A quick intro to new React Context API and why it won't replace state management libraries

added by JavaScript Kicks
6/12/2018 8:50:24 AM


In React 16.3, Context API finally stopped being an experimental API and became a very useful feature which can now be safely used in production. The times when we had to decide if we will be passing props down from a parent down to the bottom through a few components which do not even use the prop, or use Redux for that instead, are fortunately behind us.