Tutorials

Announcing Build an E-Commerce App with React Native and Stripe

Today I'm happy to announce the release of React Native School's latest and most comprehensive course, Build an E-Commerce App with React Native and Stripe.

October 20, 2021

Where to Find React Native Jobs

If you're interested in finding work where you'll get to use React Native start your search here! A list of resources we use to regularly stay on top of the React Native job market.

June 2, 2021

How to Reset React Native Cache - NPM, iOS, Android, and More

Things get funky in react native. Here's how to start fresh and clear a React Native app cache.

May 5, 2021

Building a Mobile App - What to Expect

In this super brief article I'll show you all the steps you need to hit to go from "I want to build and app" to "holy 💩, I've got an app in the app store".

December 14, 2020

12 Exercises to Learn React Native

Here are 12 exercises to help you better understand React Native

October 5, 2020

React (Native) Essentials

A quick reference document to give you all the essentials of working with React and React Native.

October 2, 2019

Breaking Down React Native v0.60

In this lesson we'll discuss the biggest changes to React Native v0.60 for developers with existing React Native apps.

July 24, 2019

React Native vs. Flutter - Which to Choose?

I'm often asked about which technology to choose, who is killing who, who's going to win and who's going to fail? Here's my running answer on the React Native vs. Flutter debate.

March 14, 2019

Fix Broken React Native Projects in Xcode 10

In this video we'll learn how to fix an issue where you're unable to build a React Native app in Xcode 10

October 9, 2018

iPhoneX Compatibility in React Native with SafeAreaView

In this video, you will learn how to use the SafeAreaView component to avoid the sensor cluster (the notch) and home activity indicator on the iPhone X.

March 13, 2018

How to Hire React Native Developers & Find React Native jobs

At Handlebar Labs I train people to become React Native developers. Part of that training is exchanging emails with the students to help them through any of the material. Once someone has worked...

September 18, 2017

React Native Basics: Copy to Clipboard

Reading and writing from the clipboard is incredibly easy in React Native by using the Clipboard API. In this quick tutorial we’ll build a…

August 29, 2017

How to Get Started with React Native

Before diving in I want to tell you a little story — I’ve been wanting to put together a simple website. Not a web app, just a simple…

August 9, 2017

How to Rename A React Native App

Renaming your React Native project is something you’ll rarely have to do, if ever. I’ve had to do it in the past and I struggled quite a…

April 5, 2017

The Easiest Way to Learn React Native

I’ve spent a lot of time working with React Native. I started using it very shortly after it was open sourced and have used it daily since…

April 3, 2017

React Conf 2017 Overview for the React Native Developer

For myself, others who didn’t attend, and those wishing to review I wanted to put together a list of presentations & announcements that…

March 15, 2017

React Native Basics: Geolocation

I’ve been using the Geolocation API in React Native a fair amount lately. It’s an API that I didn’t realize existed in React Native and…

January 18, 2017

My Process for Building a Cross Platform React Native Component

I’ve talked about sharing code between React Native on Android and iOS but this week I want to talk more about my process of building for…

August 24, 2016

Organizing a React Native Project

One of the great things about React Native is the flexibility. You can do just about anything — including organize the project however you…

July 27, 2016

Blueprint to becoming a React Native Developer

I’m a big believer in React Native — if you’re reading this you’re likely interested in it as well. The Javascript ecosystem is quickly…

June 8, 2016

Sharing Code between Android and iOS in React Native

One of the (many) advantages of writing an app with React Native is that you can write a mobile app for both iOS and Android from the same…

March 29, 2016