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Apply Redux to a Modern React Hooks Application

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Jamund Ferguson
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Redux was announced back in 2015 and immediately took off as the de-facto state management solution for React. As it gained widespread traction, it also became clear that in many cases it was brought into applications prematurely. The community in some ways started to push back on its use and recommended the built-in setState method as an alternative. Several other state libraries also started popping up around this time. Finally, as React Hooks were announced with a built-in useReducer method it appeared that Redux's time was up. However, these claims have proven to be premature. Redux is not dead and instead remains React's most popular state management library*.

Recent updates to redux exposing a hooks-based API address some of its most serious drawbacks and make it even more appealing. This course will show you how to apply redux to a modern react hooks application. I hope you leave this course with a continued appreciation for React Hooks and renewed enthusiasm for Redux.

Redux is still a very popular and effective way of managing state in React. If you used Redux in the past and maybe found it too difficult to work with and too complicated, I don't think you'll feel that way after trying it with Hooks.

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Free Community Resource

A Community Resource means that it’s free to access for all. The instructor of this lesson requested it to be open to the public.

What you'll learn:

  • Action Type Constants and Action Creators when Dispatching Redux Actions
  • Dispatch Actions in Redux Store Before React Renders
  • Split your Redux Store into Multiple Reducers

Questions to Think About:

  • Why is state management challenging?
  • How do you know when you need to use a state management library?

Learner Reviews

  • Andrew HIlls
    2 weeks ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Jamund, thanks so much for sharing your knowledge. I'm unblocked. You've provided exactly what I need to be up and running in a flash!

  • veera
    a month ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    just awesome course... i really suggest you to post content or article in social platforms.

  • iddar
    a month ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    The course is good but I want more deep examples and include a complex method for the testing video. In general fine

  • Alexandre Mendes
    2 months ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    It is a really good introduction for people that never had a chance to touch redux. On the other hand, it is a good overview for those who want to know how to use hooks while creating your components with redux.

  • Javier
    2 months ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    The way of explaining the content

  • Eric Pan
    2 months ago
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    very good example choice to cover a lot of realistic needs in a very short amount of time. missing redux toolkit though

Course Content

42m • 13 lessons

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