About this video

GraphQL, an API query-language from Facebook, is designed to illustrate the complex, nested data dependencies of modern web applications. It is quickly becoming the standard for API development and is touted as a game-changer in years to come. React is one of the most popular JavaScript frameworks used to build scalable frontend applications.

This course is a hands-on guide that will help you build strong full-stack applications using React and Apollo GraphQL platform. The course starts with Hello World in GraphQL and in a step-by-step manner progressively introduces advanced topics covered with theoretical and practical examples.

You'll cover challenges and problems and fix them via GraphQL's unique features. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to make architectural and design decisions for your application’s API.

By the end of the course, you will be proficient in using GraphQL and React to all your full-stack development requirements.

The code bundle for this video course is available at https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Hands-On-Full-Stack-Web-Development-with-GraphQL-and-React-V-

Publication date:
April 2019
1 hour 38 minutes


The Course Overview


What Is GraphQL?


Hello World in GraphQL


Passing Arguments to Query Fields


GraphQL Types


GraphQL Mutations


GraphQL HTTP Server

About the Author

  • Dobrin Ganev

    Dobrin Ganev is a software developer with years of experience working in various development environments, ranging from finance to business process management. In recent years, he has focused on geospatial development and data analytics using languages such as JavaScript, Python, Scala, and R. He has extensive knowledge of open source geospatial and the ESRI platform. Currently, he focuses on big data and its applications across broad industries and sectors. Founded in 2015, chorStream Inc. (www.chorstream.com) is a software development firm centered around using big data and big data technologies to help clients work with and leverage large and diverse volumes of data. Dobrin, as a co-founder of chorStream Inc, has worked with an accomplished team of professionals to create and bring to market an application framework (similar to a web app builder) that end users can use to build custom and focused applications without needing any development skills. He is also skilled in Node.js, Meteor, front-end React, and Angular 1, 2, and 4.

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