Learn React Development: Build Real World Web Application Using React.js, Material-UI, CSS for styling - Free Course
React is a popular and widely used programming language at present since almost every web developer or a full-stack developer is using it. Sounds interesting right? Let’s read all about React here.
React was created by jorden walk, and it is maintained by Facebook and the community of individual developer.
In 2011 React was deployed on the Facebook newsfeed and in 2012 on Instagram.
To understand React see this example,
While you are accessing Instagram, you can see the like count increasing without updating the page same thing happens in facebook when you like an image, the count of likes increases without updating page.
Now you might have several questions in your mind regarding React.
What is React?
It is used for designing user-interface specifically for Single Page Applications.
ReactJs is an open-source component-based view library which is responsible for developing the view layer of web and mobile apps.
With the help of React, you can develop Web-based Application, Native Mobile application for both Andriod and IOS, Desktop Application.
Here you can see how the component-based Application's layout look like:
Why learn React?
React is the most powerful frontend library to develop View part from MVC. Below are a few reasons:
Component-based architecture: Component-based architecture gives you a way to design complex applications and break them up into small little contained pieces and these little contained pieces are way easier to build, maintain, test and debug the application.
Fast: React application is fast. It Renders and Re-renders Applications quickly and keeps updated with the latest change in data.
Using a Re-Rendering algorithm React keeps it really very fast and snappy. Also, React using Virtual Dom(VDOM) an in-memory representation of Real Dom.
React is Scalable: React-based Application is faster which gives the great user experience by the end of the day your application performance is a matter which makes your user happy.
Just see Facebook, it's highly scalable, Facebook makes around 5000 components still it's run without performance Issue, Component-based approach, use of JSX, use of virtual DOM, great availability of third party components, all of these make React scalable.
Due to the availability of great Third-party components, it saves a lot of time and development cost.
React has an awesome community: With the strong community also comes great resources, there are thousands of videos, tutorials, blogs post are available which gonna helps you learn and develop any type of application using React.
Who this course is for: Beginners In React