Progressive Web Apps (PWA) have emerged as the next big promise for all those who want to combine the power of web and mobile to widen their reach and make their digital presence more accessible to the users. With such a huge promise the hype and buzz around progressive web apps are really not ungrounded, but a deserving one. Just by turning your app to a PWA, you can not just boost new user acquisition but also can retain and engage them longer than ever before.
Let’s have a quick look at the key advantages of Progressive Web Apps or PWA for hybrid app development.
PWA as the technology bringing the best of the web and mobile together offers so much to the user experience that no business can undermine its importance. Now, if you want to embrace a PWA strategy for your business, here are 7 frameworks and tools for building progressive web apps.
Unveiled as an open-source SDK just a few years ago, Ionic has emerged as a great front end framework for app developers across the niches. Built upon Apache Cordova and Angular framework it offers a huge library of prebuilt components for developing both iOS and Android apps. Ionic which has already been used across millions of app development projects successfully can be leveraged for building web pages that behave much like the native mobile apps. The web pages built with Ionic can run on a web browser with the help of WebView.
When you want to opt for a lean library with fast-paced development advantages you can easily count on VueJS. allowing great scalability and high-speed rendering Vue has become one of the stunning success stories for building responsive, hybrid and cross-platform development.
Webpack is a key tool for building a highly customised Progressive Web App. If you want to build a more complex PWA with a lot of focus on the front end attributes, this one comes as the ideal toolset.
If you are going to build a really lightweight, feature-rich PWA with high-performance standard, then Knockout is the framework you should opt for. From offering a lean and lightweight library with loads of useful features to the flexibility of injecting an existing library easily into an existing website to a temp laying feature for faster development, you have everything you need for building a PWA.
Do you want to build a progressive web app that fulfills your dream of delivering a comprehensive mobile web experience tuned to the highest UX standard? If you have not yet made up your mind regarding the tools and frameworks you will be needing, let our experts guide you to find the right tool based upon your project requirements. Feel free to drop us a message.
WRITTEN BY: Atman Rathod
Atman Rathod is the Founding Director at CMARIX Technolabs Pvt. Ltd., a leading web and mobile app development company with 17+ years of experience. Having…
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