I am using GHOST and want to publish a static site in HTML.

Any thoughts on doing this. I will not do this via FTP. Only SSH. I need something basic.

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I could suggest 2 different approaches:

  • Add your website to GitHub and then use the git clone command on your server to clone your website files to the server itself.

  • Use the rsync command to copy the files from your laptop to the server:

Let me know how it goes. Best, Bobby