This is actually one of the more simple things to do in most cases. We will install three different plugins. The first component is just a simple plugin to vibrate the phone, which we will use for any new messages. Then, we will install a more complex plugin that we will use for real-time communication. Finally, we will install a visual component. By choosing these three examples, I hope to show you a small subset of the available features that you can easily install to gain new functionality for your application.
By exploring any of those three plugin sites, you should find a plugin called
nativescript-vibrate. This is the plugin we will use to handle the vibration. To install a plugin, you need to be connected to the Internet. Then, all we need to do is simply type
nativescript plugin add nativescript-vibrate in the root project directory. This will automatically download and install all the code for the vibration...