Archive for the ‘React’ Category

How to Organize a Large React Application and Make It Scale

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This article is by guest author Jack Franklin. SitePoint guest posts aim to bring you engaging content from prominent writers and speakers of the Web community In this article, I'll discuss the approach I take when building and structuring large React ...

Which Projects Need React? All Of Them!

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When does a project need React? That's the question Chris Coyier addressed in a recent blog post. I'm a big fan of Chris' writing, so I was curious to see what he had to say. In a nutshell, Chris puts forward a series of good and bad reasons why one m...

React Sketch.app

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The "normal" workflow I'm sure we've all lived is that design happens, then coding happens. A healthy workflow has back-and-forth between everyone involved in a project, including designers and developers, but still: The code is the final product. You ...

Quick Tip: How to Style React Components with styled-components

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[special]While many aspects of building applications with React have been standardized to some degree, styling is one area where there are still a lot of competing options. Each has its pros can cons, and there is no clear best choice.[/special] In thi...

When Does a Project Need React?

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You know when a project needs HTML and CSS, because it's all of them. When you reach for JavaScript is fairly clear: when you need interactivity or some functionality that only JavaScript can provide. It used to be fairly clear when we reached for libr...

Choosing between React and Angular: An in-Depth Comparison

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Should I choose Angular, or React? Today's bipolar landscape of JavaScript frameworks has left many of developers struggling to pick a side in this debate. Whether you're a newcomer trying to figure out where to start, a freelancer picking a framework ...

Quick Tip: How to Build Your Custom Theme for Telescope Nova

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Telescope Nova is the perfect platform to use if you want to build your own social web app fast and easy. This is a free and open-source project created by Sacha Greif. The front-end development part of the app is built with the React library , while ...

Papercons

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Bobby Grace, on the Dropbox Paper team: On the engineering side, we use inline SVGs. These have many advantages. One advantage is that SVG is a well-structured format that we can manipulate with code. Paper is also using React and has a component for i...

Game Development with ReactJS and PHP: How Compatible Are They?

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"I'd like to make a multiplayer, economy-based game. Something like Stardew Valley, but with none of the befriending aspects and a player-based economy." I started thinking about this the moment I decided to try and build a game using PHP and ReactJS....