Phoenix LiveView Primer

05/15/20191 Min Read — In Elixir, Phoenix

I can't help myself - I'm too enamored with Elixir and Phoenix.

If you want to see what's so exciting about Phoenix's new features, check out the videos linked below by Dennis Beatty.

He shows how to write two simple applications (a counter and a todo app) with Phoenix LiveView - no JavaScript!

What is Phoenix Liveview?

Phoenix LiveView is an exciting new library which enables rich, real-time user experiences with server-rendered HTML. LiveView powered applications are stateful on the server with bidrectional communication via WebSockets, offering a vastly simplified programming model compared to JavaScript alternatives.

How to Create a Counter with Phoenix LiveView

How to Build a Todo List with Phoenix LiveView

Further Reading