Quick start

This guide will show you how to get started with Blue!


The first thing you'll need to do, is add Blue to your React project. This can be done by adding the latest version to your package.json file.

Or, even faster, you can run:

npm install @helpscout/hsds-react --save

React (v16.8+)

HSDS has a couple of peerDependencies:

Make sure you have these installed in your project.

Blue currently runs on React version 16.

Future of CSS-in-Blue

We're moving towards a CSS-in-JS future, powered by Styled component.


Let's start using some components!