You often hear that React is "declarative". This lecture digs in to what that means and how you can effectively extend React's model to more than just pixels. We’ll render a tone with the web audio API, declaratively, like any other element.
This is easily our most popular lecture at our workshops. You’ll learn how to tame the unweildy components that seem to get a new prop every time they get reused by decomposing them into composable parts.
This builds on the Compound Components video to give even more rendering control back to the application code. We'll learn how to manage implicit state in the background of an app, creating some of the most powerful abstractions found in the most popular libraries in the React ecosystem.
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