How to put your R Shiny App on the Web using Heroku

Steve Condylios
3 min readJun 5, 2020

There are numerous ways of getting your R Shiny app on to the web. Some are expensive, others are tedious, and most are finicky. Heroku is neither. Here’s a guide to deploying your R Shiny app to the web using Heroku.

Heroku — what is it?

Heroku allows you to think far less about DevOps, letting you focus on building awesome apps.