PROGRAMMING

Why Dark Mode Is Hard

And How You Can Implement It On Your React Website

Yakko Majuri
Oct 26, 2020 · 6 min read
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“Maybe the hardest / most complicated part of building this blog was adding Dark Mode.

Not the live-embedded code snippets, not the unified GraphQL layer that manages and aggregates all content and data, not the custom analytics system, not the myriad bits of whimsy. Freaking Dark Mode.”

Why Is Dark Mode Hard?

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What the hell is SSR?

A straightforward solution

The “Hacky” Way

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That’s not all folks!

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Yakko Majuri

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Writing code and writing about writing code. Exploring the underrated topics in Software Development. I speak for myself only.

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Writing code and writing about writing code. Exploring the underrated topics in Software Development. I speak for myself only.

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