Class 4

This week we learned about conditional and dynamic rendering to help build a react webpage

The key difference is that state is internal and controlled by the component itself while props are external and controlled by what renders the component

ReactDOM connects react to the DOM, used with the ReactDOM.render() method

React is a JS library that contains how everything else works

How class based components used to be created

Instead of using an event handler on each individual element, you can put a single handler on the parent of related elements. It is useful because it helps clean up the code and limit what you have to write

I like the react hooks that allow us to use functions rather than classes in React because it makes the code simpler and easier to write




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