Something I like to do is evaluate various Database services to see what the latest and greatest offerings are. One name that came up in my research was HarperDB. HarperDB is a distributed SQL/NoSQL database with a built-in HTTP API, that can be deployed anywhere from edge to cloud. To stretch my SQL-muscles a bit, […]
Introduction The overwhelming majority of design systems that exist today are built for the web. While this is great for web developers, the web is not the only platform that people use. It doesn’t take a 10x developer to see that mobile apps are just as common as web applications. Yet, so many design systems […]
We’ve been making a lot of buzz about our new VS Code Extension for Ionic Framework. But, you may not know that the extension works with other Capacitor projects as well. In this post, we’ll go over three great features of the Ionic extension that you can leverage for your Capacitor project.
Tailwind CSS has taken the CSS world by storm, and with good reason. Tailwind is a CSS framework that, at its core, supplies utility classes in an effort to make styling much easier. Tailwind offers a lot of additional features as well and has become especially popular in the world of design systems.
One of the greatest advantages of using Stencil to build a design system is that Stencil components are compatible with multiple different frontend frameworks. This means that you can write one core component library with Stencil and generate multiple component libraries for different frameworks based on that core. These components can then be consumed by […]
This is a guest post from Simon Grimm, Ionic Insider and educator at the Ionic Academy. Simon also created the Built with Ionic book where he breaks down popular apps like Netflix and rebuilds them completely with Ionic styling and interactions! Debugging Ionic apps is not always easy, as apps usually behave differently on the […]
Today, I’m excited to share with you new mobile app templates for Capacitor and SolidJS. Solid is a newer frontend framework that has been gaining popularity recently. In the 2021 State of JS survey, Solid had a 90% satisfaction rate as well as excellent starter templates that we can build upon. With Capacitor, developers can […]
Storybook is an incredible tool that allows you to build, test, and document the components of your design system in isolation. Storybook provides a streamlined workflow and tons of addons to improve the developer experience. It is because of this that Storybook is used by indie developers and enterprise teams alike. In this tutorial, we […]
Drag-and-drop functionality is growing more and more popular on the web, and with good reason. Drag-and-drop features are both intuitive and provide a really enjoyable user experience. In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at how you can build your very own drag-and-drop components using Stencil. For this tutorial, we’re going to be […]
What’s that? There’s a new Datetime component in Ionic? Well, not entirely, but given the massive overhaul it went through, you wouldn’t be mistaken for thinking that. With version 6.0.0 of Ionic, we spent a lot of time updating the Datetime component based on feedback from the community. We also updated the component’s design to […]