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REACT

Part 4 of Learn React from Scratch Series

Previously on Learn React from Scratch Series:

React Components can appear complex but it’s not that hard once you’ve got the general structure of it. Here’s a code snippet of what a component in React looks like:

import React from 'react';
import ReactDOM from 'react-dom';
class SomeComponent extends React.Component{
//some…

REACT

Part 3 of Learn React from Scratch Series

Previously on Learn React from Scratch Series:

React apps are made out of components. But what is a component?

A component in React is a small and reusable chunk of code that renders some HTML. Here is an example of what a simple React component looks like:

import React from…

REACT

Part 2 of Learn React from Scratch Series

Previously on Learn React from Scratch Series:

JSX is easy once you’ve got the syntax down. If you’ve got experience or knowledge in JavaScript, JSX is pretty easy to pick up quickly. Here are more JSX syntaxes that you should know to be an effective React developer.

class and className

In HTML, class

GIT | PRODUCTIVITY

Tales from the inside and how to make git commit templates for better commit messages

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We’ve all used git in some form or another. The code versioning system is an industry staple. With over 40 million users worldwide and 190 million repositories on GitHub, git is here to stay.

While the concept of git is easy - pull your code, do whatever, save, add, commit…

JAVASCRIPT

We’ve all done it — but the question is, are you still coding it?

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JavaScript is easy — especially if you’ve already got programming knowledge and experience through another language. Many newbies and veteran developers encounter JavaScript out of necessity. A good portion of the Internet runs on some form of JavaScript. The frontend has its frameworks and libraries such as Angular, React, and…

PRODUCTIVITY

there’s more to it than just typing out the code

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Shortcuts can make or break a developer’s productivity. It also turns out that Visual Studio Code comes with a pre-baked shorthand that lets you print out HTML code templates. This feature is mostly unknown to many beginner (and even veteran) users of VS Code. …

CAREER

Is it 27? 35? or 49?

Maybe it’s subjective filtering but everyone seems to be coding nowadays. You’ve got kids learning to code in school and the older folks celebrating their wins on Twitter and LinkedIn. There are learn-to-code books for babies, tweens, teens, adult learners, hobbyists, and tinkerers. There are games, learning guides, hundreds of…

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