Creating django welcome page on EC2 instance

Create vanilla ubuntu via AWS – open port 8000 via security group

follow https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-django-and-set-up-a-development-environment-on-ubuntu-16-04

# Edit the line below with your server IP address
ALLOWED_HOSTS = ['your-server-ip']

your-server-ip - fully qualified EC2 instance not just ip address
also 
python manage.py runserver your-server-ip:8000 - fully qualified
http://your-server-ip:8000/ - fully qualified

to run 
cd django-apps
. env/bin/activate
cd testsite
python manage.py runserver ec2-xxxxxxxxxx.compute-1.amazonaws.c
om:8000

January – Create Secure Word Press Site on EC2

Followed : https://aws.amazon.com/getting-started/tutorials/launch-a-wordpress-website/

Then: https://aws.amazon.com/getting-started/tutorials/get-a-domain/

Then: https://docs.bitnami.com/aws/how-to/generate-install-lets-encrypt-ssl/

Installed Git Bash

Key was to create an A record in Route 53 – associated with geoffmccormack.com see this: https://community.bitnami.com/t/ip-error-after-requesting-lets-encrypt-certificate/62202