JAMstack Roundup for September 23rd 2019

Navin Mani

Developer Advocate

Sep 23, 2019

Here are 5 great articles and videos we're bringing to you this week!

1. Auto-publish future posts with JAMstack on Netlify and CircleCI 2.0 scheduled jobs

One of the earliest and possibly most painful issues you may come across is “How do I schedule content to publish for later?” 🧐. Enter the JAMstack. 💪

2. Reconciling GraphQL and Thrift at Airbnb

Airbnb’s frontend engineers wanted rapid iteration ♽ and flexibility from GraphQL, while their backend engineers wanted stability and specificity from Thrift. This is the story of how they got the two groups talking and built something that works for everyone. 🤝

3. Jekyll Tutorial: Static Site Generator & JAMstack Intro

Here's an in-depth introduction to static websites and static site generators with Jekyll. 🧠

4. Crafting a Webpack-Powered Static Site with Spike

In Snipcart’s research for a new static site generator, they stumbled upon Spike. The fact that Spike is powered by webpack caught their attention. 😯

5. Why Mobile Performance Is Crucial

Mobile traffic 📲 now makes up over half of all site visits, and more than half of mobile site visits are abandoned if a page takes over 3 seconds to load.