Blog Entries tagged "alpinejs"


JavaScript Sprinkles with AlpineJS

I’m a big of ReactJS, but sometimes it is way too heavy for what I need. The majority of the applications I create are server-rendered and just need some “sprinkles” of JavaScript. In the past, I’ve leaned on jQuery for this, but I’m not a fan of the imperative nature of it.

Recently, I stumbled upon AlpineJS, which is a super minimalist framework that lets you write declarative sprinkles of JavaScript without resorting to something heavier like React or Vue. It comes in at just 6.4kb (compressed), less than a quarter of the size of Vue, React, or jQuery...

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