Ionic Tutorials

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Live Coding a Party Game with Ionic - Part 1

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In this video, I walk through building a "party game" using Ionic live on screen.

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Twitter Style Heart/Like Animation with Angular Animations in Ionic

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In this tutorial, we look at how to build a Twitter-style "like" animation in an Ionic application using the Angular Animations API.

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An Introduction to NestJS for Ionic Developers

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In this tutorial, we are going to focus on getting a simple project set up that uses Ionic for the frontend and NestJS for the backend.

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When to Use Services/Providers/Injectables in Ionic & Angular

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In this video, we discuss the role of services and when you should use them.

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Capacitor Workflow in an Ionic Application

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In this video, we cover the basic workflow when using Capacitor in an Ionic application. We look at setting up Capacitor, copying web assets and native plugins, and running an application on iOS and Android.

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Dealing with CORS (Cross-Origin Resource Sharing) in Ionic Applications

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I wanted to write this quick guide to explain what CORS is, and how you can work with it (or sometimes, against it) in Ionic applications.

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Navigation Basics & Passing Data Between Pages in Ionic & Angular

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In this video tutorial, we will cover the basic concepts for navigation when building an Ionic/Angular application, including how to pass data from one page to another.

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Anatomy of an Ionic 4 Project

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The goal of this video is to explore the project structure of an Ionic 4 application and start getting familiar with it.

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Styling a Shadow DOM in Ionic 4

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In this video tutorial, we explore the benefits and limitations of Shadow DOM in Ionic.

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Production/Development Environment Variables in Ionic & Angular

3 min read

In this tutorial, we are going to investigate an easy method for creating environment variables that will automatically change depending on whether the application is running as a development build or as a production build.

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Implementing a Master Detail Pattern in Ionic 4 with Angular Routing

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In this tutorial, we discuss how to create master/detail navigation in an Ionic 4 application with Angular routing (and compare that to the use of NavControll and NavParams in Ionic 3)

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Creating a Theme Switcher Service in Ionic Using CSS4 Variables

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In this tutorial, we are going to walk through implementing a theme switcher service in an Ionic 4 application that will allow you to define multiple themes that the user could switch between.

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My Method for Upgrading from Ionic 3 to Ionic 4

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In this article, I am going to be walking through the exact step-by-step approach I have been using to update Ionic 3 applications to Ionic 4.

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Create a PWA with Angular Service Workers in Ionic 4

4 min read

In this tutorial, we are going to step through setting up an existing Ionic 4 applications as a PWA by using Angular Service Workers.

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The Ionic 4 Migration Survival Guide

7 min read

The purpose of this article will be to collate a lot of the resources that I have been creating to help people transition to Ionic 4 in an organised and digestible manner.

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Shadow DOM Usage in Ionic Web Components

8 min read

In this article, we discuss the role and implications of Shadow DOM in Ionic's web components.

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Using Ionic with Any Framework (or None at All)

3 min read

This article discusses how to go about using Ionic in frameworks other than Angular.

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Creating a Flash Message Service in Ionic

6 min read

In this tutorial, we create a simple service to trigger flash messages from anywhere in an Ionic application

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Debugging CSS in Ionic: Tips & Tricks

9 min read

In this article, we take a look at some tips and tricks for debugging CSS in an Ionic application

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Publishing a Custom iOS Capacitor Plugin on NPM

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In this tutorial, we walk through how to create a Capacitor plugin using the Capacitor CLI and then publish it to npm. This will make the plugin usable in any Ionic/Capacitor application.

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Stack Based Navigation (Push/Pop) with Ionic Web Components

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In this tutorial, we are going to cover how to use push/pop style navigation in an Ionic/Stencil project.

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Using Cordova Plugins that Require Install Variables with Capacitor

3 min read

In this tutorial, we are going to walk through how to use XCode and Android Studio to make the necessary changes to add install variables to a Capacitor project.

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Deploying Capacitor Applications to iOS (Development & Distribution)

9 min read

In this tutorial, we are going to walk through how to use Capacitor to deploy iOS applications.

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Custom SVG Icons in Ionic with Ionicons

4 min read

In this tutorial, I am going to walk through how you can implement our own custom icons when using Ionicons in an Ionic application.

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Sending Push Notifications with the Phonegap Push Plugin in Capacitor

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In this tutorial, we will be covering how to use the push notifications plugin in Capacitor for both iOS and Android.