Deploying a website without HTML but with PHP

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  • a short description & what you have tried to fix it (DNS really may take up to 48 hours to propagate.)

I would like to deploy a website but I cant seem to get it to work because I am using HTML however my index.html is instead index.php because I need some auth connection on my website.

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Did you use the search before posting?


What about reading through our Common Issues?

I have been through the common issue post and I cant seem to find a fix.

Hi there,

We don’t host PHP, or at least, we don’t run it for you. Check out for details on our hosting philosophy which explains that we don’t run code on the server at browse time.

This common issue includes even more information.