AV Scanner News

Employer:

AV Scanner News

Roles:

Design and Development

Tools:

  • Svelte
  • Facebook API

Challenge:

A Facebook page with over 80,000 followers needed a website to display their recent posts.

  • Generate correct Facebook API tokens and details
  • Design and develop simple platform to access news

Solution:

Simple and clean website to a inform local citizens on current events. It's using SvelteKit to fetch the Facebook posts on the server side. The codes are stored statically in a Svelte Store.

Process:

  • Gain access to Facebook Page and generate a long lived, page access token
  • Use Facebook's Graph API to query necessary data
  • Display posts on front end with SvelteKit

Feature Highlights:

  • Display latest Facebook Page posts in distilled format
  • Quickly lookup police radio codes and their meanings
  • Contacts for local law enforcement in case of emergency