Developing Mobile Apps with WordPress

Technology Stacks & Features

When creating a mobile app with WordPress, there are six tech stacks that can be used to achieve the goal. Each of these tech stacks supports different business requirements and functionality. Selecting the appropriate one to achieve your goals typically requires guidance from an experienced WordPress mobile developer.

Mobile App Development With WordPress PWA Stack 1 PWA Stack 2 PWA Stack 3 PWA Stack 4 Native Mobile App Stack 1 Native Mobile App Stack 2
TECH STACK
WordPress Core X X X X X X
WordPress Theme X X X X X X
WordPress Plugins X X X X X X
Web App Theme (Child) X
Web App Plugin X
WP REST API X X
Custom development – CSS, templates, functions, integration, plugin customization and development X X X X X X
Custom front-end development with Javascript frameworks and libraries X X
FEATURES
SEO-Friendly X X X X
Discoverable from any browser X X X X
Discoverable in an app store (if submitted) X X X X X X
Web API provides access to device-specific capabilities X X X X
Native access to device-specific capabilities X X
Develop a native Android app X X
Develop a native iOS app X X