Redwood is an opinionated, full-stack, serverless web application framework that will allow you to build and deploy JAMstack applications with ease. Imagine a React frontend, statically delivered by CDN, that talks via GraphQL to your backend running on AWS Lambdas around the world, all deployable with just a git push—that’s Redwood.
Netlify Build Plugins let you tap into the different phases in the build process that happen on Netlify. After being invited to the beta I spent some time figuring out what I could do and built a plugin of my own.
Oh, and speaking of that end-to-end web app development and deployment flow I mentioned…I never found a startup or open source project doing it the way I thought it should be done, so I’m building it. It’s a full-stack edge-ready web application framework designed to deploy to Netlify, and I’ll be announcing it on March 10th. Follow me on Twitter @mojombo to make sure you don’t miss it!
Like governments, open-source founding organizations have a responsibility to their communities: to keep them thriving and on the cutting edge. They must create a successful business model and continue to invest in open source as they grow.