Prerequisites - Amazon Pinpoint


Before you begin this tutorial, you have to complete the following prerequisites:

  • You have to have an AWS account. To create an AWS account, go to and choose Create a new AWS account.

  • The account that you use to sign in to the AWS Management Console has to be able to perform the following tasks:

    • Create new IAM policies and roles

    • Create new Amazon Pinpoint projects

    • Create new Lambda functions

    • Create new APIs in API Gateway

  • You have to have a method of hosting webpages, and you should know how to publish webpages. Although you can use AWS services to host your webpages, you aren't required to.


    To learn more about hosting webpages by using AWS services, see Host a static webpage.

Next: Set Up Amazon Pinpoint