Tagged: Knowledge

React?! What is ‘this’?? A funky way to get around having to rebind this

Zac having an epiphany

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending Hack24 which is a hackathon organised in my local area. It was a great opportunity to enjoy being part of my local development community as well...

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A Fullstack developers survival guide to the JS jungle – Part 2

Zac doing his best to survive

Welcome back! Or welcome if you missed the first part of this tip series. In this series I am trying to help Fullstack Developers make the metamorphisis from developer who are only paying lip service...

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A Fullstack developers survival guide to the JS jungle – Part 1

Zac doing his best to survive

You may not know this but by trade I’m actually a Fullstack .NET developer. I just happen to be one of those weird Fullstack developers who has more of an affinity to the front...

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Down Periscope!: A deep dive into PropTypes in React.

Zac diving into binary numbers

No time for “welcomes” or even “welcome backs” now! Baton down the hatches! We’re going to dive deep into the depths of the React source this week and take a look at PropTypes and...

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How did we get here: ESLint

It’s pretty common to hate on the Javascript-sphere and plethora of ever changing libraries and frameworks that we all have to keep track of and learn. There’s a reason that parody O’Reilly book covers...

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Componentise all the things! Why componentised UIs in React are great.

Zac doing the "All the things" meme

As you’ve been travelling around the internet soaking up all the knowledge you can on React and other front end technologies, I’m sure that you will have come across the term, componentised UI. If...

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Faster than a speeding repaint: The VirtualDOM and why it’s so dang fast!

Zac running from the reactionary logo. It's moving so fast it's on fire!

I’m sure that my humble blog isn’t the first site that you’ve visited whose topic was the React.js library. If it is then I’m obviously honoured but most likely I was not your first....

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