20 Feb 2018

Talk Notes: Learn to Code: How React.js Works

This talk explains various elements of how React.js works.

Talk

Learn to Code: How React.js Works by Fullstack Academy 11:23

Summary

This talk explains various elements of how React.js works. It goes over the virtual DOM, the diffing algorithm, optimizations that the diffing algorithm uses to speed up the process. There is also a bit on some tools that you can use to optimize and speed up your React app.

My Notes

This was a nice quick overview of some of the magic behind how React works. Definitely gave me a bit of that context I’m always looking for.