Ask HN: How fast could you get a minimal working SaaS up and running?

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  • feathers

    A framework for real-time applications and REST APIs with JavaScript and TypeScript

    Its always best to work with the stack you are most familiar with. So for me that would

    1. FeathersJS for backend [1]

    2. Postgres DB

    3. Angular for front end + bootstrap

    4. Postmark for transactional email (for new signup email verification, forgot password, 2-factor login) [2]

    5. Digital Ocean for VPS

    6. Ansible for deploying everything

    7. Namecheap for domain

    8. DNS configuration done on Digital Ocean

    Typescript for both Angular and FeathersJS

    I've done this a few times and all together it would take me about 3 - 5 hours.

    [1] https://feathersjs.com/

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