Frontend News Digest 26-29.11

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here’s new Python news digest.

Learn how to publish npm packages with meta files, check tutorial to Helm 3, how to reduce Twilio webhooks and more

Guides

  • Publishing npm Packages Without Meta Files 

Learn what ‘meta’ files (config files, .npmignore, IDE files, etc.) should not make it into your npm packages

  • Guide to Helm 3 with an Express.js microservice

Helm is a package management tool for the Kubernetes ecosystem and this tutorial covers creating a chart (packages/pre-packaged apps Helm can work with) for an Express.js service

  • How to secure Twilio webhook URLs in Node.js

Three ways to secure your webhook (HTTP request that Twilio, a popular communication API provider for SMS, voice, video performs to find out what the reaction to a Twilio should be) URLs

Articles

  • 5 Things I love about Strapi, a Node.js headless CMS

Overview of Strapi CMS, covering its pros

Updates

  • fix-es-imports

Fixes your ES import paths

  • PostGraphile

This solutiona llows you to get an instant  GraphQL API for your PostgreSQL database with one command

  • node-oracledb

Oracle Corp supported Oracle Database driver for Node.js 

  • public-ip 

Allows you to get public IP address “very fast”, as developers say – maybe, worth checking?

Videos

  • Promises From Scratch In A Post-Apocalyptic Future

  • Node.js | Hapi.js & MongoDB | Create a Restful API Using Mongoose and Joi