2020-03-20 - Building a budget Url-Shortener with Azure Serverless and .Net Blazor


In this live stream session, Frank is continuing the work on the project AzUrlShortener a budget friendly Url-Shortener using Azure Function (Serverless) and Storage with .Net Core. The focus of this stream will be on the UrlRedirect function; that’s the one implicitly called when someone use a short url.



  • 00:00:01 - Bonjour, Hi!
  • 00:01:20 - PLan of the day
  • 00:02:13 - Test redirect… problem with proxy or security…
  • 00:06:40 - Create new issue to fix security problem/ proxy
  • 00:20:09 - Zombies, Run! chit-chat
  • 01:59:44 - Doh! Found the problem the file wasn’t copied…
  • 02:12:21 - It’s working
  • 02:14:35 - Wrapping up


All the code for this project is available on GitHub: Azure Url Shortener - https://github.com/FBoucher/AzUrlShortener


  • Admin page
  • How to collaborate, todos, wishlist
  • Proxy is not working (create issue, fix it)
  • Ref project of Jeremy
  • Explain the optional deployment method

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