gql

The gql literal utility adds syntax highlighting to your GraphQL queries. You can use gql to pass queries to the useShopQuery hook.

The difference between the gql utility and graphql-tag is that gql never parses strings into ASTNodes in production. As a result, it makes the production bundle smaller by dropping certain AST-related dependencies. In development, however, gql uses ASTNodes to provide better errors in your queries.