Deploy Payload on Northflank

Published 22nd February 2023

Payload is a headless CMS and application framework built with TypeScript, Node.js, React and MongoDB.


  • TypeScript configuration
  • Reusable data schema
  • Powerful REST, GraphQL, and Local Node APIs


  • Payload combined build + deploy service
  • MongoDB addon
  • Secret group

Getting Started

You can build your Payload repository using a Dockerfile or buildpacks.

  1. Create an account on Northflank
  2. Click deploy Payload now
  3. Select your own Payload repository in the stack configuration
  4. Click create template to run the Payload template
  5. Select the Payload service when the template run has finished
  6. Open the code.run domain to access Payload

You can now create your first user and begin using your Payload service!

Push new commits to your repository to automatically build and deploy changes.

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