…and you really shouldn't use it if you don’t absolutely need to.

Disclaimer: This is not meant to be an anti-jQuery article. All of the points made can be applied to any JavaScript library or framework. jQuery just seems to be the one library developers add before even starting.


Making the most out of the children in React components.

What are React Children?

Children (props.children) according to React Documentation is an ‘opaque’ data structure. All that means is don’t mess with them directly. Luckily React offers some utilities to work with Children easier.

The basic structure of a React Child, that is a…

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