Articles by
Roger Jin

Technical writer and developer at ButterCMS.com

Server-Side React Rendering

React is best known as a client-side JavaScript framework, but did you know you can (and perhaps should!) render React server-side?

Suppose you've built a zippy new event listing React app for a client. The app is hooked up to an API built with your favorite server-side tool. A couple weeks later the client tells you that their pages aren't showing up on Google and don't look good when posted to Facebook. Seems solvable, right?

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