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SWA Roundup: Sept 2022

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Reshmi Sriram
Nitya Narasimhan
Sara Gibbons

It's here!! Our September roundup of This Month in SWA ๐ŸŽ‰

Each month, on the last Wednesday, we'll publish a roundup of Azure Static Web Apps product news, events, and content updates on this blog. Over time, we hope to make it your one-stop destination to catch up on all the exciting things happening in the SWA ecosystem, in one friendly post.

Product Newsโ€‹

This section covers recent news or announcements from the product team. Read on to learn the latest news from the world of Azure Static Web Apps!

Dev Resourcesโ€‹

This section covers content, events and code samples from Microsoft authors. Check them out for relevant learning resources and best practices.

Community Buzzโ€‹


This section highlights content from our amazing developer community - submitted directly, or published to the relevant tag in sites like Tech Community and

  • Aug 25 | - Static Web Apps With APIs With Azure Functions by Jorge Levy. Did you know you can deploy a full-stack application with Azure Static Web Apps?Follow along with this walk through to create a vanilla JavaScript frontend app with a C# Azure Function for an API.

  • Sep 1 | - Taking Azure Static Web Apps from Out of the Box to Your Complex Pipelines by Stacy Cashmore. When you have a large and complex application, and your SWA is only a small part of that stack, build process is key. Here is how to get that dialed in to your needs.

  • Sep 3 | - Simple Library Management by Muhammad Samiullah. For those new to web development, here's a starter app for you! Learn JavaScript, web storage and deploying your first site to Azure Static Web Apps.

Upcoming Eventsโ€‹

This section highlights in-person or online events that are likely to feature Azure Static Web Apps content or developer conversations - links to CFPs or registration links are welcome!

Did You Know?โ€‹

Each month, we hope to turn the spotlight on one key resource or person that is worth knowing about, in the context of Azure Static Web Apps.

๐ŸŒŸ SPOTLIGHT ON: Student Ambassadors

Microsoft Learn Student Ambassadors is our community program of over 3,000 higher-education students globally.

We โค๏ธ feedback! And are currently working with all of our Ambassadors to review the existing Azure Static Web Apps Learn documentation and training to hear their perspective and ideas.

If you are a student, we'd also love to hear from you while we go through this review. Here is how you can provide your feedback on our Azure Static Web App Learn documentation and training materials.

  1. Checkout this great list of current Azure Static Web App Learn materials the Ambassador team has put together.
  2. Pick out an item to review.
  3. If you find a bug, have an idea, or just have a question, share it with us! Go to the microsoft/studentambassadors repo to create a new issue. Be sure to tag if you are student, Ambassador, or educator.

๐Ÿšจ | Call For Contentโ€‹

Next Roundup: Oct 26, 2022

Submissions welcome till Oct 19, 2022.

  • Did you author an article, create a SWA application or sample?
  • Are you organizing an event with a SWA-related session?
  • Are you a student who just created your first SWA app or blog post?

Submit the details using this custom issue as soon as possible. We can't wait to share your contributions!