About this video

Electron has gained immense popularity over the years as being a reliable tool for modern desktop applications. The new 4.0 release brings some great features to the table, allowing developers to build more powerful cross platform apps.

If you're a developer who has used the Electron framework to build a desktop app, this course will take you from where you currently are, on to being capable of applying the framework to build a series of robust applications. You'll learn how to skillfully chalk out great designs for your apps, that ensure practicality, reliability as well as usability for their users. Building 3 apps of increasing complexity throughout the course, you'll gain a strong knowledge of the ins and outs of Electron to be able to optimize, debug and make your apps highly responsive.

By the end of the course, you will be capable of building powerful desktop apps with GUIs that wow your clients.

The code bundle for this video course is available at - https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Advanced-Projects-in-Electron-4-React-and-Redux

Style and Approach

This course is a learn-by-doing one. No super boring Powerpoint slides full of theory, only hands-on examples and live coding. In this course we’ll build 3 different apps with increasing complexity. By the end of the course we’ll have covered everything you need to know to create your own ready-to-sell desktop app.

Publication date:
March 2019
3 hours

About the Author

  • Leart Gjoni

    Leart Gjoni is a software engineer who is an expert in building robust and performant code. Most of the time, he is involved in web app development using the MERN (MongoDB, Express, React and Node) stack or in desktop app development using Electron.js. You’ll love how he gets to the point quickly and clearly while teaching you the essential skills to become a successful software developer.

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