Glad Chinda

  Full-stack web developer learning new hacks one day at a time. Web technology enthusiast. Hacking stuffs @theflutterwave.


22 Stories by Glad Chinda

JavaScript maps vs. sets: Choosing your data structure

JavaScript's Map and Set data structures, play a crucial role in working with the data we collect. Learn all you need to know in...
0 28 min read

Improve async programming with JavaScript promises

Learn what you need to know about async programming with JavaScript promises, including promises in parallel, in this comprehensive guide.
0 17 min read

Pure functional components in React

Learn all about pure components in React, including how to use React.PureComponent and React.memo() to memoize React functional components.
6 5 min read

How to use React createRef

In this tutorial, learn how to interact with the DOM in a React application using React.createRef.
4 12 min read

React Default Props: A complete guide

Learn all you need to know about setting default props for different flavors of React components.
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Mocha.js, the JavaScript test framework: A tutorial

In this comprehensive Mocha tutorial, we'll show you how to write and run tests on Node.js apps with the JavaScript test framework Mocha.js.
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PropTypes in React: A complete guide

In this tutorial, we'll demonstrate how to use prop types in React to improve your components and ensure they're working as expected.
6 8 min read

Lazy loading React components

Learn how to apply code-splitting and lazy loading to React components with React.lazy() and React.Suspense.
6 5 min read

Using Bootstrap with React

Learn how to use React and Bootstrap, how to add Bootstrap to a React app, and how to install react-bootstrap (with examples).
4 15 min read

React Redux Connect: When and how to use it

In React Redux, the connect() function connects a React component to a Redux store. Here’s everything you need to know about React Redux Connect.
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CSS animations for DOM observation

That's right, you can use CSS animations to observe DOM mutations.
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Designing a ripple effect for UI feedback

The ripple effect is one of the most intuitive ways to provide users with touch feedback.
2 10 min read