React

How to convert a React component to an image

Sometimes you want to give the users the ability to download a part of the web application as an image. In that...

React fragments: What and Why

React fragments were a feature released in React 16.2. They have been around for a while now but have been a relatively...

Why does React state need a new object/array?

If you have been using React for a while, you are familiar with how state update works. There are a lot of...

Avoiding race conditions and memory leaks in React useEffect

Let us take a look at an implementation of getting data from an API request and see if there is any possibility...

Using the useCallback React hook

The useCallback React hook is a useful hook that can help in optimizing the rendering performance of our functional React components. It...

Understanding the useRef React hook

Continuing our React hooks series, we will learn about the useRef React hook in this blog post.The useRef...

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How to convert a React component to an image

Sometimes you want to give the users the ability to download a part of the web application as an image. In that...

Specifying a node version in Repl.it

I was recently trying to use a later version of Node on Repl.it. I wanted to use a package that supported ES...

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