What is PWA?
Progressive Web Apps are the future of the mobile experience. “A Progressive Web App uses modern web capabilities to deliver an app-like user experience.” – says the PWA Team. PWA is capable of utilizing the native device APIs to deliver a seamless experience to the mobile users.
PWA feels like a natural app on the device which lets user to access app with the maximum native usability. PWA is really fast and reliable. PWA has the ability to work on slow internet connections or even when the device is offline.
PWA doesn’t require any installations and has the high-end ability to work inside the browser. If a user explicitly wants PWA, it can be added as a hotlink to the device’s Home Screen without any heavy downloads.
PWA is cost friendly, as the same version of the app works across different devices.
What is AMP?
Accelerated mobile pages are built to deliver the web pages at a faster pace and improved performance. AMP pages are a lower down version of a web page with an eye on performance and speed. AMP is up to 4X faster as compared to the generic version of the same page.
AMP works with an ease with slow internet connections and lets users experience the web in the low range internet areas. AMP has been built on the top of modern performance paradigms like Prerendering, Precalculation, Asynchronous Loading, and Caching.
Why AMP or PWA?
Both AMP and PWA are designed to deliver a better user experience across portable devices with the fast performance which even works on the slow connections with an ease. Mobile Friendly Pages have a better ranking as per Google’s new search index algorithms.
That sounds quite obvious now, why every other product should have an AMP or PWA or integrated AMP and PWA Version.
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