building a search bar in nuxt 3 using tailwind css

Building a Search Bar in Nuxt 3 using Tailwind CSS

NuxtJS
05/12/23
Webvees

In this tutorial, we'll create search bar in Nuxt 3 using Tailwind CSS. Before getting started, make sure you've installed and configured Tailwind CSS in your Nuxt 3 project.

Install Tailwind CSS in Nuxt 3 with NuxtTailwind Module


Nuxt 3 with Tailwind CSS Search Bar

<template>
  <div>
    <input
      v-model="query"
      @input="search"
      type="text"
      placeholder="Search..."
      class="px-4 py-2 border rounded-md"
    />
  </div>
</template>

<script setup>
const query = ref('');

const search = () => {
  // Implement your search logic here
  console.log('Searching for:', query.value);
};
</script>

NuxtJS 3 with Typescript Search bar using Tailwind CSS.

<template>
  <div>
    <input
      v-model="query"
      @input="search"
      type="text"
      placeholder="Search..."
      class="px-4 py-2 border rounded-md"
    />
  </div>
</template>

<script setup lang="ts">
import { ref } from 'vue';

const query = ref<string>('');

const search = () => {
  // Implement your search logic here
  console.log('Searching for:', query.value);
};
</script>
nuxt 3 tailwind css search bar

nuxt 3 tailwind css search bar

Nuxt 3 TypeScript with Tailwind CSS Search Bar with Icon

<template>
  <div class="flex items-center">
    <input
      type="text"
      placeholder="Search..."
      v-model="searchQuery"
      class="border p-2 rounded-l focus:outline-none focus:border-blue-500"
    />
    <button @click="handleSearch" class="p-2 rounded border text-gray-400">
      <svg
        xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg"
        fill="none"
        viewBox="0 0 24 24"
        stroke-width="1.5"
        stroke="currentColor"
        class="w-6 h-6"
      >
        <path
          stroke-linecap="round"
          stroke-linejoin="round"
          d="M21 21l-5.197-5.197m0 0A7.5 7.5 0 105.196 5.196a7.5 7.5 0 0010.607 10.607z"
        />
      </svg>
    </button>
  </div>
</template>

<script setup lang="ts">

const searchQuery = ref("");

const handleSearch = () => {
  console.log("Search:", searchQuery.value);
  // Implement your search logic here
};
</script>
nuxt 3 typescript tailwind css search bar with icon

nuxt 3 typescript tailwind css search bar with icon

Implementing a Search Bar with Inside Icon in a Nuxt 3 TypeScript Project Using Tailwind CSS

<template>
  <div class="flex items-center">
    <div class="relative">
      <input
        type="text"
        placeholder="Search..."
        v-model="searchQuery"
        class="border p-2 rounded-md focus:outline-none focus:border-blue-500 pr-8"
      />
      <button @click="handleSearch" class="absolute inset-y-0 right-0 p-2 rounded text-gray-400">
        <svg
          xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg"
          fill="none"
          viewBox="0 0 24 24"
          stroke-width="1.5"
          stroke="currentColor"
          class="w-6 h-6"
        >
          <path
            stroke-linecap="round"
            stroke-linejoin="round"
            d="M21 21l-5.197-5.197m0 0A7.5 7.5 0 105.196 5.196a7.5 7.5 0 0010.607 10.607z"
          />
        </svg>
      </button>
    </div>
  </div>
</template>

<script setup lang="ts">

const searchQuery = ref("");

const handleSearch = () => {
  console.log("Search:", searchQuery.value);
  // Implement your search logic here
};
</script>
nuxt 3 typescript inside search bar icon

nuxt 3 typescript inside search bar icon

Nuxt 3 TypeScript with Tailwind CSS Search Bar and Fake API Integration

<template>
  <div class="flex items-center flex-col m-8">
    <div class="relative">
      <input
        type="text"
        placeholder="Search..."
        v-model="searchQuery"
        class="border p-2 rounded-md focus:outline-none focus:border-blue-500 pr-8"
      />
      <button @click="handleSearch" class="absolute inset-y-0 right-0 p-2 rounded text-gray-400">
        <svg
          xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg"
          fill="none"
          viewBox="0 0 24 24"
          stroke-width="1.5"
          stroke="currentColor"
          class="w-6 h-6"
        >
          <path
            stroke-linecap="round"
            stroke-linejoin="round"
            d="M21 21l-5.197-5.197m0 0A7.5 7.5 0 105.196 5.196a7.5 7.5 0 0010.607 10.607z"
          />
        </svg>
      </button>
    </div>

    <!-- Show results section -->
    <div v-if="results.length" class="mt-4">
      <h2 class="text-xl font-semibold">Search Results:</h2>
      <ul>
        <li v-for="result in results" :key="result.id">
          {{ (result as any).title }}
        </li>
      </ul>
    </div>
  </div>
</template>

<script setup lang="ts">
import { ref } from 'vue';

interface SearchResult {
  id: number;
  title: string;
  // Add other properties as needed
}

const searchQuery = ref('');
const results = ref<SearchResult[]>([]);

const handleSearch = async () => {
  try {
    const response = await fetch(`https://jsonplaceholder.typicode.com/posts?q=${searchQuery.value}`);
    const data = await response.json();
    results.value = data;
  } catch (error) {
    console.error('Error during search:', error);
  }
};
</script>
nuxt 3 search bar with fake api

nuxt 3 search bar with fake api