Apollo Server 2 Introduction GraphQL

Apollo Server 2 Introduction

Apollo Server is a library which makes it easy to create a GraphQL server in JavaScript. In this tutorial we’ll walk through the steps of getting Apollo Server 2 installed, setting a new project and implementing a GraphQL server. If you like CodingTheSmartWay, then consider supporting us via Patreon. With your help we’re able [...]


Getting Started With React And GraphQL GraphQL

Getting Started With React And GraphQL

GraphQL is a way to send data over HTTP and is often presented as a revolutionary new way to think about APIs and seen as the successor of REST (Representational State Transfer). Indeed GraphQL is able to overcome major shortcomings of REST. GraphQL can be user in any application, web application or mobile app. In this tutorial [...]


REST vs. GraphQL Web Development

REST vs. GraphQL

REST and GraphQL are two ways to send data over HTTP. The REST-based approach is the traditional way of doing so and has gained a very high adoption rate in many application stacks in the last years. GraphQL is often presented as a revolutionary new way to think about APIs. Indeed GraphQL is able to overcome major shortcomings of REST. [...]



Apollo Server – Introduction GraphQL

Apollo Server – Introduction

Apollo Server is a library that helps you connect a GraphQL schema to an HTTP server in Node.js. It’s possible to use Apollo Server with all popular HTTP servers like Express, Connect, Hapi, Koa, Restify, and Lambda. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to set up Apollo Server with Node.js and Express. Let’s get started. [...]