Tech Talk

Getting Started With React

Updated on September 15, 2021

Sr Developer Advocate

Getting Started With React

Video

About the Talk

React is the most popular JavaScript library out there. It does have a learning curve though. So why is it so loved? Let’s take a look at React and use it to build our sites and apps.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to use React
  • Why you would want to use React
  • How to start building React apps

This Talk Is Designed For

All developers that want to build frontends

Prerequisites

Some JavaScript knowledge

Resources

React, a JavaScript library for building user interfaces React docs How to Code in React.js Consuming a Custom API With React

Thanks for learning with the DigitalOcean Community. Check out our offerings for compute, storage, networking, and managed databases.

Learn more about our products


About the authors
Default avatar
Chris Sev

author

Sr Developer Advocate

Founder of scotch.io. Slapping the keyboard until good things happen.

Still looking for an answer?

Ask a questionSearch for more help

Was this helpful?
 
Leave a comment


This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Try DigitalOcean for free

Click below to sign up and get $200 of credit to try our products over 60 days!

Sign up

Join the Tech Talk
Success! Thank you! Please check your email for further details.

Please complete your information!

Featured on Community

Get our biweekly newsletter

Sign up for Infrastructure as a Newsletter.

Hollie's Hub for Good

Working on improving health and education, reducing inequality, and spurring economic growth? We'd like to help.

Become a contributor

Get paid to write technical tutorials and select a tech-focused charity to receive a matching donation.

Welcome to the developer cloud

DigitalOcean makes it simple to launch in the cloud and scale up as you grow — whether you're running one virtual machine or ten thousand.

Learn more
DigitalOcean Cloud Control Panel