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Hello. I’m a full-stack developer specializing in Elixir/Phoenix and React, and I love going into lots of details in any problem.
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I was building my Next.js web-site. Then I stumbled upon this simple feature that took me way longer to implement than I expected because of overlooking one of the component lifecycle fundamentals. I wanted to create a fade transition between routes on the page, but that has led me deep into the rabbit hole at how it all works. Pondering google a bit, I haven’t found a single in-depth explanation of how this all works, so I decided to follow up with my own.

Let’s get started by exploring what we’re building. To keep this exercise’s scope small, I decided…

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