Hosting a Web Page On Your Pod
We're going to create public web page hosted on your Solid pod, which can be accessed from:
Browse to your solid pod. Since you want to offer your web page to everyone on the Internet go to your
publicfolder. Within your
publicfolder click the green + sign on your databrowser and click the
foldericon and give this new folder the name mysite. Now click the new green + sign within the mysite folder and create a new
sourceby clicking the icon and give this the name
Create a webpage with the databrowser
This will create a file
webpage.htmlin your public mysite folder. Expand webpage.html and hover over the top which will give you the ability to edit the source.
Edit webpage source
In the textbox type in something (or paste) something suitably kitch. Example
And click the green tick. Congratulations, you have now published your first web page to solid!
Tip 1 Drag and drop a file to the green plus and it will be uploaded to that directory.
Tip 2 If you want to start a site within the mysite folder, you can name the HTML file
index.htmland this way the contents of the folder will not be shown as a Solid Pod folder, but your HTML file will be used instead.
For fun, try and create some of the short files here, using only copy and paste!