React installation on Ubuntu 16.04

1.Install Git to get code from the various repository.

2. Take the pull from bitbucket and give the parent file in which express and react are downloaded, following commands:

Here user name is your system user name.

Here taking the git pull means cloning from bitbucket.For this you  need to go to express and react repositories on bitbucket and click on the clone button on topmost right side. It will give you link like this

Just copy this where ever you wanted to set up your project. Normally we do this here :

2. Node

First install curl

Node JS

Node.js is a platform built on Chrome’s JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications.


Npm is a package manager. Typically this software is installed to build Node applications.It let’s you install software (libraries, plugins, frameworks and applications).

This will install node and npm both.

To check the installed version :

3. Install node version manager

Note: On Linux, after running the install script, if you get nvm: command not found or see no feedback from your terminal after you type:

Close the terminal and open it again.

If you want to see what versions are installed:

To install a particular node version :

4. Mongo(This works like charm as official mongodb website key is not working)

Install mongo :

For starting mongod services :

To know current status :

5. Install yarn

6. Final step

Now just go to your express and react folders from command prompt and run