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Building Bots For Fun And (No) Profit - WPDSM

Building Bots For Fun And (No) Profit - WPDSM

Lightning talk building bots with the WordPress REST API as a platform for content.

Blog Posts On Topic: https://heykramer.com/blog
WordPress Plugins: https://heykramer.com/wpcode
Node.js Bot Code: https://heykramer.com/botcode
Explore Custom REST API: https://heykramer.com/api

Andy Brudtkuhl

April 27, 2016

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