GraphQL seems shiny on the frontend, and frontend developers love it because of the flexibility to pick and choose the right size of data for our UI. However, the developer experience of trying to build a backend that supports a GraphQL API can get ugly.
During this workshop, you will learn how to build a GraphQL API in just a few minutes with an amazing developer experience using Hasura. You will also learn how to wire it up to a React client.
This workshop is taught by a frontend developer with a frontend perspective who has successfully built GraphQL APIs and understands the pain-point with getting started.
This workshop is for you if:
* You write GraphQL for frontend apps.
* You find it difficult to create backend GraphQL APIs
* You are just plain curious
* You want to hang out with Christian for 2 hours
This workshop is not for you if:
You are hoping to learn GraphQL from scratch.
Before taking this course, we recommend that you know:
* React Fundamentals
* GraphQL Fundamentals
* How to use GraphQL with React
We also recommend that you install the following software:
* Node.js (Verify by running node -v)
* Docker (Verify by running docker-compose -v)
* Have a code editor -