O'Reilly logo

Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Unleashed, Third Edition by Mike Snell, Lars Powers

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Choosing Cordova Client Frameworks

The JavaScript framework choices are similar between a Cordova app and a website. These choices are split between frameworks that help you build a better user experience and those that define application framework structure. The following discusses each group of frameworks:

Image User experience (UX) frameworks—Bootstrap is often used to provide better-looking and responsive UIs on Cordova. Web developers are comfortable using it and often leverage it for mobile web development. However, earlier versions of Bootstrap were seen as too heavy and slow for mobile. Later versions have made great improvements.

Ionic is a ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required