Advanced Progressive Web Apps

by Maximiliano Firtman

PWAs are key for every web professional. This course will teach you skills to create better experiences with the platform and hardware integration, by improving installation flow, update architecture, background execution, and app's lifecycle

What you'll learn

Creating a good Progressive Web App is not just about the user interface, but also about understanding the platform, what's possible, and how to make a proper integration with the operating system. In this course, Advanced Progressive Web Apps, you’ll learn to integrate your app with mobile and desktop operating systems at different levels. First, you’ll explore the app installation flow and how to improve it. Next, you’ll discover how to enhance the experience by understanding the app's lifecycle, how to execute code in the background, and how to manage the updates and new versions of your app. Finally, you’ll learn how to integrate with the operating system, including communication with other apps and the usage of hardware and sensors available. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of APIs, design patterns, and techniques needed to create a Progressive Web App with better integration with the platform where it's installed.

About the author

Max Firtman is a mobile and web developer, trainer, speaker, and writer. He has authored many books, including Programming the Mobile Web and High Performance Mobile Web published by O'Reilly Media, and many online courses at different publishers. He is a frequent speaker at conferences worldwide and he has been widely recognized for his work in the mobile-web community. He teaches mobile, HTML5, PWA and web performance trainings for top companies around the world.

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