Join Eve Porcello for an in-depth discussion in this video Integrating React with a server, part of Learn React.js: The Basics (2015).
- At this point, we've introduced the React library,…and we've built a bulletin board application…that uses many different features of React.…Beyond this point, we're not going to be talking about…the specific features of React,…but we'll talk about how to launch our React application…on a server.…In the next video, I'm going to show you…how to put our bulletin board app on a server using npm,…and then I'll offer some suggestions about…what other frameworks you can use…to make user interfaces you've developed in React…into full-stack applications.…
Again, we'll be using npm for this.…As a reminder, npm is the package manager…for Node.js and allows us to use code…that other developers have created.…If you'd like a refresher on Node and npm,…you can check out Up and Running with Node.js.…All of these packages include a package.json file.…This file uses CommonJs,…the standard syntax for describing the packages…and dependencies necessary to run an application.…
So let's launch our application using…a lightweight server package called httpster,…
- What is React.js?
- Introducing JSX
- Creating a React component
- Handling events
- Using state
- Defining parent/child relationships
- Adding child elements
- Mounting and updating components
- Creating a React.js app
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 02/17/2016. What changed?
A: We updated five tutorials to work with React.js 0.14.4, which was released in December 2015. This includes the "Creating a React component" video and the "Creating an App" chapter of the course.