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Jamstack and Serverless with Jason Lengstorf

nickytonline profile image Nick Taylor (he/him) Originally published at iamdeveloper.com ・Updated on ・2 min read

On , Jason Lengstorf (VP of Developer Experience at Netlify and DEV Community member) joined @coffeecraftcode and I on the Walkthrough Wednesday stream to discuss Jamstack, serverless, and Jamstack Explorers.

We used Netlify's serverless functions to quickly set up an API to grab DEV posts with the DEV API.

Thanks again for joining us, Jason! 😎 I had a great time pairing with you on the stream.

Watch the Walkthrough Wednesday with Jason and catch up on what you missed:

Take a look at the repository we created and worked on.

Walkthrough Wednesdays with Jason Lengstorf: DEV API project using serverless

We talked Jamstack, serverless, and I got to have some fun and pair with Jason. We used Netlify's serverless functions to quickly set up an API to grab DEV posts with the DEV API, i.e. this repository.

Thanks again for coming on the stream Jason! 😎

Walkthrough Wednesdays Project with Jason Lengstorf

Installation

  • Install the Netlify CLI, npm install netlify-cli -g
  • Run npm install
  • Run ntl dev
  • A browser will open at http://localhost:8888 with a message saying "Not Found". That's OK. πŸ˜…
  • Navigate to http://localhost:8888/api/posts. A list of posts from DEV will load.

Play with the API

Before and After Calling API with On-demand Builders Enabled

In this example we query the posts for DEV community member coffeecraftcode. The initial call comes…




On this stream, we covered:

Amy Poehler slouching in a seat in a theater putting both her hands out as if to say cool!

Thanks again for coming on the stream, Jason!

You can also find the three of us all over the web here:

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I hope to see you on future DEV streams! If you're interested in pairing, fill out this form. Christina and I would love to tackle an issue with you that the whole community could learn from.

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