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Exploring Zero Configuration With Vue

Written by Andrew Thauer

Vue.js is a versatile and approachable framework for building modern JavaScript applications. You can start out by simply adding a script tag with some vanilla JS. Or you can go all-in and create a modern JavaScript application with all the trimmings using a build system such as Webpack. However, the latter requires a fair bit of configuration knowledge so it doesn't quite fit the...

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Do it with Elegance: How to Create Data-Driven User Interfaces in Vue

Written by Evan Schultz

Although we usually know what components are needed when building most views within an app, sometimes we don't know what they are until runtime. This means we need to build a screen based on the application state, user preferences, or response from an API. A common case is building dynamic forms, where the questions and components needed are either configured by a JSON object, or...

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Creating Angular 2 Style Components Using Angular 1 (Part 2)

Written by Igor Krivanov

In Part 1 of this blog post we demonstrated how to create a simple Angular 2.0 "style" component using Angular 1.x and TypeScript. We did not focus on different component types that can be created when writing our applications and how to structure your applications with them. We touched upon different component types in a previous blog post, but the goal...

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Creating Angular 2 Style Components Using Angular 1 (Part I)

Written by Igor Krivanov

As Angular 2 looms in the horizon, it is easy to be overwhelmed by the upcoming transition. An important topic emerging for many developers is how to align existing applications, or write new ones, using Angular 1.x to ensure the transition is smooth, and to minimize refactoring when Angular 2 comes out. After all no one wants to write an application today that will...

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