On November 4th 2019, the network that serves traffic for our Pro and Starter customers suffered at Distributed Denial of Service(DDoS) attack. This post provides more insight into what happened, as well as the measures we’re already taking to mitigate the risk of future incidents.
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Let's break down what we mean when we talk about microservices.
A rundown of just a few of the highlights from 2019's JAMstack conference in San Francisco.
Learn how to share your prototype in a few seconds.
Have no fear - the Support and Community teams are here (to help you!). Meet the team, and learn all about how support works at Netlify.
A guide to the JAMstack through an Angular lens.
Run your own code as part of the Netlify Build lifecycle with our new Build Plugins.
Announcing the release of our new, re-organized docs at docs.netlify.com 🎉
Saving build minutes and increasing efficiency with automatic deploy skipping
Supporting monorepos has been a long-standing feature request among our customers. Before today, there was no easy way to use the same repository and deploy it across multiple Netlify sites.
Stackbit recently launched JAMstack Themes. It’s a free resource that lists hundreds of themes and starters for JAMstack sites. This post is a retrospective on how I built the site.
Learn how to build and deploy websites using Netlify in this comprehensive course from swyx!
In honor of International Podcast Day, we thought we'd share a few JAMstack Podcasts we love!
Netlify isn't *only* about JAMstack - there are a host of other design principles that inform the developer experience and product strategy users know and love. **Git-Centric Workflow** is a core philosophy embraced by Netlify, and listed as a [JAMstack Best …
A look at some of the amazing content and speakers at the 2019 edition of JAMstack_conf in San Francisco
A guide to connecting and deploying Angular applications with the Netlify UI and CLI.
A walkthrough of how to use `netlify-builder` with your Angular CLI project.
Tutorial and video: Use branch builds and split tests as a way to power opt-in private betas of your site's upcoming features.
The FaunaDB add-on for Netlify lets you seamlessly plug a globally distributed database into your application, making it possible to build stateful apps on Netlify.
Control asset optimization options directly from your code as to keep your code and configuration all in the same place, and under the same version control.
"Modern Web Development on the JAMstack" by Matt Biilmann and Phil Hawksworth, published by O’Reilly and available to order or download.
Announcing Netlify Analytic - bringing you insights gathered directly from our servers, with no configuration or additional code required.
Cornerstone OnDemand migrated from an outdated, monolithic CMS architecture to the JAMstack, powered by Netlify, Gatsby, and Sanity.io. Now, page loads are 25% faster and time to market has improved 30%. As a bonus, the team has also greatly improved its ability to retain and attract new …
JAMstack_conf NYC session recap: Citrix delivers better UX with less overhead using JAMstack and Netlify
At JAMstack_conf NYC in April 2019, Beth Pollock and Luis Ugarte of Citrix shared their journey from a legacy web management system to the JAMstack powered by Netlify, resulting in a 65% cost savings and a significantly improved user experience.
Achieving compliance nirvana with the Netlify VGS add-on
Announcing the ability to cancel any of your active builds from the Netlify admin UI with a couple of clicks.
Increasing Netlify functions memory capacity from 128MB to 1024MB 🎉
With Netlify Dev, spinning up a local development environment that matches that of production is as easy as typing a single command. Let's walk through how easy it is to work with Netlify Dev by building a map that visualizes the best pizza in Chicago!
Speed up local development & deployments with the Netlify CLI and Netlify Dev
Check out the new spam management UI in Netlify Forms and take form handling to the next level!
How the web agency Wayfx brought the site for their client Dr. Anthony Gustin to a JAMstack architecture.
An exploration into building games with web technologies, by the Google Chrome Labs team. Released and explained at Google I/O 2019, and hosted by Netlify.
Part four of our series on building a world class community for Netlify. Here, we go over some key takeaways from pulling off a successful launch that involved tripling our traffic just a few days after our debut.
One of the design goals for Netlify Dev is to be technology agnostic while still offering a magical, universal netlify dev command that “just works”. We accomplish this by using project detectors. Find out how!
Netlify Dev is our next step on the road to making the experience of developing for the web as productive, simple, and predictable as possible.
Announcing the CodeSandbox Netlify integration. Create and deploy sites to Netlify directly from within CodeSandbox!
Tinkersynth - In-browser generative art that you'll want to hang on your wall.
One of our primary goals at Netlify is to make deployments something you don’t have to worry about. With that in mind, we designed our process for making a site from Git so that it “just works” with very little configuration. We get daily feedback about how much people love this!
Curated is a searchable index of sites about web design. With sites suggested by the community it surfaces them through an elegant and performant interface.
In this article, we reintroduce closures by building a tiny clone of React Hooks. This will serve two purposes - to demonstrate the effective use of closures in building our React Hooks clone itself, and also to implement a naive mental model of how Hooks work under the hood. Finally, we …
Matt Biilmann, our very own co-founder and CEO, talks to Software Engineering Daily about the reasons for and the challenges of building the Netlify infrastructure. About evolving for scale. And about the lessons learned from a background in music.
Part three of our series on building a world class community for Netlify. Content is the king of value — but what is the best way to efficiently create content that engages?
Chris Anderson talks about the origins of FaunaDB and how it works swimmingly with the JAMstack.
A campaign site from Nike, deployed and hosted as a JAMstack site with Netlify. With content from a headless CMS, and a Gatsby front-end.
Netlify Large Media — a service built on top of Git LFS to enable you to manage all of your project's assets, including those large media files, all together in your git repo.
Some clear guidance on our new bandwidth plans and pricing
Kent C. Dodds explains why he migrated from Medium to his own JAMstack site, and shows us his approach to leaving no URL behind. Made possible by Netlify's redirects and serverless functions.
Nothing in React prevents us from building accessible web apps.
Role management is an integral part of any application's authorization process. In this post, we examine the part roles play in securing your applications and how to effectively manage them.
A static site generator for the VueJS community. With a pre-generated site hosted on Netlify and optimised for performance.