If you are on linux / OSX or inside a phyton environment you can start a web server simply calling an alias from the terminal in your project folder.
Edit your bash profile and add the following line:
alias server='open http://localhost:8000 && python -m SimpleHTTPServer'
This feature is very useful when you are working in local host with a browser that disables by default the
origin load (i.e. Chrome).
after inserted the alias inside the
.bash_profile, refresh with the following command
or restart you terminal. Now in the path of your project type
serverto open the web server.