Author Mariusz Marcak
Mariusz Marcak
Business-minded Web Tech Enthusiast.

What is Headless CMS?

If you’ve entered the world of web development a while ago, it’s more than likely that you heard of or used a content management system before (CMS for short). Perhaps, it was a traditional CMS like WordPress or Drupal, but recent years indicate the growing popularity of headless CMSes and it’s worth wrapping your head […]

React Native FAQ – What You Need To Know Before Choosing

What is React Native? React Native is an open-source mobile app platform created in JavaScript by Facebook, and it’s taking the mobile app development market by the storm. It has a number of great advantages that are saving you many development costs and makes your app truly outstanding. However, like any other platform, it has […]

Pros And Cons of Using Gatsby in WordPress Projects

Gatsby became a really hot topic this year. Thanks to many business advantages, more and more companies are adapting Gatsby as a part of their tech stack, which makes React/Gatsby developers in high demand as well. As WordPress is one of the most popular CMS and website creator, the popularity of Gatsby raised a question […]

React TL;DR #8 – Most Useful React Content From February 2020

Milestone 4 Updates React Native for Windows is on version 0.61 You no longer need to specify a vnext template in the setup CLI steps Expanded documentation Investment in React Native for Mac 🍾 Improved performance SVG Image support More milestones in upcoming months When Does It Make Sense To Use React Native? Advantages of […]

Cross-Platform Apps vs Native Apps

Native apps are the ones built for a specific operating system, like Android, iOS, or Windows. Cross-platform apps are the ones built-in web languages (like JavaScript) that can be later pulled (f.e. through React Native) as native apps able to work on any operating system and device. Web can do more each and every day, […]

React TL;DR #7 – Most Useful React Content From January 2020

A Recap of Frontend Development in 2019 WebAssembly becomes the 4th language of the web joining HTML, CSS, and JavaScript TypeScript usage surges — many developers fall in love React continues to lead while devs are consumed by hooks The React core team shifts to focusing on developer experience and tools to make us more […]

How React Native Can Cut Your Development Costs

As much as we hate to admit it, we’re living in a world fueled by price pressure and the need to have everything done yesterday in the most cost-effective way possible. App development isn’t cheap – it takes developers years to master their craft, and they are always in high demand. Yet there are ways […]

React TL;DR Recap. The Most Useful React Content From 2019

All React + TypeScript Cheatsheets The Basic Cheatsheet (/README.md) is focused on helping React devs just start using TS in React apps The Advanced Cheatsheet (/ADVANCED.md) helps show and explain advanced usage of generic types for people writing reusable type utilities/functions/render prop/higher ordercomponents and TS+React libraries. The Migrating Cheatsheet (/MIGRATING.md) helps collate advice for incrementally […]

React TL;DR #6 – Most Useful React Content From December 2019

6 Tips For Better React Performance Features: Utilize render bail-out techniques Avoid inline objects Avoid anonymous functions Lazy load components that are not instantly needed Tweak CSS instead of forcing a component to mount & unmount Memoize expensive calculations React Portals in 3 Minutes Perfect for scenarios where CSS styles are restraining your elements. You […]

When Not To Use GatsbyJS?

Don’t let the title fool you – Gatsby is an awesome solution and one that really suits a lot of development projects. However, over the past few weeks, we’ve been talking about how great Gatsby is for creating new websites and apps. But…as with every framework, it does have its drawbacks, and there are times […]