How to Load Third-Party Scripts in Nuxt.js

Written by Alexander Lichter


Almost every modern web application is using some kind of dependency, even besides the preferred JavaScript framework.

While most of the dependencies are available through NPM, many of them also provide a link to a CDN (Content Delivery Network) version so it can be included in any project without additional efforts or build steps.

But there is also a fair amount of popular third-party libraries that don't provide an NPM package and rely fully on being implemented via the script tag. Common examples are newsletter integrations, contact forms, and the Stripe SDK to process payments.

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Prepare for Vue.js 3

Written by Alex Kyriakidis

The new version of Vue.js is right around the corner. As of today, Vue 3 is in pre-alpha version and the source code is available on GitHub, under the vue-next branch.

There's been a lot of fuss about the new version of Vue.js, and specifically about the new Composition API. If you have never heard of it, you can take a look at the slides from my talk, Vue 3 and the Composition API, that I presented at Vue Toronto recently. (video of the presentation is coming soon!)

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Exciting new features in Vue 3

Written by Filip Rakowski

In the previous article we learned about the performance improvements that Vue 3 will bring. We already know that apps written in the new major version of Vue will perform very well but performance isn’t the most important part. The thing that matters most to us developers, is how the new release will affect the way we write our code.

As you could expect, Vue 3 brings a lot of new exciting features.

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Faster Web Applications with Vue 3

Written by Filip Rakowski

We tend to hear more and more about the upcoming 3rd major release of Vue.js. While not everything is certain yet by following discussions, we can safely assume that it’s going to be a huge improvement over the current version (that is already outstanding). Vue team is doing an amazing job of improving framework APIs.

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Vue.js Router Performance

Part 2 of 6 in our Vue.js Performance series.
Written by Filip Rakowski

Lazy loading of vue-router routes and common gotchas

In the previous article, we learned about the concept of lazy loading and briefly understood how webpack bundling works under the hood. With a good understanding of basics, we can see how to apply this knowledge in a real-world Vue application. The trick you will earn today could dramatically decrease your bundle size in just a few minutes. Feel excited? Let’s see what it is!

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Lazy loading and code splitting in Vue.js

Part 1 of 6 in our Vue.js Performance series.
Written by Filip Rakowski

While mobile-first approach becomes a standard and uncertain network conditions are something we should always take into consideration it’s harder and harder to keep your application loading fast. In this series, I’ll dig deep into Vue performance optimization techniques that we are using in Vue Storefront and that you can use in your Vue.js applications to make them loading instantly and perform smooth. My goal is to make this series a full and complete guide on Vue apps performance.

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Student Pricing at Vue School

Written by Rolf Haug

Well hello there! Here at Vue School we aim to mould and develop the next generation of Vue.js experts. Everyone, from Advanced to “just starting out” beginners, can find a place here at Vue School learning and developing their Vue skills regardless of level. That has been our goal from the start, to allow developers of all levels to hone and perfect their abilities to build websites and applications in Vue!

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