Why You Should Learn React.js as a Developer

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Today I’m gonna share my personal experience with how I start learning React and why It becomes my favorite. As a developer, I always excited to learn new things every day. React is one of them. In coding, there are so many languages to learn. HTML, CSS, Javascript are the core of web development. When you feel comfortable with the basics. Then It’s time to dig deeper.

What is React.js

React was invented by Jordan Walke, a software engineer at Facebook. React is first introduced in 2011 for Facebook Newsfeed features.

React is a fast, flexible, and simple javascript library that helps developers to build user interfaces, components, and web applications. In websites, we use UI or user interfaces to interact with users. A good user interface gives us quality customer engagement which becomes more reliable to the brand. React also help developers to create a large type of web application.

In 2021 React is one of the most demanded frameworks in the market. There are so many tech companies which are using React to design scalable, easy-to-maintain solution. The average React Developer salary in India is Rs 8,46,000 per year or Rs. 434 per hour.

As a developer after complete the basics, I decided to learn React.js to increase my skill set. According to the survey of Stack Overflow, React.js is the most loved web framework. It also has the largest community support. That’s why every developer should learn React.js in 2021.

Top famous applications that are completely build with React –

Key benefits of using React

If you want to be a Front-end Developer, then React is a very good choice for you. It is so easy to learn. The key benefits of learning React

πŸ‘‰ React is a component-based library which means you can build your custom reusable components like Header, Dropdown menu, Modal, Popover, Footer. You can easily implement these components in any of your projects. That’s the beauty of React.

πŸ‘‰ With React you can build single page application as well as a dynamic web application. React use virtual DOM which provides fast rendering. Virtual DOM helps React to know when components should render and when they should ignore. That’s why React performance is faster than any other Front-end library like Angular or Vue.

πŸ‘‰ React use JSX for making Static Site Template. JSX is Javascript with syntax extension which allows us to write HTML in Javascript.

πŸ‘‰ React is also SEO-friendly. With React we can easily optimize websites and web applications. For SEO optimization React provides Next.js and Gatsby.js, which are the frameworks build with React for better performance. Whether it’s about the single-page application, Blog site, e-commerce site you can easily build with these frameworks.

πŸ‘‰ After mastering React, there is one more thing you should definitely try, which is React Native. It is an open-source mobile application framework use to build applications for Android and macOS.


Someone once said that – The more specialized your field the bigger your paycheck. To become an expert with React will take 1 to 6 months. Believe me, this is very easy to learn and you can go to the official React.js site or there are a bunch of resources out there for learning React from scratches. But it all depends on the time you willing to dedicated to learning. Top cities where React.js Developers on high demanded are – Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai. There is a reason why you should learn React.

 If you want to know more about React then feel free to ask me in the comment section and don’t forget to share this post. Stay safe in this COVID pandemic. Don’t forget to use a mask. So stay tuned for more updates πŸš€

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