React.js - Building a component

Facebook and Instagram built a nice little JavaScript library called React. But what exactly is it? React is meant to be used to build large applications that use data that changes over time. You don’t really have to care about the rendering part, manipulating the DOM and so on, React does all this for you. The nice part is, that React only updates the parts of your application that actually need to be refreshed once the underlying data changes which makes it nice performance wise. - Using Cloud Code

In this tutorial you are going to learn how to make use of Cloud Code in your powered app. We will shed light on what Cloud Code Functions, Background Jobs and the various before* and after* hooks are.