Build a beautiful, draggable kanban board with react-beautiful-dnd

bnevilleoneill profile image Brian Neville-O'Neill ・1 min read

In this tutorial, we are going to see how to create a beautiful kanban board with simple drag and drop features with react-beautiful-dnd.

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Drag and drop UI has become an integral part of most modern applications. It provides richness in UI without comprising the UX. There are many use cases of drag and drop UI. The most common ones are:

  • Using drag and drop in the browser to upload files
  • Moving items between multiple lists
  • Rearranging images or assets

Click here for the related blog post on drag and drop in React.

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I use Restyaboard for this Kanban approach. It’s a productivity and management tool specifically built around a Kanban-style workflow. Great free tool to use and I love it!