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These let you access your localhost publicly and you can use them to anything*, right on your computer!

3 Local Tunneling Options At Your Service:
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* Depending on your traffic, network and use case

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@adnan360 I don't quite understand "tunneling". How is this different than, say, self hosting on a spare laptop in your house?

@Blort There are 2 that I can think of:

- No domain/dns setup needed
- A client tunneling software helps to receive and send request on your computer, instead of the server software (Apache, NGINX) doing it directly

There are details under the 'Idea behind "Local Tunneling"' heading in the article if you want to read more.

The benefit is that it is easier this way, doesn't need config or dedicated connection. But it may not be suitable for high traffic websites or every project out there.

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