March 9th, 2020 × #cloudflare#cdn#dns

Hasty Treat - Scott asks Wes about Cloudflare

Overview of various Cloudflare services like DNS management, caching, DDoS protection and discussion on how to set it up.


In this Hasty Treat, Scott asks Wes about Cloudflare — which services he uses, which ones he doesn't, why, and more!

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Show Notes

2:45 - What do you personally use Cloudflare for?

  • DNS provider
  • Domain registration at cost
  • Caching
  • DDoS protection
  • Hiding server IP address
  • Free HTTPS
  • Firewall rules
  • Scrape shield
  • Lightweight stats
  • Serverless functions
  • DNS
  • Cloudflare Warp

16:40 - What are you not using?

  • KV storage
  • Video streaming
  • Deep customization around blocking/errors

19:49 - How do you set it up?

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