Over on the Tighten blog I wrote up an extensive introduction to Progressive Web Apps. Later in the series I’ll actually teach you how to create your own. Check it out!
Within the last year or two I’ve watched references to service workers and PWAs, or Progressive Web Apps, go from never-heard-of-them to every-other-tweet. So! Let’s go learn. What is a PWA? What’s their history, purpose, and value? Why do we care?