Hey aspiring AWS pros, knowing what resources to consume on the way to mastering AWS can be a bit overwhelming. I have listed out some free resources and amazing content creators that you can start following to help you on that journey, it's all free stuff (well most of it). They've Certainly helped me out..
Hiroko has been teaching AWS newbies for yonks!
Get to know Andrew Brown from ExamPro especially if you prefer visual learning and maybe have Dyslexia.
Get a free 7 day trial to aCloudGuru
Probably one of the premier resources for learning AWS, it can get pricey but you can also get a 7 day free trail to all the AWS content.
Get free AWS training to prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.
AWS's own skills training portal, all free, amazing resources especially for exam preparation.
Get to know J Cole and his amazing AWS tutorials using all sorts of cool analogies like space ships!
J Cole is one of the best teachers on the planet, people queue to get into his immersive interactive courses, here's some of his free content.
Start reading Cloudonaut's newsletter - it's brilliant, their blog posts and podcasts are incredible.
Get to know Corey Quinn from Last Week in AWS. He's also pretty darn funny on Twitter (there ain't a lot of humour around AWS)
Corey Quinn@quinnypig"Security is worth spending the money."
I agree, and I happily pay for @1Password--but to replace it with AWS Secrets Manager would cost me ~$435 a month, at which point I'm going back to Post-It Notes scattered across my desk instead.06:53 AM - 11 May 2022
Corey's Podcast 'The AWS Morning Brief' is full of gems (especially the networking fundamental ones)
Andrew Brown here again with some more free content, watch AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification Course (CLF-C01) - Pass the Exam!
Some great resources there to get started, feel free to share this to help others.