Before you start, it’s a good idea to have some background into GraphQL in general.

The Example

We’ll be building a very basic GraphQL API for a blog, written in Elixir using Absinthe. The tutorial expects you to have a properly set-up Phoenix application with absinthe and absinthe_plug added to the dependencies.

If you'd like to cheat, you can find the finished code for the tutorial in the Absinthe Example project on GitHub.

Let’s get started!

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