Craig and John talk through the ways you can publish web apps using static web methodology, why you'd want to do it, and the benefits of running a static web app.

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  episode: 231,
  title: 'Quickly Publishing Your Web App to Static Web Apps',
  topics: [ 
    'static', 'web apps', 'azure'
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  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: April 13, 2023

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

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  • 00:27 Welcome
  • 01:05 Knowing how and where to publish a web app
  • 05:46 What is a built file?
  • 08:41 Sponsor: Narwhal
  • 09:15 Right click deploy
  • 12:19 Two flavors of how to run static web apps
  • 17:04 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 18:01 What does static even mean?
  • 20:47 Why would you want to do this?
  • 24:18 How do I integrate with an API for data?
  • 32:02 Dealing with auth access and permissions
  • 35:27 What is a preview environment?

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.