An overview of when to use Docker container actions over JavaScript actions in GitHub and a deep dive into how to build one

source: github.com and docker.com
  1. They can make use of a handy GitHub toolkit that provides libraries access to the action inputs and a GitHub client that can be configured with a token.
  2. All GitHub Runners support Node 12 out…


Learn about the architecture of actions, the two types of actions, and how to build a JavaScript action

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How to search for actions, keep the actions you depend on up to date, and release your own actions

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Searching for Actions

Directly in the GitHub Marketplace

  1. Apps
  2. Actions


Migrating a Travis CI deployment platform to GitHub Actions

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Introducing… GitHub Actions

“GitHub Actions is your workflow: built by you, run by us.” — The GitHub Blog

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