Frequently we have come across the question of whether we should serve static files with Django or with some cloud-based storage solutions. However, when the system tends to scale, serving static files becomes a bottleneck. Since the server will often be used to serve these files, the best and most optimal solution will be to use Amazon S3 as it’s simple and scalable, which is why most companies use it.

This tutorial has assumed that you have already set up your AWS S3 bucket and configured CORS policy. If not, follow this tutorial to complete that first.

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Raj Chhatbar

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