Ania Kubów talks with John, Ward, and Dan about her tutorials, including building a TikTok clone in React. What tech stack did she choose? How did she build her API? How do Netlify functions play a role? And what does her YouTube channel focus on?

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 127,
  title: 'TikTok React',
  topics: [ 
    'react', 'tiktok', 'tutorials'
  guest: 'Ania Kubów'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa','Dan Wahlin', 'Ward Bell'

Recording date: March 9, 2021

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Ania Kubow @Ania_Kubow

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  • 02:19 Guest introduction
  • 02:53 Deciding to build a TikTok clone
  • 04:43 How do you use React hooks?
  • 06:28 Sponsor: AG Grid
  • 07:28 What tech stack are you using?
  • 13:11 What did you use to build your API?
  • 21:49 MERN stack
  • 23:41 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 24:21 What is Astra Collection?
  • 28:16 How do Netlify functions work?
  • 31:46 What do you do on your YouTube channel?
  • 34:43 Coding bootcamp
  • 38:54 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.