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[Discuss] Simplest HTML hosting for a 9-year-old engineer?

> On April 10, 2016 at 1:53 PM Daniel Barrett <dbarrett at> wrote:
> On April 10, 2016, Laura Conrad wrote:
> >Couldn't you just give him an account on some linode you're already
> >maintaining?  Or whatever other web host you're using already.
> Thanks Laura. I thought of that too, but as he's only nine years old,
> I can't reasonably expect him to keep his password secure. So I'm
> reluctant to open up my Linode to him.

I can say from personal experience that you do not want your children working in
a site that you use for professional or even personal use.

The cost of a linode for his own use is trivial compared to what happens when
your site is hacked due to some issue innocent to your kid.  Your kid is not
wrong, but he can't be expected to know about site security.  I had to clean up
a site that got hacked this way.

By the way, I am a very happy user of :-)

Peter Olson

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