So PWA are all the rage.
And yesterday’s stream was essentially what I’ve expected, marketing babble.
Some key questions remain unaddressed:
Monetization via ads
On websites there’s google’s adsense and on Android and probably also IOS and Windows Phones there’s AdMob. What solution does ionic offer in that regard?
Authentication via openid-connect
I’m running my own keycloak based IDP, I don’t want to use .
Users equal money, so it nonsensical to outsource the userbase to a different provider.
How does ionic handle openid-connect?
Can I just use any angular compatible oidc package?
UX on mobile and desktop can’t be the same
My computer with a 4k monitor and mouse and keyboard has a different workflow than my 13xx*7xx chromebook and my 1080x1920 mobile.
Sure you can use a mobile view for the desktop browser, but swiping menus and back arrows, all those mobile typical things aren’t necessary on the desktop browser.
Creating sites the work, are efficient and with well placed ads is an art.
You can’t just take 1 layout and just apply it to the browser and call it a day.
This doesn’t work.
Essentially you have
I don’t think that 1 fits all is proper here. PWA seems to be yahabw (yet another hype and buzz word).
I wish you and other developers would abstain from all the marketing crap and focus on facts.