Nodejitsu Deployment Tutorial with Codeship


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Set up Continuous Deployment to Nodejitsu for your node.js applications with Codeship

We are proud to announce a new member in our Codeship deployments family: Nodejitsu!

Recently we experienced increasing interest in node.js deployments on our service. Especially after our Testing Tuesday series about node.js a lot of people started creating Continuous Integration and Deployment projects on the Codeship.

Nodejitsu is a cloud hosting platform for your Node.js applications. Getting started is easy:
Just create an account, follow the few setup steps and you’re all set within 5 minutes.

Deploying to Nodejitsu with the Codeship

You can deploy your GitHub and BitBucket projects with the Codeship. All you need to deploy to Nodejitsu is your user name and an API token. Within 2 minutes you can configure Codeship to deploy your app to Nodejitsu.

All you have to do is

  • Fill in your username
  • Create an API token: Run jitsu tokens create codeship on your terminal
  • Fill in the API token

As soon as you’ve configured your deployment, the Codeship will deploy your application to Nodejitsu with every build. The jitsu package gets installed during deployment and is used to push your app to Nodejitsu.

That’s it: You created a Nodejitsu account and set up Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for your node.js apps. All in less than 10 minutes!

Watch the video at the beginning of this article to see how to set up Continuous Integration and Deployment for your node.js projects on the Codeship.

If you want to share this news click here to tweet. Also be sure to check out the video tutorial on how to continuously deploy your node.js apps from Bitbucket to Nodejitsu.

Update: You also might want to check out our video about how to set up Continuous Deployment from Bitbucket to Nodejitsu

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  • Mark

    Hi – can you advise if it possible to deploy from a build folder using Codeship to Nodejitsu?
    I am using GulpJS to create my application for deployment and then would like this deployed to Nodejistsu rather the a trigger from check in to my master branch in Git Hub. I think I could use some custom script to do it using gulp prior to deploying but how would I then deploy this to Nodejitsu through your interface. Maybe there is another approach to this but it could be worth specifying using globs as an option as to what files you want to deploy from the branch. I will do some additional research as maybe I am missing something but if you have any other approaches to this please advise – thanks