In this chapter, we are going to focus solely on learning how to use Firebase to integrate a backend with our Ionic application. Firebase is a real-time data store technology that uses JSON-style database structure to let you store your data in the cloud. We will also be using the
tabs-app app that we created in Chapter 8, Building a Simple Social App, to learn to integrate Firebase into our application.
In Chapter 8, Building a Simple Social App, we created
tabs-app. If you recall correctly, we added a new tab called
The basic idea we had for the
wall tab we added was that it would be like a message board where a user could type a post and then tap the button labeled Post ...