Control your credits - how I use S3 to keep my Cloudinary costs low
When I started Thankbox I was just storing all images in Cloudinary. I quickly realized I couldn't afford to do that long term. Check out how I addressed that.
great read i love those AWS / Cloud saving technique s
I wish there were more
I did a quick write-up on how I use Cloudinary and S3 in combination to get the full benefits of Cloudinary while mitigating costs from creeping up by having all of my media hosted there.
I think, especially as a bootstrapper, it's good to manage yours costs where you can and I am quite happy with this solution.