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Chrome As A Service - A declarative Chrome API

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Recently, Puppeteer was trending on GitHub.

Following it's posting, there were very many project appearing that use it to do various things.

There's no surprise it was so popular - I mean Paul Irish is a contributor:

Paul Irish as a Puppeteer contributor

Chrome APIs are great... We can use them for automated testing, screenshots... PDF grabs *screenshots*... Umm... Yea, it's great.

Anyway. I wanted to join the party and create my own project that uses Puppeteer, so I made Chrome As A Service. It's a declarative, RESTful, Chrome API.

Take a look at the website:

The example for DuckDuckGo is the best one for demonstrating interaction scripting. It searches for some text by 'typing' into the search box, then hitting 'go'.