Firstly, I use create-react-app to create my project files. But then I’ll delete everything in src folder and start from scratch to get the things I want to have in it. In preparation for some packages I’ll need later on, I “yarn add” (same as “npm install”, using yarn the following packages: redux, redux-promise, react-redux, and […]
I was recently having a problem using React Router where my components would not update properly. Sometimes components can get out of sync with their current locations. I was able to solve this by wrapping my Redux connect function in a withRouter(). Link to article on update blocking.
I have just finished v. 2.0 of CryptoTracker. I have the backend server done, and putting the finishing touches on the front-end. Most of the functionality is there, but I’m still working on formatting. On the home page, I have a chart and graphs that rely on an api call to cryptocompare.com. Crypto price charting […]
I’m reviewing React state management, which I still find a bit confusing. This exercise comes from Colt Steele’s Advanced Coding Bootcamp on Udemy. The goal of this exercise is to list four instructors and their hobbies, and with a setTimeout of 5000ms, randomly remove one of the instructor’s hobbies. I randomly generate a number of […]
I am doing a review of React on the Colt Steele Advanced Bootcamp program on Udemy. First I create a single component / single file React app. In this instance, I load in the React, ReactDOM, and ReactDOMFactories libraries. I instantiate the MyInfo class on line 15. On lines 17, 18 and 23, I have […]