Students! Get hosted in the cloud at no cost!

Being a student today has many benefits. Large companies believe in students with many offering students benefits no cost access to their services.

Microsoft’s student Azure offer is once such program, student developers can publish their own web apps to Azure and host them in the cloud, at no cost and with no credit card required. Students can take advantage of these great Azure services:

  • Web Apps
  • MySQL DB
  • VSO
  • Application Insights

The sign-up process is simple. From a verified DreamSpark account navigate to the software catalogue and select the Azure offer, hit register now.


You will be redirected to this screen

Follow all the steps and fill in all the fields. At the end of these steps click Sign up.

Great! Your Azure subscription is now being created! This step can take some time to spool up so give it a few minutes. When it is done hit “Start managing my service”




That is it! Now you can host your code in the cloud!
Feel free to comment links to your work hosted in the cloud below.