Progressive Web Apps


Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) are lightweight user experiences that perform and feel like native mobile apps without the need of App Store installation. Theyre also..

  • Tiny - PWAs are maximum of 3MB in total size
  • Efficient - Cost users 84% less data to run
  • New - Officially supported on iOS as of 2018
  • Universal - compatible with any internet enabled device
  • Low Friction - Opened from a link, QR Code or NFC tag then added to the home screen

Uber PWA

  • Built for the next billion users in emerging markets
  • Loads in less than 3 seconds on 2G networks
  • Images drawn from code on load, not downloaded
  • Less than 50Kb in total size from 415.MB on iOS

Pinterest PWA

  • Had longer sessions than on the native app
  • Generated more ad revenue than on the native app
  • Had more core engagements than on the native app
  • 150Kb in total size down from 56MB on iOS

Tinder PWA

  • More swipes per user than on the native app
  • More messages sent per user than on the native app
  • More profile edits per user than on the native app
  • Longer session times than on the native app