In this episode, Adam talks to Jonathan Reinink about lessons learned rebuilding his SaaS app with Vue.js and Tailwind CSS.
- Wrapping non-Vue libraries as Vue components to maintain a consistent paradigm
- Using Popper.js with Vue to build dropdowns and tooltips
- Using portals to build better modal components
- Patterns for making it easier to reuse components throughout an application
- Which Tailwind CSS component classes Jonathan chose to extract (and which ones he didn't)
- How Jonathan chose to customize his Tailwind configuration for his project
- Using Tailwind's advanced screen options to better accommodate a sidebar layout
- How Jonathan is using Purgecss to reduce his CSS from 110,000 lines of code 1.7mb in development to 8.8kb in production
- Codeship, check out how they performed in Forrester's latest Continuous Integration Tools report
- Rollbar, sign up at https://rollbar.com/fullstackradio to try their Bootstrap Plan free for 90 days
- Advanced Vue Component Design, Adam's upcoming course
- "Building a Sortable Component with Vue.js", replay from Adam's recent live stream
- Tailwind CSS
- Popper.js positioning library
- Pikaday date picker library
- PortalVue, library for rendering elements outside of their parent component
- Portals in React
What is Full Stack Radio?
A podcast for developers interested in building great software products. Every episode, Adam Wathan is joined by a guest to talk about everything from product design and user experience to unit testing and system administration.