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How to Build a Cross-Platform Blog Using #ReactNative, #NodeJS and #CosmicJS 🚀

  • Cosmic JS is an API-first cloud-based content platform that makes it not only easy to add dynamic content to any existing or new website, but makes it possible to seamlessly deliver content across devices and platforms.
  • This comes with everything you need to get started with a basic website as well as the codebase for the native applications running React Native for iOS and Android.
  • React Native is a very powerful way to build applications for both iOS and Android.
  • To install and run the iOS React Native application run the following commands: – – Run the following commands to run the Android application (make sure you have your Android device emulator open): – – – – Looking at index.ios.js and index.android.js you will notice that the root of our…
  • Now when you edit content in your Cosmic JS bucket, you will see that the content automatically updates across Web, iOS and Android applications.

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We live in a world of inter-connected devices, each powered by their own software, built with their own circuits and protected by their own casing.  The best way to deliver information to these seemingly closed-off systems is with an API.  Cosmic JS is an API-first cloud-based content platform that makes it not only easy to add dynamic content to any existing or new website, but makes it possible to seamlessly deliver content across devices and platforms.

In this article I’m going to show you how to quickly and easily create a cross-platform blog that will connect your content across Web, iOS and Android.  With content powered by Cosmic JS, you will be able to edit your content once and deliver the updates simultaneously across all devices and platforms.  Let’s get started.

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To get started, download the Cross-Platform Blog on GitHub which is based on the Node.js Website Boilerplate.  This comes with everything you need to get started with a basic website as well as the codebase for the native applications running React Native for iOS and Android.

The root of our application runs at app-server.js.  Looking at this file, you’ll see how routes are set up and how views are rendered to the routes.

Now that we have our website running, let’s open up another terminal window and get our iOS and Android apps built.

React Native is a very powerful way to…

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