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Vue Tip: Avoid Empty Wrapper for Conditions

Michael Hoffmann (Mokkapps) - Senior Frontend Developer (Freelancer)
Michael Hoffmann
Jul 14, 2022
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There are many situations when you need to conditionally display multiple Vue components. To avoid "empty" wrappers you should use the <template> instead of other HTML Tags. <template> will not generate any HTML tag and serves as an invisible wrapper. The final rendered result will not include the <template> element:

Bad
<template>  <div v-if="loggedIn">    <ProfileImage />    <ProfileData />  </div></template>
Good
<template>  <template v-if="loggedIn">    <ProfileImage />    <ProfileData />  </template></template>

v-else and v-else-if can also be used on <template>.


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