Steps for Generating a Basic Vue JS Application with the Vue CLI

The goal of this guide is to give you the steps for generating a basic Vue JS application, it assumes that you have Node installed on your system.

Step 1 - Install the Vue CLI

npm install -g vue-cli

Step 2 - Generate the Vue Application with Webpack

vue init webpack your-vue-app-name

Step 3 - Answer Questions

Here are the answers I provided, yours' could be slightly different based on the project requirements.

Step 4 - Change into Application and Run Server

Side note: If you received any actual errors during the generation process, you'll need to run 'npm install' after changing into the application's directory.

You can run the server with the command:

npm run dev

Step 5 - Visit a browser

You can view the application in the browser at: localhost:8080