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React.js Tutorials

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I've created a few pages on here which are now growing into a bit of a tutorial, so thought I'd collate the links into one post (and append links to any new related posts in the future) so it's easier to follow. (Continue reading)

React.js Continued... State!

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This time I'll be looking at State. What it is and how to use it... (Continue reading)

React.js Continued... Components!

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It's time to continue on from my React.js Revisited post that I made a few days ago. This time we'll look at creating some components... (Continue reading)

The target='_blank' vulnerability

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For many years, I was a fan of using target='_blank' inside any anchor tags on my website that linked to external sites so it would keep the viewer still on my site in the background so they can easily come back to it later on. (Continue reading)

React.js Revisited

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It's been a while since I wrote up my beginner guide to React.js and I've been thinking it's time to revisit it. (Continue reading)

Windows 8/10 computer not connecting to your network?

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I have had a fair few people lately telling me that their Windows computers are struggling to connect to the Internet... (Continue reading)

npm package.json - Package From a Github Commit

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Sometimes the version of an npm package has some functionality you want, but it has issues which break other stuff. What do you do? Pull the repo and build it yourself and shoehorn it in? (Continue reading)

JSX/ES6 Syntax Highlighting in Visual Studio 2015

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Visual Studio 2015 (by default) isn't exactly crash hot for editing JavaScript, especially JSX/ES6 for React etc. (Continue reading)