Draggin’ and Droppin’ in React (css-tricks.com)
Aug 16, 2019
The React ecosystem offers us a lot of libraries that all are focused on the interaction of drag and drop. We have react-dnd, react-beautiful-dnd, react-drag-n-drop and many more, but some of them require quite a lot of work to build even a simple drag and drop demo, and some do not provide you with more complex functionality, and if they do, it becomes very complex.
How to add a dark mode to your React web app (dev.to)
Aug 16, 2019
We are currently living in a dark mode in everything era. Most apps nowadays come with a switch either at the navbar or just somewhere around its settings, that you just click and the screen goes dark.
Using styled-components in Gatsby (alligator.io)
Jul 10, 2019
When creating a new Gatsby.js project, there are several available options for styling. styled-components is one of the most popular CSS-in-JSS solutions, and for good reason. It’s powerful, easy to learn, and it works flawlessly with Gatsby. Let’s explore how to add it into your project!
Re-invent all the wheels! (sid.studio)
May 10, 2019
My favorite way of wrapping my head around such questions is to try to implement the thing myself. So, I built a mostly-useless css-in-js library.
Getting 60fps Animations in React (alligator.io)
Apr 16, 2019
In this article, learn some CSS “hacks” to get 60fps animations in React.js. If you haven’t been using them already, you might kick yourself once you see they can be the difference between jittery and silky smooth animations.
React Styled Components Tutorial (robinwieruch.de)
Mar 30, 2019
An example of the CSS-in-JS approach is styled-components. Styled Components allow you to write plain CSS in your components without worrying about class name collisions. It helps to write CSS that’s scoped to a single component and does not leak to any other element in the page.
Styling Next.js with Styled JSX (nextjs.org)
Mar 28, 2019
Styled JSX is a CSS-in-JS library that allows you to write encapsulated and scoped CSS to style your components. The styles you introduce for one component won't affect other components, allowing you to add, change and delete styles without worrying about unintended side effects.
Simplifying Responsive Layouts with React Hooks (hackernoon.com)
Mar 04, 2019
Since the release of React 16.8, I’ve been enjoying the ability to use hooks to create composable and reusable logic, and write fewer class components with explicit lifecycle methods. This not only leads to a more enjoyable dev experience, but (in my opinion) a more readable code base.
Feb 18, 2019