How to use React's createRef

And explaining what you need to know about refs

Hey there!

I’m back with a new article, this time in the form of a guest post.

All about React's createRef method

Refs in React are a concept that is easily misused by people that are new to React as they allow you to do quite hacky workarounds.

In the article, I explain what refs are about and how (and when) to use them correctly.

I hope you like it!

Read the article


I’m also working on a new article about React & TypeScript which I will publish next week, so stay tuned for the next email.

Have a nice week and see you next time!

Felix