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Google lets users share websites hosted on Google Drive

Google Drive lets users host websites by sharing the HTML file publicly

| Internet & Websites News | Posted: Feb 6, 2013 1:58 am

If you need a place to prototype your latest website and don't want to pay for a host, Google has your back. Google Drive will allow you to host your website by placing all of the necessary HTML, CSS, and other files on Drive. You then simply share the HTML file publicly and the website will load via the link.

 

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Ironically, Google explains the process on this website that is hosted on Google Drive. The change isn't a big one, and certainly not one we expect users to switch to Drive for, but existing users should certainly like the new feature and it may be enough to keep them on Drive if they had thoughts of leaving.

NEWS SOURCES:Thenextweb.com

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