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dammyreginal profile image dammyreginal ・1 min read

Hello guys,
Just finished building my first nodejs app using react and mongodb as database.see picture. But confused on how to go about the deployment to make it live.any suggestions will be welcomed. Thanks in advance
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Brice Duke

Check this tutorial out!

youtu.be/Z_D4w6HmT8k

I'd recommend using github for deploying your code instead of the CLI - it's easier to make changes that way, but his method works too!

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Thanks. Someone suggested Heroku. I connected it to my github. After deploying it tells me application error see below:

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Application Logs
2021-05-13T05:33:11.974735+00:00 heroku[web.1]: State changed from crashed to starting
2021-05-13T05:33:17.434161+00:00 heroku[web.1]: Starting process with command npm start
2021-05-13T05:33:21.152639+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! missing script: start
2021-05-13T05:33:21.177166+00:00 app[web.1]:
2021-05-13T05:33:21.179883+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! A complete log of this run can be found in:
2021-05-13T05:33:21.183465+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! /app/.npm/_logs/2021-05-13T05_33_21_153Z-debug.log
2021-05-13T05:33:21.253969+00:00 heroku[web.1]: Process exited with status 1
2021-05-13T05:33:21.354019+00:00 heroku[web.1]: State changed from starting to crashed
2021-05-13T05:33:22.611937+00:00 heroku[router]: at=error code=H10 desc="App crashed" method=GET path="/" host=intelhubdev.herokuapp.com request_id=56993659-8105-4f1a-b1a0-ff53a2c65ae2 fwd="197.210.45.44" dyno= connect= service= status=503 bytes= protocol=https
2021-05-13T05:33:23.853075+00:00 heroku[router]: at=error code=H10 desc="App crashed" method=GET path="/favicon.ico" host=intelhubdev.herokuapp.com request_id=fbd4eed8-7477-4de3-b3a2-6438c536c470 fwd="197.210.45.44" dyno= connect= service= status=503 bytes= protocol=https"

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Brice Duke

P.S. remember to hide your environment variables (database key, etc) if you use git, and maybe change your images to .webp for a smaller file size, meaning faster load times :D

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Thanks. Someone suggested Heroku. I connected it to my github. After deploying it tells me application error see below:

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Application Logs
2021-05-13T05:33:11.974735+00:00 heroku[web.1]: State changed from crashed to starting
2021-05-13T05:33:17.434161+00:00 heroku[web.1]: Starting process with command npm start
2021-05-13T05:33:21.152639+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! missing script: start
2021-05-13T05:33:21.177166+00:00 app[web.1]:
2021-05-13T05:33:21.179883+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! A complete log of this run can be found in:
2021-05-13T05:33:21.183465+00:00 app[web.1]: npm ERR! /app/.npm/_logs/2021-05-13T05_33_21_153Z-debug.log
2021-05-13T05:33:21.253969+00:00 heroku[web.1]: Process exited with status 1
2021-05-13T05:33:21.354019+00:00 heroku[web.1]: State changed from starting to crashed
2021-05-13T05:33:22.611937+00:00 heroku[router]: at=error code=H10 desc="App crashed" method=GET path="/" host=intelhubdev.herokuapp.com request_id=56993659-8105-4f1a-b1a0-ff53a2c65ae2 fwd="197.210.45.44" dyno= connect= service= status=503 bytes= protocol=https
2021-05-13T05:33:23.853075+00:00 heroku[router]: at=error code=H10 desc="App crashed" method=GET path="/favicon.ico" host=intelhubdev.herokuapp.com request_id=fbd4eed8-7477-4de3-b3a2-6438c536c470 fwd="197.210.45.44" dyno= connect= service= status=503 bytes= protocol=https"

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Its on github