VuePress Quick Start Guide

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  • Put together a simple site in Markdown
  • Use VuePress to generate a super-fast static site
  • Customize the appearance of your VuePress site using custom themes
  • Work with internationalization and localize your site in multiple languages
  • Set up a custom home page with a call to action button as well as other pages and a navigation menu
  • Deploy your JavaScript site to services such as Heroku, and Netlify

What are static site generators, why do you need them, and how are they better than general blogging or writing or content tools? This book answers all those questions as you learn how to build sites with VuePress.

This book teaches you how to build static sites in VuePress in no time. All the site content is rendered as HTML by VuePress and is then executed as a single-page web app. This means everything works fast and loads quickly.

You will start by installing and setting up the VuePress static site generator. You will learn about the powerful JavaScript framework Vue.js, which underpins VuePress, looking at its uses and advantages. You will then dig deep into the specifics of VuePress, covering content creation in Markdown, customization, internationalization, and deployment. You will also learn about security methods, configuration files for new installations, and many other techniques to have you building your own sites safely and quickly.

By the end of the book, you will have built your own static website by leveraging the power of Vue.js and VuePress.

  • Build quick, SEO-friendly static websites with VuePress and Vue.js
  • Develop and maintain your sites long term
  • Use the power of Vue + webpack, and develop custom themes with Vue
Page Count 184
Course Length 5 hours 31 minutes
ISBN 9781789535754
Date Of Publication 27 Sep 2018


Sufyan bin Uzayr

Sufyan bin Uzayr is a writer, teacher, and developer with 10+ years' experience in the industry. He is an open source enthusiast and specializes in a wide variety of technologies. He holds four masters' degrees and has authored multiple books.

Sufyan is an avid writer. He regularly writes about topics related to coding, tech, politics, and sports. He is a regular columnist for various publications and magazines.

Sufyan is the CEO of Parakozm, a software development company catering to a global clientele. He is also the CTO at Samurai Servers, a web server management company focusing mainly on enterprise-scale audiences.

In his spare time, Sufyan teaches coding and English to young students.

Learn more about his works at sufyanism (dot) com.