This step-by-step guide explains how to set up React applications from scratch, without using any of the “create-react-app” scripts.

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I want to begin this guide by noting that there is absolutely nothing wrong with using the create-react-app scripts when writing your code. In the past I have found this to be a very helpful and time efficient way of setting up my React applications, especially when I was new to learning React. These scripts set up Webpack and Babel for you, so you can focus purely on developing the application itself. …

Rasveer Bansi

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