Learn how to leverage the officially supported Svelte framework to build faster and more powerful web applications by following along with real-world scenarios.

Key Features

  • Develop JavaScript applications with an intuitive and beginner-friendly framework
  • Grasp the core concepts of SvelteKit effortlessly with real-world examples
  • Discover how SvelteKit minimizes obstacles in building modern web applications, enhancing productivity and efficiency

Book Description

The JavaScript ecosystem has grown vast, complex, and daunting for newcomers. Fortunately, SvelteKit has emerged, simplifying the process of building JavaScript-based web applications. This book aims to demystify SvelteKit, making it as approachable as it makes web app development.

With SvelteKit Up and Running you’ll be introduced to the philosophy and technologies underlying SvelteKit. First, you’ll follow a standard educational programming approach, progressing to a 'Hello World' application. Next, you’ll explore the fundamental routing techniques, data loading management, and user submission, all through real-world scenarios commonly encountered in day-to-day development, before discovering various adapters employed by SvelteKit to seamlessly integrate with diverse environments. You’ll also delve into advanced concepts like dynamic route management, error handling, and leveraging SvelteKit to optimize SEO and accessibility.

By the end of this book, you’ll have mastered SvelteKit and will be well-equipped to navigate the complexities of web app development.

What you will learn

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the core technologies of SvelteKit
  • Dive deep into SvelteKit's file-based routing system and uncover basic and advanced concepts
  • Master code organization in SvelteKit through effective data-loading techniques
  • Elevate your application's visibility by incorporating SEO and accessibility
  • Streamline the deployment process of your SvelteKit apps by using adapters
  • Optimize your SvelteKit app by exploring various configuration and tooling options

Who this book is for

This book is for web developers aiming to enhance their SvelteKit skills. Whether you're selecting your first JavaScript framework or seeking to stand out among job applicants by adding the latest technology to your resume, this book is your ultimate guide to becoming a SvelteKit master. A solid understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Svelte is a must.

Table of Contents

  1. SvelteKit Up and Running
  2. Contributors
  3. About the author
  4. About the reviewer
  5. Preface
  6. Part 1 – Getting Started with SvelteKit
  7. Chapter 1: Initial Setup and Project Structure
  8. Chapter 2: Configurations and Options
  9. Chapter 3: Compatibility with Existing Standards
  10. Part 2 – Core Concepts
  11. Chapter 4: Effective Routing Techniques
  12. Chapter 5: Deep Dive into Data Loading
  13. Chapter 6: Forms and Data Submission
  14. Chapter 7: Advanced Routing Techniques
  15. Part 3 – Supplemental Concepts
  16. Chapter 8: Builds and Adapters
  17. Chapter 9: Hooks and Error Handling
  18. Chapter 10: Managing Static Assets
  19. Chapter 11: Modules and Secrets
  20. Chapter 12: Enhancing Accessibility and Optimizing SEO
  21. Appendix: Examples and Support
  22. Index
  23. Other Books You May Enjoy