January 14, 2021

Read on the Web

👋 Hi! We're back after an extended holiday break. The Deno community is still reasonably small so we're not yet truly weekly but we'll be publishing from time to time as there are things to cover. Thanks for your support!

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vno: A Vue / Deno Love Story — A new native build tool for compiling and bundling Vue.js single-file components into a Deno runtime.

Andrew Rehrig

Building a Serverless API with Deno and Begin — Deno is particularly well suited to serverless use cases, and while there are layers to use it directly on AWS Lambda, this post looks at Begin which provides powerful tooling and abstractions to make the process smoother.

Paul Chin Jr.

Deno 1.6.3 Released

Deno Land

deno-puppeteer: A Port of Puppeteer Running on Deno — If you want to automate browsing (or scraping!) various Web sites with Node, Puppeteer or Playwright are good choices for controlling a headless Chrome or Firefox browser. This project brings Puppeteer to Deno.

Luca Casonato

▶  Discussing Serverless, Deno and TypeScript with Brian Leroux — The popular Syntax.fm Web development podcast takes on Deno with Brian Leroux, co-creator of the Begin serverless deployment system.

Syntax Podcast podcast

deno-dotenv 2.0: .env File Handling for Deno — For when you want to dynamically load in environment variables.

Piet van Zoen

Discordeno: Discord API Library for Deno — A way to work with the popular Discord chat system from Deno. Claims to be ‘officially vetted’ by Discord too.


▶  Let's Develop a Discord bot in Deno — This does not use Discordeno, but instead the Harmony library.

Coding with Max

Opine 1.0: A Port of Express.js to Deno

Craig Morten

deno-lambda: Run Deno Functions as Container Images on AWS Lambda

Docker Hub

Useful Resources

We're going to keep some links to perennially useful posts and resources down here just while everyone is getting up to speed with the Deno community. There's nothing new here, so if you want to skip them – no problem! :-)

awesome-deno: A Curated List of Things Related to Deno


The Deno Third Party Modules Directory — Deno has its own official code hosting service for Deno libraries.


Deno Docker: Latest Dockerfiles and Images for Deno — Grab some Docker files here covering Alpine Linux, CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu. 1.6.2 has been added.

Andy Hayden