Azure web app is a service which can host your site. As Microsoft is moving towards more open source approach (Microsoft has acquired GitHub) it has enhanced the capability of its cloud platform Microsoft Azure offers. Web apps support multiple frameworks and languages:
- ASP.NET Core
In order to experience and play around with these different programming languages on Microsoft Azure platform, I have set up a small project which can help you get started.
To run Python or Java code, go to Azure portal > Application settings and turn Python/Java ‘ON’ whichever you want to use as shown in the image below: