Apache Cordova in Action
- Raymond K. Camden
- Manning Publications
Apache Cordova in Action teaches you to create and launch hybrid mobile apps using Cordova or Phonegap. By following carefully selected examples, step-by-step tutorials, and crystal-clear explanations, you'll learn to build apps from the Cordova CLI, how to make use of device features like the camera and accelerometer, how to submit your apps to Google Play and the Apple App Store, and more.
About the Book
Apache Cordova in Action teaches you how to design, create, and launch hybrid mobile apps people will want to use. With the help of straightforward, real-world examples, you'll learn to build apps from the Cordova CLI and to make use of native device features like the camera and accelerometer. You'll learn testing techniques and discover the PhoneGap Build service and how to submit your apps to Google Play and the Apple App Store. Along the way, this helpful guide discusses mobile app design and shows you how to create effective, professional-quality UI and UX.
- Build mobile apps
- UI, UX, and testing techniques
- Deploy to Google Play and the Apple App Store
- Employ libraries like Bootstrap, jQuery Mobile, and Ionic
About the Reader
About the Author
Raymond Camden is a developer advocate for IBM. He is passionate about mobile development and has spoken at conferences worldwide.
In this Book
About This Book
What is Cordova?
Installing Cordova and the Android SDK
Creating Cordova Projects
Using Plugins to Access Device Features
Mobile Design and User Experience
Considerations When Building Mobile Apps
Tools for Debugging Cordova and other Hybrid Apps
Creating Custom Plugins
Packing Options for Cordova Projects
Using PhoneGap Tools
Submitting Your App
Building an RSS Reader App with Ionic