June 6, 2024 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

PWAs: You Don't Need That App Store

Maximiliano Firtman

Maximiliano Firtman

Independent Consultant
PWAs: You Don't Need That App Store

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Spend a full day building Progressive Web Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with Maximiliano Firtman.

Key Takeaways

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • Extends your web apps beyond the browser with native installation
  • Integrate your app with the OS with standalone windows
  • Debug your PWAs on real devices and simulators
  • Make your content offline-capable with service workers
  • Enhance the web user interface to match a standalone experience
  • Deploy your app to mobile devices and desktop computers

Is This Workshop for Me?

Web Developers

Workshop Details

In this workshop, you will dive into Progressive Web Apps, a design pattern to create installable standalone apps from web technologies without the need of an app store for distribution. Maximiliano Firtman will guide you through the fundamentals of PWA-related specs, empowering you to build installable standalone web apps.

You will gain insights into the basic concepts behind service workers to allow your app to render without internet connection and specific user interface tips to enhance your app experience on every platform, including iOS, Android, Windows, Linux and macOS.

Any Prerequisites?

  • Experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript

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PWAs: You Don't Need That App Store

Event Details


  • One Full Day Workshop Session
  • Replay Videos (available immediately)


  • June 6, 2024 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time


  • Option 1: Attend online on our full HD live stream
  • Option 2: Attend in-person at HQ in Minneapolis, MN

Daily Schedule

  • 9:30AM
  • 10:00AM
    The Web App Manifest
  • 10:30AM
    Testing and Debugging
  • 11:00AM
    Standalone User Experience
  • 12:00PM
  • 1:00PM
    Making the App Offline-capable
  • 2:00PM
    Advanced PWA Techniques
  • 3:00PM
    Deploying the App for user installation
  • 4:00PM
    Summary and Q&A

Your (Awesome) Instructor

Maximiliano Firtman

Maximiliano Firtman

Max Firtman works as an independent free-lance consultant. He is a mobile + web developer, trainer, speaker, and writer. He has authored many books, including Programming the Mobile Web and High Performance Mobile Web published by O’Reilly Media. He is a frequent speaker at conferences worldwide and he has been widely recognized for his work in the mobile-web community. He teaches mobile (Android & iOS), HTML5, PWA and web performance trainings. He has been working in the Web since 1996 and in the mobile app space since 2001.

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