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Make Ghost persistant with Forever

Published 2014-03-09

Ghost is going to stop running when you quit your terminal session.

We want our website always-up right? So, we can do this by installing Forever through NPM and setting it up by:

sudo npm install -g forever  
NODE_ENV=production forever start --sourceDir ~/ghost index.js

Now you can close your terminal session and Ghost should stay alive.