During Black Friday/Cyber Monday, it’s not only merchants who need to be prepared for higher traffic volumes. Your app may be handling Shopify webhooks effectively at the current rate they’re received, but are you ready for a large seasonal spike?
Today, a Shopify app developer breaks down one inexpensive and effective method for handling webhooks en masse, and offers step-by-step guidance on how to organize this system.
In this article you’ll learn:
- How to set-up an SQS Queue in Amazon Web Service
- How to run code on AWS servers, without having to manage the servers yourself
- How to use Elastic Beanstalk workers to help automate the handling of webhooks