The Probot Framework: Automating your GitHub Issues and Pull Requests

GitHub has a rich API that can allow developers to automate almost any workflow they can dream up, but it can be a bit daunting to get started. How do I properly handle webhooks? How do I make authenticated API calls? How do I make sure I’m not getting rate limited? This talk will cover Probot, a GitHub App framework written with NodeJS, which handles a lot of this for you out of the box. It will also touch on some existing Probot apps teams can use today, as well as how you can get started writing your very own app!