Zach Snoek Zach is a software engineer at Aloft Appraisal in Seattle, WA. He enjoys JavaScript, React, and writing about code on and other publications. When he’s not writing code, you can find him reading, hiking, or playing drums or piano.

Stories by Zach Snoek

React Firebase Chat App

How to build a chatroom app with React and Firebase


Cloud Firestore is a cloud-hosted NoSQL database. Data is stored in documents as key-value pairs, and documents are organized into collections.

Zach Snoek
Jul 5, 2022 ⋅ 18 min read