Talk: VanJS January 2016

MC Allen Pike

Yesterday, for the first time in a while, I went to the VanJS Meetup at UBC Robson Square. It was good catching up with some friends I haven’t spoken with for several months. This year, I’m going to try to put myself out there some more, and get out to more meetups – and blog about them too.

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Flux frameworks: Marty.js => Redux or Alt?

Back to the Future Screengrab

A few months back, I did some research into Flux frameworks for React.js, and I decided to try out Marty.js. I liked the documentation, the fact that it had some nice examples of how to build an Isomorphic/Universal app, and it had some opinions about how to hook in the asynchronous data fetching code. Compared to some of the other Flux frameworks, it was less biased towards ES6. I really like the new ES6 features, but there’s so much tooling involved.

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