Ionic Framework – open-source SDK for hybrid mobile app development

Ionic Framework is a powerful cross-platform UI toolkit for building native-quality iOS, Android, and Progressive Web Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Ionic offers a library of mobile-optimized UI components, gestures, and tools for building fast, highly interactive apps.

Ionic is free and open source software.

Features include:

  • UI components display beautifully on all mobile devices and platforms.
  • Components are written in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, making it easy to build modern, high quality UIs
  • Ship apps to the app stores and as a PWA with a single shared code base.
  • Create, build, test, and deploy your app with a powerful CLI. Access features like Live Reload, cross-platform deployments, and integrations. You can even use the CLI’s of your favorite JS frameworks
  • Build out-of-the-box blazing fast apps with a small footprint and built-in best practices like hardware accelerated transitions, touch-optimized gestures, pre-rendering, and AOT compiling.
  • Integrate seamlessly with all best frontend frameworks, including Angular, React, Vue, or even no framework at all with vanilla JavaScript
  • Access native device features with just a little bit of JavaScript. Choose from a rich library of over 120 native device plugins for accessing Camera, Geolocation, Bluetooth, and more, or dive into the full native SDK when you need it.

Website: ionicframework.com
Support: GitHub Code Repository
Developer: Drifty
License: MIT License

Ionic Framework is written in TypeScript. Learn TypeScript with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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