The Grouparoo Blog


Generate Dynamic JSON Pages with Next.js

Engineering 

Sean C Davis

Sean C Davis on 2021-06-10

"Two methods for generating JSON pages with Next.js. One that updates on every request, the other on every build."

Bundling and Distributing Next.js Sites via NPM

Engineering 

Evan Tahler

Evan Tahler on 2021-06-03

"Or, how to make your NPM packages 300mb smaller with this one strange trick!"

Asynchronous API patterns in CRMs and marketing tools

Engineering 

Pedro S Lopez

Pedro S Lopez on 2021-05-28

"Some batch import APIs work asynchronously and don't process your requests right away."

Are MySQL columns names sometimes case sensitive?

Engineering Notes 

Brian Leonard

Brian Leonard on 2021-05-26

"It turns out you have to be a little bit careful here"

Your smart frontend is doing too much

Engineering Notes 

Pedro S Lopez

Pedro S Lopez on 2021-05-21

"How to build APIs that better serve their clients and consumers."

Data Makes Your Tools Smarter

Engineering Product 

Brian Leonard

Brian Leonard on 2021-05-19

"Marketing, sales, and customer success tools are much better when they have integrated product data"

Why do database columns have a character length of 191?

Engineering Notes 

Evan Tahler

Evan Tahler on 2021-05-14

"`varchar(191)` is such an odd number - how did we get here?"

Build a Responsive Mega Menu Using React Bootstrap

Engineering 

Teal Larson

Teal Larson on 2021-05-13

"A little creativity and a little Bootstrap go a long way creating custom front end components"

A Single Source of Truth with Grouparoo, Mailchimp, and Google Sheets

Connections Engineering 

Jaden Baptista

Jaden Baptista on 2021-05-12

"Let's help our friend, Web Developer Dylan, to build a pipeline with Grouparoo to sync a mailing list from Sheets to Mailchimp."

Change the Primary Key Data Type with Sequelize

Engineering Notes 

Sean C Davis

Sean C Davis on 2021-05-11

"It seems like it's going to be super easy. And it is! And then it's not."