What is React on Rails?
Project Objective: To provide an opinionated and optimal framework for integrating Ruby on Rails with React via the Webpacker gem. React on Rails integrates Facebook's React front-end framework with Rails. React v0.14.x and greater is supported, with server rendering. Redux and React-Router are supported as well, also with server rendering, using execJS.
React on Rails is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
React on Rails is an open source tool with 4.9K GitHub stars and 615 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to React on Rails's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses React on Rails?
5 companies reportedly use React on Rails in their tech stacks, including Frontend, FCM, and CaratLane.
20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use React on Rails.
React on Rails's Features
- server-side rendering
- turbolinks compatibility
- redux support
- react-router support
- webpacker support
React on Rails Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to React on Rails?
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