January 20, 2019

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Building Create React App with Azure Devops YAML

Building Create React App with Azure Devops YAML

In 2018 Microsoft re-launched VSTS as Azure Devops with a new UI and a bunch of new features. The best new feature in my opinion is that you can create your build configurations in code using YAML. Visual editors can be great but I prefer to put my build definition directly in my repo and…

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May 9, 2017

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Deploying a Create React App project to Azure with VSTS Build and Release

Deploying a Create React App project to Azure with VSTS Build and Release

Create React App is a great way to get started with creating your a JavaScript application with React with no configuration. It is essentially a number of tools (webpack mostly) bundled into one node module that creates and builds your application. In this article I’m going to show you how to build and release this…

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January 26, 2017

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React Quick Start Tutorial

React Quick Start Tutorial

Unfortunately I feel a lot people looking to get into React get bogged down with all the buzz around Flux or Redux, server rendering, build tools etc… All of which are not actually part of React itself. I thought I’d write a short tutorial to teach you the basics. This is part 1 of 2…

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January 20, 2019

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Building Create React App with Azure Devops YAML

Building Create React App with Azure Devops YAML

In 2018 Microsoft re-launched VSTS as Azure Devops with a new UI and a bunch of new features. The best new feature in my opinion is that you can create your build configurations in code using YAML. Visual editors can be great but I prefer to put my build definition directly in my repo and…

Read More

May 9, 2017

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Deploying a Create React App project to Azure with VSTS Build and Release

Deploying a Create React App project to Azure with VSTS Build and Release

Create React App is a great way to get started with creating your a JavaScript application with React with no configuration. It is essentially a number of tools (webpack mostly) bundled into one node module that creates and builds your application. In this article I’m going to show you how to build and release this…

Read More

January 26, 2017

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React Quick Start Tutorial

React Quick Start Tutorial

Unfortunately I feel a lot people looking to get into React get bogged down with all the buzz around Flux or Redux, server rendering, build tools etc… All of which are not actually part of React itself. I thought I’d write a short tutorial to teach you the basics. This is part 1 of 2…

Read More