Best React.js Books You Must Read

List of #ReactJS books:  #JavaScript #Coding

  • What You Will Learn Create components to define parts of your UI Combine components into other components to build more complex UIs Use JSX to specify visuals without writing full-fledged JavaScript Work with React’s way of styling content Optimize your React workflow using tools such as Node, Babel, webpack, and…
  • Set up React and write your first “Hello world” web app Build a data table component that lets you edit, sort, search, and export its contents Use the JSX syntax extension as an alternative to function calls Set up a lean, low-level build process that helps you focus on React…
  • The React.js JavaScript library supercharges view-heavy web applications by improving data flow between UI components.
  • This book explores the React library in depth, as well as detailing additional tools and libraries in the React ecosystem, enabling you to create complete, complex applications.
  • Peek under the hood to understand how React runs in the browser Use component trees to manage data and reduce the time you spend debugging applications Explore React’s component lifecycle and use it to load data and improve UI performance Use a routing solution for browser history, bookmarks, and other…

Hands on book to build your first own application in plain React, i will recommend you a good, beginner friendly book about ReactJs.
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Do I need Node.js in the backend? – Angularity

Do you need Node.js in the backend?  #ReactJS

  • You can use any frontend library for fetching data – React doesn’t come with one.
  • My site is hosted on a PHP/MySQL backend and I read somewhere that I need to have a Node.js environment in the backend to use these new JavaScript libraries like React and Angular 2.
  • Read on for how to fetch data, deal with routing, and server-side rendering without Node.js.
  • If you want to support server-side rendering (a.k.a. “isomorphic” rendering), whether to increase page load speed or to improve SEO, then React will actually be running on both the server and in the browser: once to render the page server-side, and then again in the browser after it downloads and displays the initial rendering.
  • Server-side rendering is way outside the scope of this post, but even if you do need it, you don’t have to use Node.js in the backend.

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Do I need Node.js in the backend? – Angularity