Ionic vs. NativeScript vs. Web Starter Kit



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Description

What is Ionic?

Free and open source, Ionic offers a library of mobile-optimized HTML, CSS and JS components for building highly interactive apps. Built with Sass and optimized for AngularJS.

What is NativeScript?

NativeScript enables developers to build native apps for iOS, Android and Windows Universal while sharing the application code across the platforms. When building the application UI, developers use our libraries, which abstract the differences between the native platforms.

What is Web Starter Kit?

Web Starter Kit is a starting point for multi-screen web development. It encompasses opinionated recommendations on boilerplate and tooling for building an experience that works great across multiple devices. We help you stay productive and aligned with the best practices outlined in Google's Web Fundamentals.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose NativeScript?
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Why do developers choose Web Starter Kit?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Ionic?
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What are the cons of using NativeScript?
No Cons submitted yet for NativeScript
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What are the cons of using Web Starter Kit?
No Cons submitted yet for Web Starter Kit
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Companies

What companies use Ionic?
490 companies on StackShare use Ionic
What companies use NativeScript?
16 companies on StackShare use NativeScript
What companies use Web Starter Kit?
2 companies on StackShare use Web Starter Kit

Integrations

What tools integrate with Ionic?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Ionic
What tools integrate with NativeScript?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with NativeScript
What tools integrate with Web Starter Kit?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Web Starter Kit

What are some alternatives to Ionic, NativeScript, and Web Starter Kit?

  • React Native - A framework for building native apps with React
  • Xamarin - Create iOS, Android and Mac apps in C#
  • Apache Cordova - Platform for building native mobile applications using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • PhoneGap - Easilily create mobile apps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

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Latest News

Tips & Tricks for Ionic on Desktop
Customizing Ionic Apps for Web & Mobile
Announcing the Ionic PWA Toolkit Beta
Announcing NativeScript-Vue 1.0
Building an Awesome Login Screen with NativeScript
A New Way to Learn NativeScript Layouts


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