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Directive precedence in Alpine

Lots of people get caught out by the fact that Alpine evaluates each directive in a particular order. Let's look at the order it uses,

Published 6 months ago | Updated 6 months ago

Maintainable Alpine Components

Writing maintainable code is an important part of any software project. Let's take a look at some ways you can make your Alpine components more maintainable.

Published 6 months ago | Sponsors only

Track Your Users Last Activity in Laravel

It's quite common to keep tabs on when an authenticated user last used your web application. The information can be really useful when calculating software adoption, usage frequency and return rate.

Published 7 months ago | Updated 6 months ago

Anonymous Alpine Components

One of Alpine's main selling points is that it provides most of the reactive goodies that Vue and React do at a much lower cost. What if you don't need reactivity for your site? Well, Alpine can definitely still fit into your stack!

Published 7 months ago | Updated 6 months ago

Pseudo Computed Properties in Alpine

One feature that I love in Vue is computed properties. You access them in the same way as normal data properties, but you can dynamically generate the value. Let's take a look at how we can do this in Alpine.

Published 7 months ago | Updated 6 months ago

What is Alpine.js?

A brief look at the new Vue-inspired JavaScript framework, with no virtual DOM.

Published 8 months ago | Updated 6 months ago