Mini-Recipes: How to setup AWS credentials

1) In the AWS console, navigate to IAM.
2) Find your user and generate the Access Key and Secret Access Key
3) Run the following commands in terminal to paste the keys in /.aws/credentials so AWS recognizes them:

mkdir ~/.aws
vi ~/.aws/credentials
aws_access_key_id = ********************
aws_secret_access_key = ********************

4) Save and exit