Using TypeScript for Building Polymorphic React Components


28 Lessons


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Takeaway Skills

An understanding of intermediate TypeScript utility types and TypeScript generics

Hands-on experience building polymorphic React components

A working knowledge of strongly typed polymorphism in React

The ability to enforce valid HTML element attributes based on a polymorphic prop

Course Overview

TypeScript has become the de facto way to build modern web applications. With the rise of design systems and reusable components, building strongly typed polymorphic components is a desirable skill for the modern web engineer. This course provides a bottom-up approach to building strongly typed polymorphic components. You will start with a naive implementation of a polymorphic component and explore its drawbacks. You will then use TypeScript to provide a production-ready component interface. Finally, you’...Show More


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