How to deploy LogChimp on Render?

A full guide for running LogChimp on Render with a click of a button.

Clicking on "Deploy to Render" button will redirect you to confirmation page.

Deploy to Render

Render deploy confirmation page

tip

Please review the changes before deploying the following services.

Click "apply" button, 🎉 Voilà!

Configuration

logchimp-api

Now, the deployed services needs to be connected together.

On your machine, we'll use logchimp-cli tool to generate configuration.

In services page, open logchimp-api, go to Environment tab, scroll to Secret Files section.

Render services secret file section

Click "Add Secret File", at filename enter logchimp.config.json, paste the logchimp configuration in Contents.

Render secret file contents preview

Click "Save", scroll to top.

Copy the deployment url, for example https://logchimp-api.onrender.com.

logchimp-client

You're doing great 💪, just one more step.

Open logchimp-client, go to Redriects/Rewrites tab.

Render services redirect section

Click "Add rule", at source enter /api/* paste your logchimp-api deployment url.

Render services redirect API at top

warning

Make sure /api/* source is at top

Click "Save Changes".