Getting Started with Apache Cordova
It’s been a little while since I wrote on this blog. I’ve just started to get to know Apache Cordova, so I figure it’s in order to blow away the virtual dust and post occasional blog entries to document progress and keep notes.
But first a quick side note: once I get some more momentum I will need a better name for this series of posts. I have already rejected Cutting the Cordova and They Think It’s Cordova. Suggestions welcome.
One more thing that’s worth noting is the tooling that is available for Visual Studio 2013 for writing Apache Cordova apps. It’s also part of Visual Studio 2015 – preview available here. When you install the tooling, there’s a bunch of other stuff you can install, like the Android SDK and Java SDK, so you can build, debug and deploy cross platform (more info on that here.)
Once you have the tools installed and you’re ready to go, here are a few good resources to ready you for the first steps: