Meteor has complete documentation, tutorials utilizing completely different front-end frameworks, instance repositories, a dialogue discussion board, and a Slack neighborhood. These sources serve each novices and superior programmers. However if you end up utilizing Meteor for the primary time, it’s straightforward to get overwhelmed and never know the right way to get assist if you end up caught.
Step one to utilizing Meteor is putting in it. We’ll cowl it within the subsequent part.
Meteor presently helps OS X, Home windows, and Linux. Solely 64-bit is supported. Apple M1 is natively supported from Meteor 2.5.1 onward (for older variations, you will want to run with a rosetta terminal).
To put in it, run the next instructions in your terminal:
For Linux and OS X:
curl https://set up.meteor.com/ | sh
For Home windows (Node.js 14.x is required):
npm set up -g meteor
You possibly can verify the set up course of with extra particulars within the following hyperlink from our documentation.
Alright, I already put in Meteor. Now what?
If you’re getting began, now we have two completely different sources that will help you get began with the fundamentals of Meteor.
Should you wish to study by means of movies, Meteor College is a good useful resource to study the fundamentals of the framework. This studying useful resource is an ongoing venture as we’re including new sections. The aim is to information you from the fundamentals to the extra superior ideas like scaling. The venture makes use of React because the front-end framework.
Watch the primary two sections of the course, create a venture to observe the movies, and you’ll have a very good grasp of the fundamentals. You possibly can verify our on-line college utilizing the next hyperlink.
Should you want to study by means of textual content material and/or use React, Blaze, Svelte, or Vue as your front-end framework, these tutorials can information you in writing your first software utilizing Meteor. You’ll study ideas like strategies and publications within the tutorials whereas making use of them in a cool to-do record app.
The tutorials are additionally nice for studying new issues to use to your apps. Their construction lets you search for ideas and functionalities simply and rapidly, making it a superb reference level. Wish to implement login with GitHub in your app? We train it. Wish to deploy your app? We train that too. These are wonderful sources for rapidly studying to implement issues with Meteor with out going to the principle documentation.
You possibly can verify the tutorials right here.
When you grasp the Meteor fundamentals, the Information and the Docs cowl intermediate materials on the right way to use Meteor in a bigger scale app and the small print in regards to the Meteor API.
You possibly can verify them utilizing the next hyperlinks:
Okay, I learn the small print about Meteor and began growing my app, however I nonetheless need assistance.
It is a good way to not simply ask for assist but in addition to make new associates and work together with the wonderful Meteor neighborhood. You should use the search perform to see if there’s a matter that describes and solves an issue just like your individual. If not, you’ll be able to create a brand new matter the place you’ll be able to share the small print of your concern. The neighborhood is all the time keen to assist and trade data, and the Meteor staff is all the time wanting on the boards and Slack to reply questions and hearken to suggestions.
Since we — together with our CEO — are all the time within the boards, you might be tempted to ship a direct message to certainly one of us asking for assist along with your venture. We all the time advocate that you simply publish it to the general public as an alternative. This manner, when you get a solution from certainly one of our staff, all the opposite members belonging to the boards/Slack can profit from the data.
You possibly can verify the boards right here and the Slack channel right here.
We hope you have got a good time contained in the Meteor neighborhood. Work in your tasks, work together with the neighborhood, get assist, and assist others. This manner, we will make the Meteor neighborhood even higher.