Glad Chinda

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

   



19 Stories by Glad Chinda

React Redux Connect tutorial: When and how to use it

React provides two major mechanisms for providing data to components, namely props and state. While props are read-only and allow a parent component to...
0 10 min read

Validating React Component Props with prop-types

Learn how to improve your React components by validating props with prop-types. Props are a very important mechanism for passing read-only attributes to React...
1 8 min read

A complete guide to default props in React

Learn all you need to know about setting default props for different flavors of React components. React is a very powerful component-based JavaScript framework...
0 7 min read

A quick and complete guide to Mocha testing

Learn how to write and run tests for your JavaScript programs using Mocha Building software that is predictable, less error-prone and resilient to changes is...
0 18 min read

JavaScript ES6: 5 new abstractions to improve your code

Leverage powerful ES6 features to write better, elegant, and more predictable JavaScript. JavaScript is a very powerful programming language that runs on a wide...
0 22 min read

How to use React createRef

If you have been developing web applications long enough, then it is likely that at some point you have used JavaScript DOM libraries such...
1 9 min read

React Bootstrap tutorial

How to use Bootstrap with React With the increasing popularity of single-page applications over the last few years, so many frontend JavaScript frameworks have...
1 15 min read