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In this post we’ll learn about progressive images and why you might consider them in your next project.

What’s Progressive Image Loading?
It’s the process of loading a low-quality image to serve as a placeholder to its high-quality counterpart. …


NUXT is an awesome server-side framework for rendering Vue.js applications via the server. I prefer NUXT over a client-side only Vue.js implementation when I’m concerned about SEO. NUXT renders each “route” from the server and therefore search engine bots and crawlers have an easy time understanding and indexing the page.


Today we’re going to explore how to upload an image from the client (via Postman) to Cloudinary with an Express server in the middle. We will utilize a server as middleware for increased flexibility and because Cloudinary offers a Node integration that’s simple to work with.

  1. Configure a simple Express

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