Luke Oliff

Vonage Developer Educator

Friendly tech educator, family man, diversity champion, probably argue a bit too much. Formerly a backend engineer. Talk to me about JavaScript (frontend or backend), the amazing Vue.js, DevOps, DevSecOps, anything JamStack. Writer on DEV.to

< Tutorial />

Server-Side Analytics with Jamstack Sites

Jamstack sites don't have a backend. That makes their ability to gather analytics particularly vulnerable to ad-blockers. Let's fix that problem.

[Read more]

Nov 30, 2020

< Announcement />

Migration From WordPress to Jamstack

The Great Migration: Months of planning, tons of research, 3 proof of concepts. This is the result.

[Read more]

Nov 23, 2020

< Tutorial />

Other Ways to Contribute to Open Source This Hacktoberfest

Not a programmer? There are other ways to contribute to open source. From translating docs to removing uninclusive or patronising language.

[Read more]

Oct 09, 2020

< Inspiration />

5 Ways to Build a Node.js API

5 ways to build lightweight Node.js APIs, using popular frameworks or Node's standard libraries.

[Read more]

Aug 11, 2020

< Tutorial />

Building a Slack Clone Using Vue Part 1

Ever wanted to create a chat application like Slack? Learn to build a clone of Slack, using Vue.js and the Vonage Conversation API.

[Read more]

Apr 16, 2020

< Community />

In Celebration of International Women’s Day 2020

We are proud to be elevating voices within the Vonage community this International Women's Day.

[Read more]

Mar 10, 2020

< Tutorial />

Chat Pagination with Infinite Scrolling

Learn how to add Infinite Scrolling to a message UI using JavaScript to support paginated messages from the Vonage Conversation Client SDK.

[Read more]

Feb 03, 2020

< Tutorial />

Create a Simple Messaging UI with Bootstrap

The design-web is awash with all sorts of examples of messaging UIs, but developers lack choice on frameworks. You can use basic Bootstrap componen...

[Read more]

Dec 18, 2019

< #devlife />

The Ultimate DevRel Guide To Travel

Discover the ultimate travel tips and hacks, to make your travel more fun and bearable, from an award-winning team that is always on the move.

[Read more]

Nov 27, 2019

< Tutorial />

Register to Chat with Typeform

Learn how to build registration for chat with Conversation API and Client SDK, using Nexmo Client Library for Node.js and Typeform

[Read more]

Nov 20, 2019

< Tutorial />

Snapchat Style Filters with Tracking.js and Vonage

Add facial tracking using Tracking.js and create some cool OpenTok.js Snapchat style filters for a video stream. Be Batman or just freak some peopl...

[Read more]

Apr 03, 2019

< Team />

Luke Oliff Joins the Nexmo Developer Relations Team

Hi! My name is Luke, and I’m delighted to be joining the Nexmo Developer Relations team. I’m primarily based in Colchester, which no one has ever h...

[Read more]

Feb 03, 2019