Building a PWA using Polymer
Submitted by Ashrith Kulai (@ashrithkulai) on Friday, 28 July 2017
An introduction into Web Components and PolymerJS. A walk through on using Polymer features using book.olacabs.com.
You will learn how easy it is to build a PWA using Polymer.
What are Web Components and Polymer?
Ola PWA journey.
PWA techniques & Polymer build.
Debugging Polymer with Polyspector chrome extension. (Built by the speaker https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/polyspector/naoehbibkfilaolkmfiehggkfjndlhpd?utm_source=chrome-ntp-icon )
Measuring performance with various tools.
Pros & Cons of using Polymer.
Ashrith Kulai is one of the core contributors to the Olacabs PWA.
OlaCabs is the first ride hailing app in the APAC region to build a PWA.
The PWA he built was showcased at Google IO 2017 - https://youtu.be/_ssDaecATCM?t=1647
He learnt a great deal in web performance and Polymer features while building the PWA.
Previously he worked for Flipkart’s Seller Platform UI.