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Vue.js 3 Cookbook

By : Heitor Ramon Ribeiro
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Vue.js 3 Cookbook

By: Heitor Ramon Ribeiro

Overview of this book

Vue.js is a progressive web framework for building professional user interfaces for your web applications. With Vue.js 3, the frontend framework is reinforced with architectural enhancements, new base languages, new render processes, and separated core components. The book starts with recipes for implementing Vue.js 3’s new features in your web development projects and migrating your existing Vue.js apps to the latest version. You will get up and running with TypeScript with Vue.js and find succinct solutions to common challenges and pitfalls faced in implementing components, derivatives, and animation, through to building plugins, adding state management, routing, and developing complete single-page applications (SPAs). As you advance, you'll discover recipes to help you integrate Vue.js apps with Nuxt.js in order to add server-side rendering capabilities to your SPAs. You'll then learn about the Vue.js ecosystem by exploring modern frameworks such as Quasar, Nuxt.js, Vuex, and Vuetify in your web projects. Finally, the book provides you with solutions for packaging and deploying your Vue.js apps. By the end of this Vue.js book, you'll be able to identify and solve challenges faced in building Vue.js applications and be able to adopt the Vue.js framework for frontend web projects of any scale.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)
Fetching Data from the Web via HTTP Requests
Managing Routes with vue-router
Managing the Application State with Vuex
Directives, Plugins, SSR, and More

Creating the drawer menu component

Inside a Material Design application, we have a drawer menu that pops up over the page. This menu will be opened when the user clicks on the button we have just created in the TopBar component:

  1. In the src/components folder, create a file named DrawerMenu.vue and open it.
  2. In the <script> section of the single file component, we will export a default JavaScript object with three properties:
    • The name property, defined as DrawerMenu.
    • The props property, defined as a JavaScript object, with a property called value. This property will be another JavaScript object, with the type, required, and default properties. The type property is defined as Boolean, the required property as true, and the default property as false.
    • The data property, as a singleton function returning a JavaScript object. This object will have a menu property, which we will define as an array of the menu items that will be used. The array will contain Javascript objects with the name...