Installing vue.js in Laravel 8

If you are using Laravel 8 PHP framework and want to install Vue.js here is how you can do it.

  1. Run command: npm install --save vue
  2. Add below to resources/js/app.js:
    window.Vue = require('vue');
     Vue.component('example-component', require('./components/VueComponent.vue').default);
     const app = new Vue({
       el: '#app',
  3. Create your component: VueComponent.vue
      <div>Testing vue with Laravel 8</div>
      export default {
        mounted() {
          console.log("Testing vue with Laravel 8");
  4. In the head section of resources/views/layouts/app.blade.php add <script src="{{ asset('js/app.js') }}" defer></script> and add id="app" to <body>
  5. Add or main
    in your layout file (resources/views/layouts/app.blade.php)
  6. Add <example-component /> to your view
  7. Now runnpm run dev, in devtools you should see the console log.
Try Out Code2care Dev Tools:


Android Java Linux Microsoft Google Python macOS Notepad++ Microsoft Teams CSS PHP SharePoint Html Linux C Programs Bootstrap jQuery Sublime Android Studio Facebook Eclipse WhatsApp News MySQL Json HowTos JavaScript FTP S3


Code2care is an initiative to publish and share varied knowledge in programming and technical areas gathered during day-to-day learnings and development activities.

Students and Software Developers can leverage this portal to find solutions to their various queries without re-inventing the wheel by referring to our easy to understand posts. Technical posts might include Learnings, Tutorials, Trouble-Shooting steps, Video Tutorials, Code Snippets, How Tos, Blogs, Articles, etc.
🎉 We are celebrating the 10th years of Code2care! Thank you for all your support! We hope we made a difference.
We strong support Gender Equality & Diversity.

We stand in solidarity with Ukraine - Make a donation to UNHCR -