Progressive Web Apps (PWA)

progressive web application (PWA) is a type of application software built using common web technologies like HTML and JavaScript.

PWA works on any device with a normal browser.

The technology has gained popularity for its potential to offer a high-quality user experience.

PWA is widely preferred for many other reasons, including its potential to replace native mobile apps.

PWAs deliver offer a swift experience even when the user is offline or on an unreliable network.

Many Web Design companies across the globe have started offering PWA solutions for their clientele.

Along with an amazing user experience, PWA also has other features like push notifications and offline access to cached content.

Benefits of PWA in Web Development

The technology lets web developers combine the capabilities of websites and mobile apps to:

  • Create an immersive user experience by providing faster and more reliable service.
  • Increase user engagement by providing a more native app-like experience and conversion rates.

Moreover, Progressive Web Applications:

  • Have comparatively low development costs.
  • Can be used without depending on app distribution services like Appstore or Play Store.
  • Offers fast installation and automatic updating features.

User examples

  • Starbucks
  • Spotify

Platform examples

  • Flutter