Akhila Ariyachandra

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Use Hooks in React Redux

November 10, 20194 min read

A guide to use Redux Hooks in React

Setup Redux in a React app

October 25, 201911 min read

A guide to quickly get Redux up and running in React

Mimic React life cycle methods with Hooks

October 13, 20197 min read

Let's see how we can use some of the React life cycle methods in Functional Components.

Client Side Rendering vs Server Side Rendering

October 09, 20193 min read

A quick look into Client Side Rendering and Server Side Rendering

Understanding "this" in React

July 24, 20194 min read

Let's try to make "this" a little less confusing.

Note App - Part 2: The React Site

July 11, 20199 min read

In the 2nd part of this series we're going to create a site with React to use with our Node API to create and view Notes.

Getting started in React with Parcel.js

June 15, 20193 min read

A guide to quickly setup a React project with Parcel.js

My two most used ES6 features: const & let, & arrow functions

May 31, 20192 min read

ES6 brought a whole load of convenient feature to JavaScript. I'm going to talk about the two I use the most.

Note App - Part 1: Setup the Node API

May 27, 20197 min read

In this series we're going to create a notes app with Node, MongoDB & React. For the first part, let's setup the API.

Setup MongoDB in Node.js with Mongoose

May 23, 20192 min read

Chances are if you’re building an application with Node, you’ll be needing to connect it to a MongoDB database. Here I’ll show you how to set it up.


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