Progressive Web Apps (PWA) combine the capabilities of native apps with the reach of web apps. They are powered by modern APIs to deliver reliability and reach to anyone, on any device, with the a single codebase. Though they’ve been around since the early 2000s with the creation of XHMLHTTPRequest, the term was first coined by Google in 2015. See The history of PWA development. Since then modern web frameworks have come along to make developing them much easier.

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Building a Progressive Web App

This guide will walk through building a blog site that gets it’s content from

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Covid-19 is keeping most of the world’s population indoors and some people have been using the free time to explore new things. Several folks close to me have reached out for assistance in getting started with programming; that’s the inspiration behind what you’re about to read.

This article will cover some basic tips and tools needed for the journey but before I dive in, and since this is my very first article on this platform here’s a bit about me.

I’m a front-end developer from Georgetown, Guyana with a specialty in user experience. …

Carl Handy

Frontend Engineer & UX Designer

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