As of December 1st, 2019 Buffalo, and all related packages, require Go Modules and the use of the GOPATH is no longer supported.

Please see this blog post for more information

Examples and Tutorials

Using Vue.js with Buffalo

It doesn’t take much to get a JavaScript web framework like Vue.Js to work with a Buffalo backend.

In this short video we’ll look at just how simple it is to hook up Vue.js to a Buffalo application that is serving JSON.

Source: - URL Shortner

In this "real time" video we will build, test, and deploy a URL shortner application,

This video will demonstrates the following:

  • Creating a new Buffalo application.
  • Generating resources, models, and migrations.
  • Testing Buffalo applications.
  • Authentication through FaceBook, Twitter, and GitHub, using Goth.
  • Deploying to Heroku.
  • More!


Using Goth with Buffalo

This video builds a Buffalo application that uses Goth to add authorization using GitHub.

This video will demonstrates the following:

  • Using Goth with Buffalo
  • Writing Buffalo middleware
  • Authentication/Authorization
  • Manipulating the middleware stack


Using Password Authentication with Buffalo


This open source application allows people to post their favorite Go related stories at


This open source application allows people to test their Go regular expressions at



This obligatory todo application shows a simple app and is a good introduction for those looking for a simple, and understandable code base.


Blog App

This is an open source simple blogging app, that allows users who are admins to create blog posts in markdown format. Logged in users can comment on blog posts. Uses local authentication.


Simple Ajax Example

This is an open source application demonstrates how to use the module that ships with Buffalo by default, to quickly add Ajax to a form.


Articles About Buffalo

Podcasts About Buffalo

Videos About Buffalo

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