Notes on React, pt 3: Stateful Containers, Stateless Presenters

This is post #3 in an ongoing series as I learn React, and share knowledge with other devs at Kiddom. Start at the first. Containers vs Presenters: Why? React is really nice for it’s modularization. Redux takes that further, by centralizing state. We take this even further using a pattern of “Container” components which are

Notes on React, pt 2: Handy Utils in Kiddom’s Frontend Codebase

This is post #2 in an ongoing series as I learn React, and share knowledge with other devs at Kiddom. Start at the first. This list is only applicable to Kiddom devs, working on the frontend. These tools are not globals. They’re patterns and utilities we’ve added, that you should be aware of if you

Notes on React, pt 1: Novel ES6 Syntaxes

This post will be the first in an ongoing series as I learn React, and share knowledge with other devs at Kiddom. ES6 ES6 or Ecma script 2016 is a variant of Javascript. This post lays out some of the syntaxes I’ve discovered and found very useful or fun. New browsers support it natively. Others require