Build scrapers with CDK: Setup bundling with webpack and create our first lambda in TypeScript

Configure .gitignore (if you use git)

# Ignore webpack config
!webpack.config.js
# Ignore build and bundles
build
bundles
#…

The setup of CDK project and structure

Create The Project

mkdir world-indices-monitor-backend
cd world-indices-monitor-backend
cdk init app --language typescript

The application requirements, components, and architecture

from CDK documentation page

The Background

Michael Chan

Based in Hong Kong, a passionate learner and perfectionist, who wants to build something cool and quality.

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