You can deploy a Node Express application on Simplifyd with just one command.

A sample app for this quick start can be viewed at


The Edge CLI is a prerequisite to continue.

To install, follow the instructions outlined here:

Deploy steps:

  • Fork the sample Node.js project on Github.
  • From the directory you cloned the repo to the following command: edge deploy. Respond with the following to the prompts:
    • Choose local directory since you've cloned the project to a local directory and would be deploying from there.

That’s it! Your nodejs express web service will be live on your Simplifyd vanity URL as soon as the build finishes. You can always specify a custom domain/URL. Check the "adding a custom domain" section for how to do that.