Past Meetup

ReactJS and WordPress in production

This Meetup is past

27 people went

Media24 Centre

40 Heerengracht Street · Cape Town

How to find us

We'll be on the 14th floor. Pic of parking location: http://i.imgur.com/5Y89xZa.png

Location image of event venue

Details

About the talk

ReactJS (https://facebook.github.io/react/) is the new kid on the block and WordPress (https://wordpress.org/) has stood the test of time. This talk will cover how easily you can introduce ReactJS within an existing WordPress site. We will talk about React tooling (Webpack and Babel) and how to setup a modern JS workflow for development. Last we will talk about how you can package your code for production using Preact.

Arrive from 6.30. The talk will start at 7.

About the speaker

Kurt Farao (Car Brochure (http://carbrochure.co.za/), @kingramsi (https://twitter.com/kingramsi)) is a Fullstack JS developer at Liquid Thought (http://www.liquidthought.co.za/). His current Front-end stack is React. He also dabbles in MongoDB and NodeJS from time to time.

When away from his keyboard, you'll find him battling his best time at your local racetrack.

About you

The talk is for anyone interested in ReactJS and how to get started.

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Attendees must read and follow our Code of Conduct (http://ctfeds.org/code-of-conduct/). Thanks! :)

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Thank you to Media24 (http://www.media24.com/) for providing the venue and drinks and pizza. Huzzah!