This is a 3 part series that shows how to build a real-world chat application with one on one chat feature like facebook or twitter using
Vuejs, also demystify the complexity of the inner works. Our goal is to step by step break down the process into a smaller bit and furthermore expand on the relationship between the application layers and how they talk to one and other.
- PHP 7+
- Npm or Yarn
- Msql or Psql
First, we will start by scoping our project and showing a detailed diagram of the application.
Scoping your project before coding to see the full picture is a great first step to take when building an application, this allow us see and understand every moving part and plan accordingly.
Running the app
Clone the GitHub repo and run the following commands on separate terminals
composer install php artisan key:generate php artisan serve
yarn or npm install yarn watch or npm run watch
yarn node:server or npm run node:server
Finally, route to localhost:8000
Now that we have a details understanding of what we are building let’s get right into In the next chapter, where would set up our
Vuejs applications and it requires dependencies