How to create your first React App

Ankan Das
Ankan Das
Apr 3 · 2 min read

ReactJS offers graceful solutions to some of front-end programming’s most persistent issues, allowing you to build dynamic and interactive web apps with ease. It’s fast, scalable, flexible, powerful, and has a robust developer community that’s rapidly growing. There’s never been a better time to learn React.

Installation :

I’m using a Windows 10 machine.

First, you need to install Node.js in your machine. The download link is here.

Create React App:

Create React App is a comfortable environment for learning React, and is the best way to start building a new single-page application in React.

It sets up your development environment so that you can use the latest JavaScript features, provides a nice developer experience, and optimizes your app for production. You’ll need to have Node >= 10.16 and npm >= 5.6 on your machine. To create a project, run:

npx create-react-app your-app-name

After installation of all the packages and dependencies look for the directory in which you have created this app.

And run this commands:

cd my-app
npm start

After this your are suppose to see this in your power shell:

Well !! We have just created your first react.js project. Now visit the provided address to see your first react app:

If you have followed every step correctly, you are suppose to see this and this is the boilerplate template for react app.

Thank you for reading !!

If you have any questions or troubles, feel free to reach out to me on Instagram (@ankan_designer)

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I’m a Web Developer and Content Creator on Youtube . To know more about me lets connect : https://ankandaslinks.netlify.app/

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