Laura Todd Blogs

  • The Best Colour Palette Tools
    Colour is such an important aspect of web design. It can set a mood, highlight important elements and ensure consistency in your branding. Unfortunately, I’m terrible at choosing a colour […]
  • Using Cookies on your JavaScript Site
    We can all agree that pop-ups are annoying but sometimes there are legit reasons to use them to inform your users about something in particular. So how do you set […]
  • A Really Simple Intro to React Router
    If you want to create a multi-page React app, the easiest way to navigate between pages is by using React Router. In this post I’ll take you through the steps […]
  • A Really Simple Intro to Context in React
    In this post, I’ll take you through a simple example of using React’s context API to pass information between components. Let’s say we have a simple app with two components […]
  • A Really Simple Intro to Lifting State in React
    When using React, you can easily share information downwards in the component tree. Using props, you’re able to pass data from a parent component to a child component but how […]