Erik shares insights from Salsify’s use of GraphQL, what conventions and rules they have in place, how they deal with breaking schema changes, and how this helped create a better developer experience for their teams.
If you are new to GraphQL and are just getting started, make sure to read Derek's article on how to create a simple GraphQL Server with Node.js.
Are you using PHP and Lighthouse for your GraphQL API? Do you want to add pagination? Tanmaya’s article can help get that done quicker.
Tools & Open Source
Photos, formerly GiraphQL, is a plugin-based GraphQL schema builder for TypeScript. It simplifies building your GraphQL schemas, doesn’t add overhead at runtime, and only requires the GraphQL TypeScript library. If you’re already working with TypeScript, make sure to give it a try.
Jamie Barton’s great graphql.wtf is back with an episode on how to speed up building your frontends with schema mocking. If that’s something you wanted to look into, make sure to watch his newest episode. And if not, we’d recommend watching it nonetheless.