Astro with Fred K. Schott - VUE 195

Astro with Fred K. Schott - VUE 195

September 13, 2022

Show Notes

Today we talk with Fred Schott, the co-creator of Astro. Being involved with open source web development for a decade, and working on several teams at Google, including Chrome and Polymer, he is now one of the biggest promoters of Astro. We talk about how Astro, as a static site generator, helps to solve the over-use of javascript on the client side.

In this episode...

  • Origin story of Astro
  • Component structure
  • Routing
  • Integration vs. UI frameworks
  • Astro with e-commerce sites
  • Server-side rendering capability