What is WebIOPi?

WebIOPi – The Original one Control, debug, and use your Pi’s GPIO, sensors and converters from a web browser or any app. WebIOPi is the perfect Swiss-knife to make connected things. Developed and provided by Eric PTAK (trouch) Runs on Raspberry Pi.

How do I start WebIOPi?

Access WebIOPi over Internet

  1. Register on the Weaved developper portal. Go to https://developer.weaved.com/portal/ and follow instruction to create an account.
  2. Download Weaved for Raspberry Pi.
  3. Install Weaved.
  4. Test your setup.

What can you do with a Raspberry Pi server?

Here are several nifty ways you can use your Raspberry Pi as a server and do more than just the basics….Turn Your Raspberry Pi Into a Useful Server

  1. NAS or file server.
  2. Web server.
  3. Online game server.
  4. Media streaming server.
  5. Home automation server.
  6. Print server.
  7. Personal cloud server.

Can I host my own website on a Raspberry Pi?

The Raspberry Pi can be used as a web server on your main local network or the internet at large. It is a great selection in cases where you want an intranet for the office or a web development server. You can create a local Pi webserver to deliver various contents while you are surfing over the internet.

What is RPi in Python?

Raspberry-gpio-python or RPi. GPIO, is a Python module to control the GPIO interface on the Raspberry Pi. It was developed by Ben Croston and released under an MIT free software license. The project Wiki has documentation including example programs. I’ll cover some of the basics here.

How do I host Django on Raspberry Pi?

Setting up Apache2 for Django

  1. Your first task is to set up and install the Apache webserver to your Raspberry Pi.
  2. In addition to the base version of Apache, we will need to install some additional packages so that Apache can talk with Python.
  3. Let us start by installing Python 3 and all of our required dependencies.

Do you have to pay for website hosting?

Ultimately, if you want to launch a website, you’ll need to pay for hosting. However, you’ll also notice a lot of free hosting providers available. By and large though, the free hosting isn’t going to offer the quality of service you’d want or need for most sites.