With the advent of the 21st century, people are dependent on their smartphones for everyday aspects of life. Whether it’s shopping, news, entertainment, meeting of ends, business and other aspects, smartphones and mobile apps are one-stop solutions. At present, 70% of human populations spend half of their life surfing the internet and using mobile applications. Moreover, as per a recent survey by Vaciniti Media, by 2019 itself the globe will have more than 5 billion smartphone users. So, as the need for optimizing mobile apps rose, experts introduced Progressive Web Applications or PWA. What Exactly is Progressive Web Applications? The purpose of a progressive web application is to deliver a user-friendly mobile web experience to smartphone owners. PWA combines a unification of web applications and basic apps by uses unique techniques and combinations to offer user’s an experience similar to using mobile apps. It Comprises of 3 components:
- App manifest helps in installing an app from any browser and pinning it to a mobile user’s home screen.
- Multi-Platform Support
- Inexpensive and Efficient
- Less Data Consumed
- Enhanced Performances