1.22.19

Learning React ES6: Arrow Functions and Using ‘This’ Keyword


By mjstokes86

Today I got to learn how to use arrow functions in React ES6. From what I realized it that they are a much shorter syntax and typically simplifies the function scope making the `this` keyword more understandable. In ES5, the function scope was written like this: function square (x) { return x * x; }; […]

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10.31.18

Learning React ES6 : Understanding Const and Let Variables


By mjstokes86

Today’s React lesson was the understanding of using const and let variables. Unlike var, let and const are block scoped. The main difference between let and const is that const variables has to be declared using an initializer or else it will throw an error. Let variables can be reassigned and prevents errors when trying […]

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9.07.18

Learning React ES6 : The Setup, Creating Templates, Using Babel


By mjstokes86

Now it the time I must learn React! This has been kept off for years and I have let opportunities pass by all because of the lack of skill in the framework. The setup wasn’t so difficult. There are many different ways to setup a React environment suitable to the developer’s needs. I want to […]

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