June SETT Article – Room with a Vue Part 2: Building an App with Vue.js

Room With a Vue Part 2: Building an App with Vue.js

By Zachary Klein

This is the second of three articles introducing the Vue.js library.

  • In Part 1, we introduce Vue.js and survey the ecosystem that has already grown around the library.
  • In Part 2, we build a simple Vue application with a RESTful backend step-by-step.
  • In Part 3, we will compare Vue with its more established competitors, React and Angular.

Positioning itself between React's focus and simplicity and Angular's developer-empowering feature set (and arguably erring towards the latter), Vue attempts to build off of the good ideas in both of its more established competitors.

In the second installment of this series, OCI software engineer, Zak Klein, provides a thorough, step-by-step tutorial on building a simple book library app. You'll learn to build the app from the ground up using Vue.js, Vuex (for state management), Vue Router (for client-side routing), and a RESTful backend..

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