Join Joe Chellman for an in-depth discussion in this video Everything is components and elements, part of React for Web Designers (2018).
- [Instructor] When you're writing…Java Script with React,…pretty much everything is a component.…And those components are made up of elements.…In this video we'll talk about…what might interest us about components.…Components are the building blocks…of a user interface,…at whatever level of granularity…you think is appropriate.…You'll usually have one big one containing…everything else,…and then it's up to you to figure out…what the others should be within that.…Defining a React component means writing…a function or a class.…We'll look at which you'll use…in more detail later,…but for now,…functions are simpler and lighter,…also a little less powerful.…
Classes can do everything that React supports,…but our new feature of ES6.…So you might need a polyfill called…Create React Class to help you with this.…To get started you can usually…just work with functions,…and then enhance them as you need to later.…Components are meant to be reusable.…By you for certain,…and maybe by others as well.…If you have a slideshow,…for example,…
- Identify notable features about how React works.
- Identify good early steps for any React project.
- Explain why the little PHP app that powers our API has a way to add delay.
- Outline what a lifecycle method is.
- Recall the React convention that must be followed when adding a status message.
- Explain the purpose of React.Fragment.
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Introducing React
2. First Project: Customizer
3. Second Project: Directory Browser
4. Third Project: Status Updater
Next steps: Lots more React2m 37s
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