Creating a viral internet sensation with React

Want your React application to become the next viral sensation of the internet? Make sure you include those share Facebook/Twitter/Pinterest share buttons!

This week we've compiled a list of social media components to leverage your app's K-factor. We'll take a look at YouTube video player, a couple of options for Twitter/Pinterest/Facebook share buttons and a tutorial on creating a Buffer-like image creation tool.

Cheers!

-Sophia Shoemaker

 

Tutorials

Code





A couple of options for social media buttons for Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc

https://github.com/nygardk/react-share

Features include:

  • Share buttons with generated icons or custom icons of your choice
  • Opens a popup share-window
  • No external script loading, i.e. no dependencies on SDKs

https://github.com/olahol/react-social

Features include:

  • Adding a custom message that's prepended before the link that's being shared
  • Callback for when the count is updated
 

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