React is a powerful design tool. There's a lot you can do with it that would be difficult with a traditional design application. Prototyping with realistic data sets, creating complex interactions and shared component libraries are just the tip of the iceberg.
React opens up new ways of designing interfaces and the systems that support them. If you're interested in using React for design work but not sure where to start, I made this course for you.
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React, tailored to designers
This course is focused on the parts of React that are most useful for designers. Below is the list of videos that are currently available and those that are still in the works.
If you aren't sure you know enough, I have good news. The React API is small. The more you work in React, the more web fundamentals you'll learn.
I've never used React, where should I start?
I wrote an article with my two cents. The tldr is: 1. Scaffold a project using create-react-app and build something simple. 2. Read the React docs all the way through.
1. Maturity 2. Adoption 3. Ecosystem 4. Framer X
What if I don't like the course?
If you don't like the course let me know within 7 days of purchase and i'll send you a refund.
Will I need to use the terminal?
I'd recommend learning a few basic commands on the terminal so that you scaffold a React app. I wrote a short guide that could be helpful.