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Ansub Khan
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React Basics!

💭 What is React?

  • A UI library developed by Facebook
  • creates interactive, stateful, and reusable components
  • it uses Virtual DOM
  • example: Instagram .com is completely written in React

✨ Features is React?

  • it makes quick and responsive apps
  • uses Virtual DOM
  • Does Server-Side Rendering
  • Single Way Data Flow *Open Source

😌 Why Use React?

  • Simple and easy to learn
  • it is fast, simple, and scalable
  • it uses a component-based approach
  • no need for direct DOM Manipulation
  • Increases App Performance

🥺 Limitations Of React

everything has some limitations and React is not an exception!

  • it is very rapidly evolving which might get difficult for some developers to keep up.
  • Inline HTML and JSX confuses a lot of people.
  • Size of the Library is quite large.

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Florian

I think that Nextjs simplify many confusing things for beginners. In particular pages, routes, and API fetch !

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Ansub Khan Author

will be looking into Next.js after learning few basics of React, you know of any good resource to learn about Next.js?

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hacker4world

There is a youtuber called codevolution that has a playlist for nextjs it is really good i recommend it

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Ansub Khan Author

thank you! will definitely check it out

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Luke Shiru

What is this post? Is tagged for beginners but ...

  • Mentions Virtual DOM, doesn't explain it.
  • Mentions SSR, doesn't explain it.
  • Mentions One-Way data flow, doesn't explain it.
  • Says it "increases app performance", compared to what?

Is basically just a list of things, without any details, context or anything that makes it useful for actual beginners 😓 ... You should try to actually expand some of the items.

Cheers!

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