Before You memo() (overreacted.io)
Feb 23, 2021
In this post, I want to share two different techniques. They’re surprisingly basic, which is why people rarely realize they improve rendering performance.
React v17.0 (reactjs.org)
Oct 20, 2020
Today, we are releasing React 17! We’ve written at length about the role of the React 17 release and the changes it contains in the React 17 RC blog post.
React v17.0 Release Candidate: No New Features (reactjs.org)
Aug 10, 2020
Today, we are publishing the first Release Candidate for React 17. It has been two and a half years since the previous major release of React, which is a long time even by our standards! In this blog post, we will describe the role of this major release, what changes you can expect in it, and how you can try this release.
Writing Resilient Components (overreacted.io)
Mar 16, 2019
There are important design principles that every component should strive to follow. But I don’t think style guides capture those principles well. We’ll talk about style guides first, and then look at the principles that really are useful.
A Complete Guide to useEffect (overreacted.io)
Mar 10, 2019
You wrote a few components with Hooks. Maybe even a small app. You’re mostly satisfied. You’re comfortable with the API and picked up a few tricks along the way. You even made some custom Hooks to extract repetitive logic (300 lines gone!) and showed it off to your colleagues. “Great job”, they said.
React as a UI Runtime (overreacted.io)
Feb 02, 2019
I’ve written about the challenges of creating user interfaces before. But this post talks about React in a different way — more as a programming runtime.
React 16.x Roadmap (reactjs.org)
Nov 27, 2018
You might have heard about features like “Hooks”, “Suspense”, and “Concurrent Rendering” in the previous blog posts and talks. In this post, we’ll look at how they fit together and the expected timeline for their availability in a stable release of React.
React v16.4.2: Server-side vulnerability fix (reactjs.org)
Aug 01, 2018
We discovered a minor vulnerability that might affect some apps using ReactDOMServer. We are releasing a patch version for every affected React minor release so that you can upgrade with no friction. Read on for more details.
DOM Attributes in React 16 (reactjs.org)
Sep 08, 2017
In the past, React used to ignore unknown DOM attributes. If you wrote JSX with an attribute that React doesn’t recognize, React would just skip it.
Error Handling in React 16 (reactjs.org)
Jul 26, 2017
What's New in Create React App (reactjs.org)
May 18, 2017
Less than a year ago, we introduced Create React App as an officially supported way to create apps with zero configuration. The project has since enjoyed tremendous growth, with over 950 commits by more than 250 contributors.