Category: architecture

5 React Architecture Best Practices

There can be no doubt that React has revolutionized the way we build user interfaces. It’s easy to learn and greatly facilitates creating reusable components that offer your site a consistent look and feel. However, as React only takes care of the view layer of an application, it doesn’t enforce any specific archit...

How to Organize a Large React Application and Make It Scale

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 applications. One of the best features of React is how it gets...

How to Build and Structure a Node.js MVC Application

[special]In a non-trivial application, the architecture is as important as the quality of the code itself. We can have well-written pieces of code, but if we don’t have a good organization, we will have a hard time as the complexity increases. There is no need to wait until the project is half-way done to start thin...

8 simple rules for a robust, scalable CSS architecture

I don’t disagree on any particular point on this thesis by Jarno Rantanen. This is the first I’ve seen this particular naming convention, which seems fine to me, but I’d add that any well-considering naming convention works. Also, there is this: Cascading styles will ruin your day, eventually. A sent...