Kyle Shevlin

Software Engineer


Hi, I'm Kyle Shevlin, a software engineer and online instructor. This is where I share all the content I create. I mostly write articles and create courses, focusing on breaking concepts down to their fundamentals.

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  • JSX was a Mistake

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    JSX makes writing UIs feel really familiar for frontend devs, but it can obfuscate a key detail of which we should remain aware.

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    Do you know why you might use useReducer instead of useState? There are a few key questions you can ask yourself to make that decision.

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    Recently, I helped a small team fix a performance issue involving React Context. It was a fairly simple fix that I want to share with you. I'm going to set up the problem, show you the small change we needed to make, and share a small library I made to help you out in the future.

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