Tag: tools

Set up your React environment with npm, babel and webpack

A castle built of cardboard boxes, with the react logo like a rising sun in the background.

In my last tutorials, we used the handy create-react-app package to set up our React app for us. I propose that we go a little more into the details and make our own setup from scratch.


Start versioning everything with git

Grow your git trees from ground zero.

In the software industry, every software goes through several versions during it’s lifecycle. But how to efficiently keep track of changes and provide older versions for compatibility purpose? Sure, we can keep a large collection of .zip files, but there is a better way of doing it, it could apply to a lot more domains than the software industry: