React Component Lifecycle

Eric Njnaga Dec 14, 2017

Mounting React

Refers to a set of methods that are called when an instance of a component is being inserted into the DOM. These methods are:

Unmounting React

Refers to the method which is called when a component is being removed from the DOM: componentWillUnmount.

Lifecycle Hooks/Methods

Refers to all the set of methods that can be called during the entire lifecycle of a component, from mounting to unmounting.


For more in-depth information, read the React Component page.