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Clone the repository from Github

$ git clone

With the Heroku gem, create your app

$ cd loklak_wordpress_plugins
$ git remote add upstream
$ heroku create --ssh-git --stack cedar-14
Creating strange-turtle-1234... done, stack is cedar |
Git remote heroku added

Add a database to your app

$ heroku addons:create heroku-postgresql:hobby-dev
Adding heroku-postgresql:dev to strange-turtle-1234... done, v2 (free)
Database has been created and is available
Use `heroku addons:docs heroku-postgresql:dev` to view documentation

Promote the database (replace COLOR with the color name from the above output)

$ heroku pg:promote HEROKU_POSTGRESQL_COLOR

Add the ability to send email (i.e. Password Resets etc)

$ heroku addons:add sendgrid:starter
Adding sendgrid:starter on your-app... done, v14 (free)
Use `heroku addons:docs sendgrid` to view documentation.

Create a new branch for any configuration/setup changes needed

$ git checkout -b production

Store unique keys and salts in Heroku environment variables. Wordpress can provide random values here.

heroku config:set AUTH_KEY='put your unique phrase here' \
  SECURE_AUTH_KEY='put your unique phrase here' \
  LOGGED_IN_KEY='put your unique phrase here' \
  NONCE_KEY='put your unique phrase here' \
  AUTH_SALT='put your unique phrase here' \
  SECURE_AUTH_SALT='put your unique phrase here' \
  LOGGED_IN_SALT='put your unique phrase here' \
  NONCE_SALT='put your unique phrase here'

Create .htpasswd

$ echo "USERNAME:CRYPT PASSWOER" > .htpasswd

Deploy to Heroku

$ git push heroku production:master
-----> Deleting 0 files matching .slugignore patterns.
-----> PHP app detected

 !     WARNING: No composer.json found.
       Using index.php to declare PHP applications is considered legacy
       functionality and may lead to unexpected behavior.

-----> No runtime requirements in composer.json, defaulting to PHP 5.6.2.
-----> Installing system packages...
       - PHP 5.6.2
       - Apache 2.4.10
       - Nginx 1.6.0
-----> Installing PHP extensions...
       - zend-opcache (automatic; bundled, using 'ext-zend-opcache.ini')
-----> Installing dependencies...
       Composer version 1.0-dev (ffffab37a294f3383c812d0329623f0a4ba45387) 2014-11-05 06:04:18
       Loading composer repositories with package information
       Installing dependencies
       Nothing to install or update
       Generating optimized autoload files
-----> Preparing runtime environment...
       NOTICE: No Procfile, defaulting to 'web: vendor/bin/heroku-php-apache2'
-----> Discovering process types
       Procfile declares types -> web

-----> Compressing... done, 78.5MB
-----> Launcing... done, v5 deployed to Heroku

To git@heroku:strange-turtle-1234.git
  * [new branch]    production -> master

After deployment WordPress has a few more steps to setup and thats it!