Google, Apple and Other Users of Vue.js
Updated on 23–11–2020
A few days ago, I landed on the Google career website, my attention was caught by an icon of my DevTools extension for debugging Vue.js applications was active!
This means that Google uses Vue.js, that surprised me a lot. Indeed in the last years, the interest in Vue.js increased significantly, but I didn’t expect that a company like Google has already started to use it.
What is the Most Loved Web Framework?
Who can answer better than Stackoverflow (the biggest community of developers)? This survey by Stackoverflow shows that in 2020 React.js and Vue.js are the most loved and most wanted JavaScipt frameworks by developers.
Some of the largest companies that have trusted Vue.js
I started doing research about companies that are using Vue.js/Nuxt.js in production. I found out that some of the most interesting and famous companies in the world already use it.
In the first place there is Google, they use Vue for their career page.
Apple doesn’t need presentations, they decide to use Vue on their SwiftUI tutorial.
Nintendo is one of the biggest Japanese companies focused on videogames, Vue found its place somewhere on its official website and fully on their loyalty program My Nintendo.
Behance, part of the Adobe family, is the leading online platform to showcase & discover creative work.
They used Vue for their web app, which means for the main product.
Trivago, one of the biggest global hotel search website, decided to use Vue with Nuxt for their magazine.
Used mostly by software engineers, Gitlab is a source code management and monitoring, and it’s one of the most popular with Github and Bitbucket. Gitlab is delivered as a single application developed with Vue.
Trustpilot is one of the largest consumer review websites which hosts reviews of businesses worldwide, and they also use Vue but on the users page.
Dribbble is a self-promotion and social networking platform for digital designers and creatives. It serves as a design portfolio platform, jobs and recruiting site and is one of the largest platforms for designers to share their work online. They developed their web app with Vue.
Pornhub is one of the biggest pornographic video sharing and pornography website, they use Vue on the video page.
I don’t put the link for obvious reasons 😜
Just Eat is an online food order and delivery service and they operate in 13 countries in Europe, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas. On their Italian site, they use Vue.
Glovo is a Spanish start-up, in strong growth in recent years. It is an on-demand courier service that purchases, picks up, and delivers products ordered through its mobile/web app.
They developed some page of their web app with Nuxt.
You’ve surely heard about Zoom about the explosion this company had during the lockdown, Zoom is the leader in modern enterprise video communications and they use Vue for their web app.
Nespresso, is an operating unit of the Nestlé Group, they produce machines brew espresso and coffee from coffee capsules all over the world. They used Vue on some page of their website.
The Motley Fool
The Motley Fool is one of the best private financial and investing advice company, they used Vue to develop their web app.
BitPay is a bitcoin payment service provider, they provide Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash payment processing services for merchants. They used Nuxt for their website.
Square is an American financial services, merchant services aggregator and mobile payment company. They use Vue on Weebly, an internet and e-commerce site builder.
Livestorm is a browser based online web conferencing software used to share real-time live streams. They used Nuxt for their website and Vue for their web app.
BMW is a German multinational company which produces luxury vehicles and motorcycles. They used Vue for their car configurator.
Louis Vuitton is a French fashion house and luxury goods company, they use Nuxt for their website.
Upwork is freelancing platform where enterprises and individuals connect in order to conduct business. They use Vue for their web app.
Namecheap provides domain name registration and web hosting, they use Vue for their logo maker.
Bilibili is a Chinese video-sharing website based in Shanghai, themed around animation, comic, and games that has over 31.6 million registered users and they use Vue for their web app too.
By doing various researches, I have read that also companies as Netflix, Facebook and Alibaba started to use Vue.js for some internal projects, but I wasn’t able to find this out.
The websites of the list above use Vue.js, and you can check by yourself if you have installed the Vue.js devtools extension.
As you can notice, some of the biggest companies started to use Vue.js, some of them for the main product and some for secondary projects.
This means that the interest in Vue.js is growing up very fast, and with Vue 3, this framework is going to be React’s main competitor.
ps. If you know other big companies that use Vue.js, drop me a line or tag me on social networks @93lucasp. I will update this list monthly 😃😉
Some NotOnlyCSS articles on Vue.js:
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The Difference between COMPUTED and WATCHERS in Vue.js
Understanding when to use watchers instead of computed and vice versa