Progressive Web App (PWAs) is the latest web capabilities that deliver an app-like user experience. Just like today’s rich web applications, PWAs try to create a similar user experience as a native app to much extent. They can be best described as the compilation of latest technologies, Web API and Web designs, concepts that can provide an app-like experience on the mobile web.
With PWA, mobile developers will be more beneficial as they will reach more users beyond the confined app stores. With a progressive web app, a developer will not have to go through an approval process and allowing the app to be used as soon as it is ready. There will be no need to manually update the application, as the revised app will automatically be available to everyone with no longer restricted by iOS and Android’s guidelines. The end-user will be able to access the PWA directly, without having to download it from an app store. As the link would be ‘linkable’, anyone can launch the app straight from the URL. This link can be shared
According to the survey, almost 20% of the users are lost when they need to wait for it to download and end up using their space before actually starting to use the app. But, with PWA the number of steps has been drastically reduced making the probability higher for actually using the app by its users.
In conclusion, while native apps are by no longer going to extinct, a PWA can provide the ideal solution for the