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Create a New Github Action to Automate Code Tasks with Javascript

Instructor

Colby Fayock
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Github Actions are an awesome tool from Github that allows us to automate tasks using code-based workflow configuration files. There's also a large marketplace that comes stocked with many useful tools that are ready out of the box.

But sometimes the options available don't completely solve our needs or maybe we're working with a new technology that's simply not available as an Action yet. Luckily, Github allows anyone to create their own Actions using common technologies like Javascript via Node.

We'll learn how to create a new Javascript-based Github Action running on Node. We'll first walk through a simple Hello World example, learn how to test it locally, version control it, use it in the wild, and move on to more advanced solutions that include using packages from npm!

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    What did you like about this course?

    Super concise, really well structured 🙏

    Tim
    5 months ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Concise and with a lot of content.

    mathias gheno
    8 months ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Succinct course with no time wasted. Colby is such an eloquent teacher. I look forward to a more advanced version that leverages Github Action for other aspects of the modern development workflow.

    trangthule
    11 months ago
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    course was short and to the point with well explained videos

    Vijay
    a year ago
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    Run automatic test suites Deployment into a cloud service

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16m ‱ 9 lessons

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