Alexander Lichter talks with us about what Nuxt is, how Nuxt helps developers, a conversation around server side rendering, how it's different than PHP, and what's exciting about Nuxt.

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 248,
  title: 'Wut's Nuxt for Nuxt.js?',
  topics: [ 
    'framework', 'ssr', 'developers'
  guest: 'Alexander Lichter'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Ward Bell', 'Dan Wahlin'

Recording date: Aug 10, 2023

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Alexander Lichter @TheAlexLichter

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  • 00:28 Welcome
  • 01:44 Introducing Alexander Lichter
  • 02:59 What is Nuxt?
  • 04:28 How does Nuxt help developers?
  • 07:43 What does server side generation give developers?
  • 09:28 Sponsor: IdeaBlade
  • 10:27 Are we shifting back to server side rendering?
  • 15:27 How is it different from using PHP?
  • 18:10 Do I use server components or Nuxt clientside components?
  • 20:48 What's exciting for you in Nuxt?
  • 29:06 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.