Lindsay Wardell is a software engineer at This Dot Labs, and participates in many podcasts and shows. She loves learning about new languages and tools, and sharing that knowledge with the community.
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.
September 21st, 2021 | 1 hr 54 secs
rom graphic design to Vue and the adoption of Vue at the Wikimedia Foundation. They discuss the challenges faced in MediaWiki, the core application behind Wikipedia, and how and why the foundation moved to adopt Vue as its frontend framework of choice. They also discuss some of the future developments at the Foundation, as well as some of the challenges that they still face.
September 14th, 2021 | 56 mins 27 secs
Lindsay and Steve talk to Mike Gallagher, Software Architect at Hip eCommerce, about his blog post exploring server-side rendering and how Nuxt functions under the hood. They explore Mike's specific use case of needing to manage routing on the client, rather than the server, and how he was able to find a solution.
They also discuss how Mike approaches difficult problems like this, and how he determines the next steps to find a solution. They explore some of the intricate details of Nuxt, including how Mike's company handles caching with Nuxt and other production use cases.
September 7th, 2021 | 55 mins 11 secs
it to the Options API, and the available options for abstracting code from components to be reusable. They also discuss Evan You’s comments about the Composition API becoming the recommended path for using Vue in the future.
August 31st, 2021 | 56 mins 47 secs
In this episode, Lindsay and Steve talk with Shawn Wildermuth, author and teacher, about how he sees Vue as a tool for building applications both large and small. We talk about his start giving talks at conferences, and pivoting into education as his primary focus in the developer community, and why he prefers to use Vue for his personal projects. We discuss his recently article on different state management techniques, and explore the Composition API and the new features of Vue 3.2.
August 24th, 2021 | 48 mins 40 secs
Lindsay and Steve talk with Steffen Baumgart, developer of the “Blood on the Clocktower” virtual town square, about how he developed the online interface for this social deduction game.
August 17th, 2021 | 50 mins 38 secs
Lindsay meets with Lawrence Almeida. They discuss basic issues with micro frontends, and how they can be resolved with Single SPA, a framework for orchestrating micro frontends. They also discuss why a team would choose this approach, and some of the downsides to adopting micro frontends.
August 10th, 2021 | 1 hr 5 mins
Lindsay, Steve, Luke, and Solomon talk with Ariel from Maison Futari about using Vue without building a full single-page application. We talk about using Vue with Wordpress and other backend frameworks to build widgets, as well as using Vue to build web components. We also explore libraries like Livewire and Inertia to integrate with a Laravel backend.