Try it Out!

Deleting the existing data

Now the app is ready to test out, but before we do let’s delete the existing data in the database. To do so, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Amplify Console
$ amplify console
  1. Click on API, then click on PostTable under the Data sources tab.

  2. Click on the Items tab.

  3. Select the items in the database and delete them by choosing Delete from the Actions button.

Testing the app

Now we can try everything out. To start the app, run the start command:

$ npm start

Your Postagram App should open in a new browser tab. If it doesn’t, you should be able to access it at the url http://localhost:3000/#/