Nuxt.js overview, running Vue.js on the server to pre-render on the server

; Date: September 4, 2018

Tags: Software Development »»»» Vue.js

Vue.js is an application framework for the front end running inside browsers. It supports building single-page-applications (SPA) or simply enhancing a web page with fancy interactivity. However it isn't always useful to have a big application running in the client. With Nuxt.js the Vue.js code is pre-rendered on the server so that the initial load of the page has already-rendered HTML. Subsequent interactivity on the page is still managed by client-side Vue.js code running in the browser.

Nuxt.js - Introduction by Project

Nuxt.js is a framework/ library for Vue.js - it makes the development of Vue.js applications easier and adds easy SSR (server-side-rendering) support. Let's dive in!

About the Author(s)

David Herron : David Herron is a writer and software engineer focusing on the wise use of technology. He is especially interested in clean energy technologies like solar power, wind power, and electric cars. David worked for nearly 30 years in Silicon Valley on software ranging from electronic mail systems, to video streaming, to the Java programming language, and has published several books on Node.js programming and electric vehicles.