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  A weekly discussion among Vue developers about Vue and it's ecosystem.

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  • Writing Good Tests for Vue with Markus Oberlehner - VUE 176

    January 12th, 2022  |  56 mins 35 secs

    Lindsay and Steve talk with Markus about his project, “Writing Good Tests for Vue Applications.” They discuss how Markus got into programming with PHP, and then later moved into Vue development, as well as how he got into testing. Markus explains how testing “clicked” for him, and that he felt there weren’t enough good resources on writing Vue tests. They then dive into testing with Vue, including component testing, integration testing, and some key concepts for how to write tests.

  • Tech to Follow in 2022 - VUE 175

    January 5th, 2022  |  55 mins 5 secs

    2022 is here to stay, but do you know what tech will? In this episode, Lindsay and Steve run through their top tech choices for this upcoming year. They agree on why Vite is here to stay, Lindsay’s favorite Vite features that’ll change the game, and tech that you NEED to watch closely this year.

    “I think Vite is gonna take over. I think it’s how programmers are gonna want to code on the front end.”

    • Lindsay

    In This Episode:
    Why Lindsay and Steve believe that Vite will be around for YEARS to come
    Lindsay’s favorite Vite features that streamline the coding process and keep programmers programming
    Want to know THE tech to make waves in 2022? Listen in for Lindsay’s and Steve’s exhaustive lists
    How to integrate older web components into these emerging frameworks efficiently

    Links Mentioned:

    Lindsay’s Picks:

    Steve’s Picks:
    Everything I googled in a week as a professional software engineer - localghost
    BUDWEISER JERSEY GUYS "How You Doin'?" - YouTube
    How you doin' - YouTube

    Connect with Lindsay and Steve!

  • Exploring PWAs with John Lim - VUE 174

    December 22nd, 2021  |  41 mins 2 secs

    Lindsay talks with John Lim about Progressive Web Apps - what they are, and how to utilize them in a Vue application. They talk about John’s work in the construction industry with Vue, and how he started working with Vue applications and writing articles at Vue Mastery. They then dive into PWAs, how best to implement one, and what drawbacks exist in the ecosystem today. They also discuss using Firebase with PWAs for real-time features like notifications.

  • 3 Fundamental Pillars You Need to Succeed as an Entrepreneur - BONUS

    December 15th, 2021  |  1 hr 5 mins

    Mani has summarized hundreds of business books that outline how to build, grow, and operate a business and he shares his expertise with Chuck and the listeners in this special episode.

    Chuck and Mani discuss what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. They talk about their businesses on a regular basis and Chuck's been getting a lot of requests for entrepreneurship help.

    He and Mani talk about the 3 primary things that add momentum to your business and help you keep the momentum up when setbacks come your way.

  • New Nuxt 3 Features with David Chuka - VUE 173

    December 7th, 2021  |  42 mins 6 secs

    Steve talks to David Chuka, a developer from Nigeria, about his recent blog post for Vue Mastery that covers the new features that are currently available in the beta version of Nuxt 3 that was recently released. In addition, David brings the dad jokes to add to Steve’s amazing dad joke repertiore, and they talk about a great place to get web animations for those that need them.

  • Modern Package Development - VUE 172

    November 30th, 2021  |  49 mins 52 secs

    Lindsay and Luke discuss their recent projects to build new NPM packages, and the approaches that they use. Luke dives into building authentication composables for Laravel, Firebase, and others, while Lindsay explores the Elm programming language and how to build interoperability with Vue. They also discuss which tools they’re building, what their process looks like, and how to test a library in 2021.

  • BONUS: How to do LARGE Volumes of HIGH Quality Work - While Spending Fewer Hours Working

    November 24th, 2021  |  47 mins 22 secs

    Mani provides us with strategies and tactics to get Deep Work time and how to get our minds into that focused state for hours at a time.

  • Building a Global State Management Library with Andrew Courtice - VUE 171

    November 16th, 2021  |  46 mins 46 secs

    Lindsay and Steve sit down with Andrew Courtice, head of front-end engineering at Fathom, do discuss his global state management library Harlem. They talk about how Andrew got started in programming during university, and his move from building desktop applications to the web, as well as his initial start with Vue before it reached 1.0. They then discuss Harlem: what it is, how it works, and what problems it solves. They also discuss the state of global state management in the Vue ecosystem, and how to get started building your own library for Vue (including devtool integration!)

  • Islands Architecture in Vue with Máximo Mussini - VUE 170

    November 9th, 2021  |  57 mins 5 secs

    Lindsay and Steve talk with Máximo Mussini, avid Vite user and plugin creator, about his recent work on Îles, a new static site generation framework built on Vite and Vue. They discuss Máximo’s journey into web development, and his work on the plugin ecosystem in Vite (such as Vite Ruby). They then dive into Îles: what it is, what problems it solves, and what it compares with. They also discuss the concept of “Islands Architecture” that was popularized by tools like Astro.

  • Building Performant Vue Apps with Martin Malinda - VUE 169

    November 2nd, 2021  |  46 mins 51 secs

    Lindsay and Steve talk with Martin Malinda about building performant Vue apps. They discuss his article on building a lazy loading component, and explore browser APIs like requestIdleCallback and intersectionObserver. They end with some general guidance on how to build performant websites.

  • Alternative Ways to Build Vue Apps - VUE 168

    October 19th, 2021  |  43 mins 17 secs

    Lindsay and Steve talk about other ways to build Vue applications than Vue CLI or Vite templates. Lindsay talks about her experience migrating her personal site from Nuxt to Astro, a new static site generator that provides islands of reactivity in a framework agnostic way. Steve talks about Inertia, and building modern monoliths using Laravel and Vue. They also discuss the release of the Nuxt 3 public beta, and some of the things to keep in mind if you’re looking to migrate from Nuxt 2 to 3.

  • Talking Vue and Other Things with Andrew Welch of - VUE 167

    October 5th, 2021  |  53 mins 51 secs

    Steve sits down with Andrew Welch of the podcast and they cover a wide variety of topics, ranging from Andrew’s history with web development and his own companies, to VueJS, Nuxt and Vite, how he uses them with CraftCMS, and what’s he’s looking forward to with Nuxt 3. In addition they discuss the history of a couple of HTML response codes, and Andrew’s unique way of asking guests to explain their subjects on his own podca