Before React, there was Angular and before that, there was jQuery – all frameworks that have fallen by the wayside. It’s just a matter of time before something comes along and takes the mantle as the new hotness. Or so they say.
I’m not so sure. In fact, I think React will be with us for many years to come.
He sites React Native’s success as one reason React will remain relevant, amongst others. I’m not so sure.
I believe React The Idea (uni-directional data flow through declarative component trees) is here to stay, but I’m not so convinced that React The Software won’t be soon replaced like its predecessors were.