React Hooks: When to useMemo and useCallback

Insightful post by Kent C. Dodds on the costs and benefits of React’s useMemo and useCallback.

We hear a lot that you should use React.useCallback to improve performance and that “inline functions can be problematic for performance,” so how could it ever be better to not useCallback?

Just take a step back from React and consider this: Every line of code which is executed comes with a cost.

Measure, and optimize responsibly.

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