Guides & Tutorials

JAMstack architecture on Netlify: How Identity and Functions work together

In this tutorial we'll take a deeper look at how to use Functions together with Netlify’s Identity feature to access and update user data, and allow your users to send you a message that you receive directly on Slack. All it takes is a little bit of glue code to bring the services together.

13 min

Matt Biilmann posted this on March 29, 2018

Create your own URL shortener with Netlify's Forms and Functions

Create a URL shortener that uses your own custom domain with Netlify Functions and Forms

09 min

Phil Hawksworth posted this on March 19, 2018

How to use split tests to give users access to private features

[Video] Did you know that you can use Netlify's split testing (beta) feature to give your users the ability to opt-in to private betas and version of your site.

01 min

Phil Hawksworth posted this on March 2, 2018

Using Preact with Storybook 3

Storybook is built for React, so if you're using Preact you'll need to do a bit of configuration to get it going. This tutorial will help you get up and running with Storybook 3 and Preact.

03 min

Mathias Biilmann posted this on January 17, 2018

Coding Modern Websites with the JAMstack: Part 3

In this tutorial, we will explore how to add user form handling. We will accomplish this using Netlify's form handling service. You can play around with the live version at tasty.netlify.com.

03 min

Brian Douglas posted this on October 25, 2017

Coding Modern Websites with the JAMstack: Part 2

In this tutorial, we will explore how to manage content using a headless CMS with basic user authentication. We will accomplish this using the Netlify CMS project. You can play around with the live version at tasty.netlify.com.

08 min

Brian Douglas posted this on October 11, 2017

Coding Modern Websites with the JAMstack, Part 1

Explore how to build a client-side application using modern tooling for a restaurant serving a modern cuisine. We will accomplish this using the basics of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. You can play around with the live version at tasty.netlify.com.

08 min

Brian Douglas posted this on October 6, 2017

How to Build a Serverless, SEO-friendly React blog

In this tutorial we are going to show you how to build a serverless, SEO-friendly CMS-powered blog using React, ButterCMS, and Netlify.

06 min

Roger Jin posted this on September 26, 2017

Form Handling with the JAMstack and Netlify

A look at how to integrate basic HTML form handling with notifications and Zapier integration within Netlify.

07 min

Brian Rinaldi posted this on September 19, 2017

A Complete CMS with No Server and 18 Lines of Code

Setting up Netlify CMS as a standalone tool and a hands-on explanation of how a single page app CMS works.

05 min

Shawn Erquhart posted this on August 17, 2017

Don’t let your site be slow and vulnerable.