroku:

To deploy static html/css project: 1) Create an index.php file with the following content:

<?php include_once(“home.html”); ?> 2) Rename your main or index.html to home.html 3) Deploy app

To deploy node.js project: 1) Ensure package.json has a start script and deploy app.

e.g. “scripts”: {
“test”: “echo ”Error: no test specified” && exit 1″,
“start”: “node app.js”

To deploy to Heroku: 1) Install Heroku toolbelt and login account 2) Run heroku create in a git project 3) Run heroku apps:rename <newProjectName> to rename your project (optional) 4) Run git push heroku master to push project to heroku