Leonardo Losoviz

  https://leoloso.com/ Freelance developer and writer, with an ongoing quest to integrate innovative paradigms into existing PHP frameworks, and unifying all of them into a single mental model.

     



8 Stories by Leonardo Losoviz

Creating an @export GraphQL directive

Until GraphQL adds an official @export directive to the spec, implementers need to code this functionality through a custom directive.
0 11 min read

Treating GraphQL directives as middleware

Directives are among GraphQL's most powerful features, but that's only if the GraphQL server provides a good support for them.
0 14 min read

GraphQL directives are underrated

You won't read much about them in the countless blog posts about GraphQL scattered across the web, but directives are among the most powerful...
2 12 min read

Versioning fields in GraphQL

Unlike REST, GraphQL supports both versioning and evolution as methods to handle breaking changes.
1 9 min read

Speeding up changes to the GraphQL schema

Principled GraphQL outlines an architectural strategy that enables teams to pluck resolvers in and out of the schema on an ad-hoc basis, making the...
0 7 min read

Code-first vs. schema-first development in GraphQL

We analyze and compare the two approaches to creating a GraphQL service: schema-first and code-first.
1 10 min read

Simplifying the GraphQL data model

Using components to represent your GraphQL data structure on the server side is optimal for simplicity.
2 7 min read

Designing a GraphQL server for optimal performance

Of the many lessons learned from building a GraphQL server, conquering the N + 1 problem is among the most important.
0 10 min read