hands-on lab

Hosting Static Web App on Azure Blob Storage

Up to 1h
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Azure Storage Account is a storage offering that is designed to support and enhance the capabilities of systems that are serving documents, files, images, video and logs files at scale with features such as high availability and replications. The primary service of the storage account, Blob storage supports low-cost and tiered storage with high availability and strong consistency to provide fast and reliable disaster recovery solutions for a massive amount of data.

Static website is one of the newly introduced capabilities of Azure Storage Account that lets you host static HTML-based website and associated assets to host website. The hosting does not require any rendering or management of the hosting platform. If you are looking to host a simple landing page or static content, a Static website with Azure Storage might be the best option for your organization.

In this hands-on lab, you will learn about Static website and perform the necessary configuration required to host the website in Azure Storage.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this beginner-level lab, you will be able to:

  • Understand Static Website service in Azure Storage
  • Configure Static Website using HTML-based files

Intended Audience

  • Frontend Engineers
  • Cloud Architects
  • Data Engineers
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Software Engineers


Familiarity with the following will be beneficial but is not required:

  • Azure Storage Account

The following content can be used to fulfill the prerequisite:

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About the author

Learning paths

Parveen is an Azure advocate with previous experience in the professional consulting services industries. He specializes in infrastructure and DevOps with a wide range of knowledge in security and access management. He is also an Azure Certified - DevOps Engineer Expert, Security Engineer, Developer Associate, Administrator Associate, CompTIA Certified - Network+, Security+, and AWS Cloud Practitioner.
Parveen enjoys writing about cloud technologies and sharing the knowledge with the community to help students upskill in the cloud.

Covered topics

Lab steps

Logging in to the Microsoft Azure Portal
Enabling Static Web App on Azure Storage Account