Hello again! Did you ever try to display data from a remote backend in your React app? In the third part of this article series, you will learn how to fetch data from a REST API and use it inside your app.
Today we’re going to create a React list component, that renders a list of Contact components. You’ll learn how to create functional stateless components and how to pass props from a parent component.
Setting up a React app can be confusing, since you have to take care of a lot of stuff that you don’t want to think about—at least at the beginning of your React journey. Fortunately there is a tool called create-react-app that is a neat shortcut. It allows you to start developing right away without having to worry about stuff like webpack and/or babel.