You can host your HTMLy blog for free on OpenShift. Use HTMLy OpenShift QuickStart below for easy deployment.
This quickstart will creating installer.php and setup the environment inside
$OPENSHIFT_REPO_DIR. To install HTMLy simply visiting
yourapp.rhcloud.com/installer.php after deploying it using the console and than create your blog username and password there.
HTMLy have a cloud update feature and fetch the sources from Github repo, so no need to update the app using git but simply visiting the HTMLy update page and if a newer version available you just need to follow the update link.
If you need to add or modify the theme or creating new user you must use FTP instead of git. All files are saved inside
$OPENSHIFT_DATA_DIR/www and the
$OPENSHIFT_REPO_DIR is just a placeholder that contains the
www symlink to HTMLy installation directory.
Step by step
Create your application using the console.
For cartridge you can choose PHP 5.3, PHP 5.4 (recommended), or PHP 5.4 with Zend Server 6.1.
Set your public URL, and for source code put
yourapp.rhcloud.com/installer.phpto start the installation.
Visit HTMLy OpenShift Demo
You can use your own domain on OpenShift, read Using a Custom Domain.