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React JS: newbies tutorial

As you can probably guess from the title, this post is aimed at readers with very little experience of programming. That is, at people such as myself: as I've only been exploring the world of programming for six months now. So, it's going to be a genuine newbies tutorial! To follow it, you'll only need to have an understanding of HTML and CSS and a basic level of Javascript (JS).

N.B. In the following examples we will be taking advantage of some of the new abilities offered by ES6 to facilitate the process of writing JS code. It is, however, entirely possible to use React with ES5.

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