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We at Skillshare embrace change; not because it looks cool in a company’s vision statement, but because it’s necessary. That is the premise behind the recent decision to migrate the whole platform to React, leveraging all the goodness it entails. The group tasked with introducing these changes is but a small delta of our lovely engineering team. Making the right decisions early it’s crucial for getting the rest of the team onboard as smoothly and quickly as possible.
I’ve been a fan of Matrix movies ever since the first green symbol fell down on that vintage screen. That’s one of the reasons I wanted to test rendering speed of React and push to see where the limit is. Also, it’s always fun building something you find interesting. Like Lego house, or a pillow fort.
Few people dislike frameworks, but even if you are one of them, you should take note and adopt the features that make life a little easier.