Update: This post was revised for expo-cli.

Expo is a fantastic toolset for bootstrapping React Native applications. If you’re an Expo user, you’re likely familiar with Expo’s command-line interface, expo, which will automate much including building your standalone iOS and Android app binaries. However, it won’t help with deploying those standalone binaries to their associated App Store. Thankfully, we can use Fastlane for this.

Below is a tutorial on how to utilize expo and Fastlane to automate your standalone app deployments.

What We’ll Be Doing

We’ll be creating a bash script that will:

  1. Publish your javascript bundle to Expo’s server.
  2. Build your standalone Android…

Mark Glagola

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