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Vue.js 2 Web Development Projects

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Vue.js 2 Web Development Projects


Overview of this book

Do you want to make your web application amazingly responsive? Are you unhappy with your app's performance and looking forward to trying out ways to make your app more powerful? Then Vue.js, a framework for building user interfaces, is a great choice, and this book is the ideal way to put it through its paces. This book's project-based approach will get you to build six stunning applications from scratch and gain valuable insights in Vue.js 2.5. You'll start by learning the basics of Vue.js and create your first web app using directives along with rich and attractive user experiences. You will learn about animations and interactivity by creating a browser-based game. Using the available tools and preprocessor, you will learn how to create multi-page apps with plugins. You will create highly efficient and performant functional components for your app. Next, you will create your own online store and optimize it. Finally, you will integrate Vue.js with the real-time Meteor library and create a dashboard showing real-time data. By the end of this book you will have enough skills and will have worked through enough examples of real Vue.js projects to create interactive professional web applications with Vue.js 2.5.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)

Chapter 8. Project 6 - Real-time Dashboard with Meteor

In this final chapter, we will use Vue with an entirely different stack--Meteor!

We will discover this full-stack JavaScript framework and build a real-time dashboard monitoring the production of some products. We will cover the following topics:

  • Installing Meteor and setting up a project
  • Storing data into a Meteor collection with a Meteor method
  • Subscribing to the collection and using the data in our Vue components

The app will have a main page with some indicators, such as:

It will also have another page with buttons to generate fake measures since we won't have real sensors available.