Scheduled builds a for website on Netlify

Sometimes you might want to periodically build your website on Netlify, the answer isn’t that straight forward and some tools have gotchas.

I recently launched a re-write of my brothers Guitar teaching business website:, during this rewrite I implemented a feature where I wanted to fetch YouTube playlists at build time.

To achieve my goals, I wanted to scheduled builds of my Netlify website periodically. Netlify doesn’t have…