React Native: How to Fetch Fonts and Images Prior to Running

React Native is an extensive iOS/Android development framework that has many features. One of the areas that I personally struggled with in React Native during my most recent project was when I needed to have all of my fonts and images loaded prior to the user using the app. Fortunately, React Native has a feature that will let you dictate what needs to be loaded prior to the App running. Let’s run through an example of pre-loading in images and fonts in an App.

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