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Self-hosted workflow automation: How to self-host n8n on Convox

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  1. Free and open fair-code licensed node based Workflow Automation Tool. Easily automate tasks across different services.

    freemium $20.0 / Monthly

    To circumvent these limitations, businesses of all sizes opt for cost-effective, self-hosted Zapier alternatives like n8n. N8n is an open source, simple-to-use, and feature-rich workflow automation tool that supports over 220 integrations. Its cloud version costs somewhere between $20 and $120 per month.
  2. A year ago, I described a strategy we use to build Convox: Integration over Invention. This philosophy leads us to build a platform that integrates existing cloud services instead of building custom software.

    n8n is a  powerful workflow automation tool that every business can use to work more efficiently. However, self-hosting this solution in an efficient infrastructure platform like Convox is the only way to explore the full potential of n8n’s capabilities. With this tutorial, you should have a step-by-step practical guide showing you how to do this.