Why I used Caddy instead of Traefik or NGINX

Recently I came across Caddy. “Caddy 2 is a powerful, enterprise-ready, open source web server with automatic HTTPS written in Go” as stated on their website. It boasts many features like reverse-proxy, load balancing and what caught my eye was automatic HTTPS cert renewal.

How I usually renew my HTTPS cert now is by using certbot with traefik/nginx . I prefer traefik’s configuration compared to nginx but sometime feel it a little troublesome.

Caddy does seems very promising and I am considering to swap out traefik with Caddy in…