Nuxt.js Generator

The Nuxt.js Client Generator generates components for Server Side Rendered applications using Nuxt.js and Vuetify.



Create a Nuxt.js application. The easiest way is to execute:

npx create-nuxt-app your-app-name


yarn create nuxt-app your-app-name

It will ask you some questions you can use these answers :

Project name: your-app-name
Programming language: JavaScript
Package manager: Yarn
UI framework: Vuetify.js
Nuxt.js modules: None
Linting tools: Prettier, Lint staged files
Testing framework: None
Rendering mode: Single Page App
Deployment target: Static (Static/JAMStack hosting)

Installing the Generator Dependencies

Install required dependencies:

yarn add moment lodash vue-i18n vuelidate vuex-map-fields nuxt-i18n
yarn add --dev @nuxtjs/vuetify @nuxtjs/fontawesome

Updating nuxtjs config

Update your nuxt.config.js with following:

  buildModules: [
    // ...
  // ...
  // to avoid name conflicts in generators
  components: false,  

Generating Routes

npx @api-platform/client-generator . --generator nuxt

Replace the URL by the entrypoint of your Hydra-enabled API

Note: Omit the resource flag to generate files for all resource types exposed by the API.

Updating default layout

Update your layouts/default.vue with following:

    <alert />
    <v-navigation-drawer v-model="drawer" app>
      <v-list dense>
              <nuxt-link :to="{ name: 'books' }">Books</nuxt-link>
              <nuxt-link :to="{ name: 'reviews' }">Reviews</nuxt-link>
    <v-app-bar app color="indigo" dark>
      <v-app-bar-nav-icon @click.stop="drawer = !drawer"></v-app-bar-nav-icon>

      <nuxt />
    <v-footer color="indigo" app>
      <span class="white--text">&copy; {{ date }}</span>

import Alert from '../components/Alert'

export default {
  components: {

  data: () => ({
    date: null,
    drawer: null

  mounted () { = new Date().getFullYear()

Starting the Project

You can launch the server with:

yarn dev

Go to https://localhost:3000/books/ to start using your app.