Pinia Unlocked: Vue School's Ultimate Learning Resources

Pinia is a state management library for Vue.js that has quickly gained popularity due to its simplicity and flexibility. It is a good choice for building large scale Vue.js applications.

Pinia is easier and much faster to learn and implement as compared to its biggest competitor, Vuex. And it offers much better usage and developer experience.

Vue School, being the biggest learning center for Vue.js and its related technologies also contains extensive learning resources in Pinia to help you upgrade your state management skills.

In this blog post, I will be providing all these learning resources to help you also become a Pinia expert. Whether you're new to Pinia or an experienced developer looking to enhance your skills, Vue School has assembled a comprehensive set of resources to guide you on your journey to becoming a Pinia expert.

Pinia: The Enjoyable Vue Store

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If you're just starting out with Pinia, this tutorial is your ideal launching pad. It demystifies the world of state management and Pinia by walking you through the basics of creating stores, managing state variables, and executing mutations.

The tutorial doesn't stop there – it delves into advanced topics like HMR (Hot Module Replacement) and Pinia Plugins. By taking this course, you'll not only grasp the essentials but also attain practical expertise in Pinia.

Vue School's teaching methodology makes learning a pleasure. Offering a vast selection of Vue.js courses led by experts and core team members, Vue School ensures that learning is interactive and engaging. Expect practical examples and hands-on exercises that solidify your understanding.

The Pinia Cheat Sheet

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As a Pinia user, you understand the value of having key concepts and methods at your fingertips. Vue School's Pinia Cheat Sheet provides a quick reference to the Pinia API. Keep it handy for instant guidance whenever you're working with Pinia – it summarizes vital concepts concisely.

Simply save the cheat sheet image below to your device, and you'll always have a reliable resource at your disposal.


The Pinia Workshop

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For a more hands-on and practical approach to mastering Pinia, Vue School's Pinia Workshop is your go-to resource. This immersive workshop tackles real-world challenges, guiding you through the ins and outs of Pinia. From understanding global state management to exploring usage with both Composition API and Options API, this workshop goes beyond the basics.

Look out for upcoming editions of this workshop for even more in-depth insights.

How to Migrate from Vuex to Pinia (Article)

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Now that Pinia is the officially recommended global state management solution for Vue.js. We are aware that some of your stores may be in Vuex, which is totally fine. But Pinia offers so many advantages over Vuex, like being modular by default, full typescript support, no more mutation, more intuitive and the list goes on.

So you may be thinking of migrating your stores to Pinia and don’t know where to start from, we we’ve got you covered. This article written by Daniel Kelly - Lead instructor at Vue School provides a practical and step-by-step guide to migrating your Vuex Stores to Pinia.

You’ll navigate through all the challenges and errors as you learn all the new concepts related with Pinia. Definitely a must-read article if you looking to make that switch.

Mastering Pinia

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We’ve saved the best for last! We’ve gone a step further because we understand how the community loves Pinia. We introduce the Mastering Pinia Course. This is a beginner to expert-level course on State Management with Pinia. And the best thing is you get to learn everything right from the Author - Eduardo San Martin Morote. With insightful lessons and challenges, this course equips you with the knowledge and skills to wield Pinia effectively.

I’ll encourage everyone to sign up for the course as it is packed with knowledge and definitely going to be the best resource available on anything Pinia.


Hope you enjoyed reading this article on our Pina resources. With these resources, you'll be well on your way to mastering Pinia as you build amazing Vue.js applications.

In addition to the resources mentioned above, Vue School also offers a variety of other learning resources for Vue.js, including tutorials, courses, articles, and workshops. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced Vue.js developer, Vue School has something to offer you.

Don't delay – embark on your Pinia learning journey today with Vue School!