PhoneGap Development Course

Phonegap Mobile App Development Classes in Kolkata

This course has been designed by Larnr Education founder who has been in IT field for last 12 years and knows what the companies expect from a candidates ,what the international clients expects from the candiates and what standard you should follow. And the course has been designed according to that.

Overview of Essential Skills

  • HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • jQuery and jQueryUI frameworks
  • Optional jQueyrmobile and BBUI frameworks
  • AJAX and JSON
  • Local storage
  • App navigation techniques

Apache Cordova and PhoneGap build

  • Understanding the open source parts of PhoneGap (Cordova)
  • Where Adobe PhoneGap Build fits in
  • Free and paid accounts with Adobe PhoneGap Build
  • Creating a Development Environment
  • Eclipse with Plug-Ins
  • Running Android Simulators
  • Optional Apple Mac setup in XCode

Mobile Projects

  • Creating a new project
  • Importing a boiler-plate project
  • Enabling PhoneGap for existing projects

Obtaining and Using Signing Certificate Keys

  • Apple Developer program
  • Android Developer keys
  • Blackberry and Windows keys

Understanding the Technologies

  • WebKit
  • Overview of native app development structures
  • Overview of essential platform-specific configuration files
  • App icons, covers and UI furniture
  • PhoneGap white-listing

Mobile-Specific Coding Techniques

  • Writing Javascript Optimised for Mobile
  • Managing memory on mobiles
  • CSS optimisations
  • User-Interface best practices
  • When to go native

Accessing Native APIs

  • Geolocation
  • Camera
  • Accelerometer
  • Contacts
  • Other device-specific APIs

Workflow

  • Subscribe to platform developer schemes as required (may incur fees)
  • Plan and Create App
  • Test and Debug
  • Compile to multiple platforms with PhoneGap build
  • Overview of the command-line compile process
  • Deploy to app markets

Additional Development tools

  • Blackberry and Windows Phone 8 emulators
  • Ripple Emulator in Chrome
  • Free Microsoft tools for Windows 8