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React.js on Rails: Building a Full Stack Web App

by Samer Buna

Learn to build a web application with React and Flux on the frontend, Rails as your API backend server, and tools like Webpack and Bable.js for ES6.

What you'll learn

A demonstration for building a basic Twitter Clone with React and Flux from Facebook on the frontend, and with Rails as the backend JSON API server. Covering The Flux pattern for Actions, Dispatcher, Stores, and React.js components for Views, and writing all JavaScript with ECMAScript2015 (ES6) syntax, and using Webpack and Babel to transpile JavaScript files and manage their dependencies.

About the author

Samer Buna is a polyglot coder with years of practical experience in designing, implementing, and testing software, including web and mobile applications development, API design, functional programming, optimization, system administration, databases, and scalability. Samer worked in several industries including real estate, government, education, and publications

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