Netlify is a cloud platform that is designed to help developers build and deploy modern, high-performance websites and applications. With Netlify, you can deploy your code to a global network of servers with a single command, and the platform will take care of the rest, including provisioning servers, scaling your application to meet demand, and providing security and compliance. Netlify supports a wide range of technologies and frameworks, including popular static sites generators like Jekyll and Hugo, as well as serverless functions and APIs.
One of the key features of Netlify is its focus on continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD). With Netlify, you can set up automatic deployments whenever you push code to your Git repository, and the platform will build and deploy your application for you. This makes it easy to iterate quickly on your code and deploy changes automatically, without having to manually build and deploy your application every time you make a change. Netlify also provides a number of tools and services to help you manage your deployments, including database and file storage, analytics and monitoring, and custom domain management.
Heroku is a cloud platform as a service (PaaS) that enables developers to build, run, and scale applications in a variety of languages. With Heroku, you can deploy your application by pushing your code to a Git repository, and the platform will automatically build and run your application.
Heroku provides a number of services and features that are designed to help you build and manage your applications, including support for a variety of programming languages, a cloud-based application server, a managed database service, and a number of other tools and services. You can use Heroku to deploy a wide range of applications, including web applications, mobile applications, and APIs.
Multi-cloud Google Cloud (GCP), AWS, Digital Ocean, Yandex
|Automated builds from Git
|Instant rollbacks to any version
|Site previews for every push
|Compatible with all Static Site Generators
Slack, email, GitHub, outgoing webhook
|Rewrites & Redirects
Included in paid plan.
300 minutes /month
|Build Time Per Deployment
|Build Memory Limit (in MiB)
|Max team members before switch to custom pricing
|Git contributors have to be Team Members
Starting from $19/month per member
|Serverless Functions (API)
Uses deno runtime
run up to 15 minutes
Heroku Elements: Add-ons, Buttons, Buildpacks
Web UI and programmatically via Build Plugins
Heroku Postgres, Heroku Redis, Apache Kafka on Heroku
bundling, minifying, compressing images
git branch-based split testing
SOC2 Type 2
AWS promised to run on 100% renewable energy by 2025
Take an exclusive 15% off off on all the services.