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  • How to Use Puppeteer to Automate Chrome in an API with Netlify Serverless Functions

    Automation typically includes purely code-based tasks that don’t even think about a browser, but some tasks need to interact and use the browser as a human would like performing a search on a site. How can we leverage tools that can automate the browser and pack it into a serverless API endpoint to make easily accessible?

  • How to Automate Deployments on Content Change in WordPress with WP Webhooks and Netlify

    WordPress and JavaScript-based frameworks like Next.js and Gatsby make powerful combos, delivering a great CMS editing experience with a fast and performant front end, but if we’re using WordPress headlessly, we don’t automatically have a mechanism to trigger a new deploy. How can we take advantage of web hooks to make sure our websites are always up to date?

  • How to Create a Twitch Chat Bot with Node.js, TMI.js, & Heroku

    Twitch has become a large community of streamers that have continued to build communities where people can share common interests. While typically the stream is doing most of the talking, the chat provides a way for the audience to interact with and engage with the content creators. How can we take advantage of that chat and use a node.js bot to interact back with the audience?

  • How to Use Cloudflare Pages to Host & Deploy a Next.js App

    Building dynamic web apps that can be statically hosted, commonly known as the Jamstack, is a powerful way to help provide a fast and reliable experience to your website visitors. There are a lot of options for how you can do this, such as AWS S3, Azure Static Web Apps, Netlify, and Vercel, but there’s a new kid on the block, coming from a dominant force on the web: Cloudflare Pages.