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Learning Ionic

By : Arvind Ravulavaru
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Learning Ionic

By: Arvind Ravulavaru

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Learning Ionic
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Hello Ionic

Now that we are done with the software setup, we will scaffold a few Ionic apps.

Ionic has three main/go-to templates using which we can quickly start developing apps:

  • Blank: This is a blank Ionic project with one page

  • Tabs: This is a sample app that is built using Ionic tabs

  • Side menu: This is a sample app that is built to consume side menu driven navigation

To understand the basics of scaffolding, we will start with the blank template.

To keep our learning process clean, we will create a folder structure to work with Ionic projects. Create a folder named ionicApps, and then create a folder inside it called chapter2.

Next, open a new terminal/prompt and change the directory (cd) to the ionicApps folder and from there to chapter2 folder. Now run the following command:

ionic start -a "Example 1" -i example1 blank

In the preceding command:

  • -a "Example 1": This is the human-readable name of the app

  • –i This is the app ID/reverse domain name

  • example1: This...