Self-Hosting with Cloudflare Tunnels (feat Raspberry Pi)

If you’ve ever self-hosted services on your local network and wanted to expose them to the world, you would know that this is not a straightforward matter. This involves opening up your firewall by forwarding ports 80 (HTTP) and 443 (HTTPS) to a dedicated machine on your network. This has two main issues. Problem 1: your external IP address will be publically visible to the internet meaning that people could geolocate and collect information about you....

February 15, 2022 · 5 min · 944 words · James Ashford