Building Mobile Apps Progressively With Ionic


Sani Yusuf

  • Founder Of Haibrid
  • Co-Organiser Of Ionic-UK
  • Author & Trainer
  • Recently Traveled The World
  • Big Fan Of Avatar Movie


Why Am I Here?

  • IOS App

  • Android App
  • Windows App (Yes Still Alive)
  • Progressive Web App

All With One Code Base

To Show You How You Can Use Ionic To Create: 

That's 4 Apps In One

Let Me Show You

An open source SDK that lets web developers build mobile applications

It's Really Just Web

Built On Top Of Angular

How It All Fits









Native App Container





















Your App's <code>



Device Features



Let's See Some Features Of Ionic

Native Esque Components

  • Performant Components
  • Modelled Off Native SDKs
  • Ionicons Library
  • Semantic & Extensible

      <ion-title>Angular UP</ion-title>

    {{firstName}} {{lastName}}

Push/Pop Navigation

  • Custom & Stack Based 
  • Mimics Native Routing
  • Supports Deep-Linking
  • Every @Component Treated As a Page


    pushSettings() {
    goBack() {
    resetHome() {

Fully Featured CLI Tool

  • SASS Compilation
  • Build Bundling
  • Happy Marriage With Cordova
  • Typescript Transpilation
  • Scaffolding 
  • Kick Ass Error Reporting

Awesome Huge Community

  • 26,000+ Stars On Github
  • Almost 9000 Slack Members
  • Active Forum
  • Global Community With Over 100 Groups

Configurable & Customisable

  • Customise with SASS to match your brand
    • Every Feature Is Configurable
      • Component Level
      • Platform Level
      • Global Level

Right To Left Support

  • One Line Activation

  • Affects Orientation Of Components

תל אביב יא חביבי תל אביב

Now Let's Talk Progressive Web Apps

What Is A Progressive Web App?

  • Offline First
  • Manifest.JSON & Service Worker
  • Full-Screen Mode
  • Home Screen Icon
  • No App Stores
  • Chrome Only For Now

Telavivo APP

  • Demo App For Tourists In Israel
  • Contains Useful Tourist Questions
  • Listen To Israeli' Music 
  • Hebrew Translation & RIght To Left Support


I Will Show You The Telavivo App Built With Ionic Running On IOS, Android & Progressive Too

Telavivo Preview

try to turn the wifi off and play the music video on the music tab

That Was Awesome

Great Things To Be Aware Of

Ionic Cloud

Push Notifications





DB (Coming Soon)

Ionic View App

  • Available On IOS & Android
  • Test On Real Device
  • Share With Anyone
  • No More Long Waits For New Build
  • No Need For IOS/Android Certificates
  • No Need For Testflight

Parting Words

  • Now You Can Have One Project But 4 Mobile Solutions 

  • 100% Code Re-Use 

  • Cost Effective & Time Conscious 

  • Focus Less On The How To Do & More On Doing The To-DO

  • A Win For The Web Is A Win For Us All

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Building Mobile Apps Progressively With Ionic

By Sani Yusuf

Building Mobile Apps Progressively With Ionic

With multiple competing mobile eco systems to worry about, it is always important to choose an efficient solution for creating your mobile Apps With the exciting prospects of Progressive Web Apps taking the web & mobile web world by storm, it can be quite challenging to fit a current mobile setup to work with Progressive Web Apps This talk will showcase how you can create a mobile app for Android, IOS, Windows with 100% the same code & same project and still have it work as a Progressive Web application without any change

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