Syntax - Tasty Web Development Treats

Full Stack Developers Wes Bos and Scott Tolinski dive deep into web development topics, explaining how they work and talking about their own experiences. They cover from JavaScript frameworks like React, to the latest advancements in CSS to simplifying web tooling.



Hasty Treat - React Server Side Rendering

In this Hasty Treat, Scott and Wes talk about server side rendering — what it is, how to use it, best practices, things to avoid, and more! Sentry - Sponsor If you want to know what’s happening with your errors, track them with Sentry. Sentry is open-source error tracking that helps developers monitor and fix crashes in real time. Cut your time on error resolution from five hours to five minutes. It works with any language and integrates with dozens of other services. Syntax listeners can get two months for free by visiting and using the coupon code “tastytreat”. Show Notes 3:20 - What is SSR? 4:16 - Why SSR at all? 8:39 - Platforms that do SSR out of the box 11:18 - Gotchas

  • useLayoutEffect
    import { useEffect, useLayoutEffect } from 'react'
    const useIsoLayoutEffect =
    typeof window !== 'undefined' ? useLayoutEffect : useEffect
    export default useIsoLayoutEffect
18:20 - Tools Links
  • Next.js
  • Gatsby
  • Webpack
  • Parcel
  • Meteor
  • React
  • NoSSR component
  • Syntax 127: Hasty Treat - React Suspense
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