Serving Static Websites With Azure Functions

With the new serverless craze I decided to create myself a little challenge to explore Azure Functions. The challenge I came up with was moving my personal website from a CMS to a static site hosted by Functions. This post covers how I achieved this.

Introduction to Azure Functions

Azure Functions is described as a event-driven, serverless compute experience. It is Microsoft’s entry into the world of serverless sitting next to other solutions such as AWS Lambda. In this post I will provide a brief introduction to Functions and show you how to use them.