Tag: React
Laurie Barth
Laurie Barth
14 May, 2019

Honey, I Type Checked the Children

The cli added this line of code, it says something about isRequired. So I guess I'll just leave it there?
Laurie Barth
Laurie Barth
07 May, 2019

What’s With All the Props Anyway?

Another day, another piece of boilerplate code that we should explore!
Laurie Barth
Laurie Barth
30 Apr, 2019

Exports and Imports and Defaults, Oh My!

Too often we see throwaway lines of code inside frameworks and projects that we don't take the time to understand. Let's explore export default App in React projects!
Laurie Barth
Laurie Barth
27 Mar, 2019

The Layers of JavaScript

Laurie Barth writes: Recently I was writing up a lesson plan to teach a small group about data display in Gatsby. My goal was to break down the topics and have an answer to all of the low level questions that participants might ask. In the process of doing...
Laurie Barth
Laurie Barth
15 May, 2018

Optimistic UI does not Guarantee an Intuitive UX

A Pessimistic Viewpoint on Optimistic UI In a typical design that follows REST call patterns, the UI makes a call to the backend and updates based on the success or failure of that call. In an optimistic UI, however, the design assumes a successful call, makes the visual and...