The Vast World of Vue.js 0.12

Vue.js is the best JavaScript framework that you've likely never heard of. We've already covered React here at Laracasts, so let's move on to something else - something far more simple, many might say. Intrigued?

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  • 01

    Episode 1 Run Time 30:07

    At a Glance Free

    Before we get our feet wet, give me a half hour, and we'll build a little tool together from scratch. Don't worry; I'll go fast in this video, but once we finish - and once you've had the chance to get really excited - we'll hit the brakes, and begin reviewing each fundamental piece of Vue.js.

    View the completed source (all 77 lines of it) and demo for this lesson on GitHub.

  • 02

    Episode 2 Run Time 6:08

    Form Inputs and Two-Way Binding Free

    Let's now step on the breaks, and review each component of Vue.js. Will begin with the basics: two-way binding between a piece of data on your Vue instance, and a form input.

  • 03

    Episode 3 Run Time 5:00

    Rendering Lists of Data Free

    Let's continue with another baby-step. You have an array of data, and simply need to filter through it and render each item/key on the page. It couldn't be simpler with Vue.js!

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    Episode 4 Run Time 4:08

    Vue's Event System Free

    Listening for events is a basic requirement for any client-side work. While we once had to write tedious boilerplate to simply listen for a click or blur event, that's luckily no longer the case.

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    Episode 5 Run Time 9:05

    Basic Interactions Review Free

    Before we move on to other key areas of Vue.js, let's toy around for a bit to ensure that you have a good understanding of basic interactions.

  • 06

    Episode 6 Run Time 13:23

    Easy Filtering and Ordering Free

    You'll frequently find yourself in need of a way to filter and order a set of data. Because this is such a common need, Vue provides the functionality out of the box. It's laughably simple!

    View the source for this episode on JSBin.

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    Episode 7 Run Time 11:07

    Custom Filters Free

    Now that you've learned about some of the default filters, let's learn how to create our own custom filters! It's really easy. Don't forget: a filter is nothing more than a function that receives value, translates it however needed, and returns the result.

    View the quick demo from this video on JSBin.

  • 08

    Episode 8 Run Time 25:29

    Laravel and Vue Free

    So how exactly do we make AJAX requests with Vue? In this video, we'll pull in the Resource Vue plugin to make this process as simple and familiar as possible. To demonstrate the workflow, from scratch, we'll build a general guestbook app.

    View the source for this episode on GitHub.

  • 09

    Episode 9 Run Time 8:28

    Workflow With Browserify and Elixir Free

    Let's figure out a basic directory structure and workflow for using Browserify with Vue. Luckily, because we have Laravel Elixir, the process is significantly easier than it would be otherwise.

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    Episode 10 Run Time 10:34


    Components allow us to create reusable pieces of functionality.

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    Episode 11 Run Time 7:11

    Props Free

    Props allow you to pass data, from a parent, down to a child component.

  • 12

    Episode 12 Run Time 31:11

    All Together Now

    Let's dive into workflow. In this video, we'll gather all of the things we've learned in this series, and put them together. We'll move pretty fast in this video, but if you've been following along, you should be fine. Lots to learn here, so let's get started!

    View the source for this episode on GitHub.

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    Episode 13 Run Time 10:17

    Custom Directives Free

    You've already made use of a number of directives. Everything from v-show, to v-on. But you can even create your own custom directives, when it's appropriate!

  • 14

    Episode 14 Run Time 8:31

    Custom Components using Vueify Free

    Vueify is a Browserify transformer that offers an interesting mechanism to group the related styling, template, and module for any given component. Let me show you how it works!

    View the source for this lesson on GitHub.

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    Episode 15 Run Time 7:32

    Vue Routing: Part 1 Free

    In this lesson, let's figure out how to use Vue's official router to form the beginnings of a single-page application.