graphql-request: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v6.1.0(4 months ago)

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graphql-request is a lightweight and flexible JavaScript library for making GraphQL requests. It provides a simple and intuitive API for sending queries and mutations to a GraphQL server. With graphql-request, you can easily fetch data from a GraphQL endpoint and handle the responses in a convenient way.

Compared to other popular GraphQL clients like Apollo Client, graphql-request is much smaller in size and has fewer dependencies. It is designed to be lightweight and focused on making simple GraphQL requests without the need for complex caching or state management. If you are looking for a lightweight and straightforward solution for making GraphQL requests, graphql-request is a great choice.

Alternatives: apollo-client, urql, relay

Tags: javascriptgraphqlclientrequestlightweight