This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. Nowadays, gathering data is one of the keys to understanding how products are perceived. Gathering some data from users can help you build better products and understand your users. However, all the data in the world would be useless without a way to visualize […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. When building chat applications, it is not uncommon to see something like a friends’ list with the status of the friend. Applications like WhatsApp have this feature and it is very useful to check the status of your friend and know if it is […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. Single Page Applications are awesome! They load fast and give you a lot of control on how you want your application to run. They are parsed by the browser and thus you have control of the DOM elements and all of that goodness. However, […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. When building mobile chat applications, it is not uncommon to see developers adding a delivery status feature that lets you know when the message you sent has been delivered to the recipient. Instant Messaging applications like WhatsApp, Messenger, BBM, Skype and the like all […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. It is common practice on websites and applications to make viewers aware of how many others have interacted with the same content e.g. YouTube videos. The practice of displaying this information emphasizes the relevance of the resource and draws more attention to it. In […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. Text editors are increasingly popular these days, whether embedded in a website comment form, or as a notepad, there are many forms of text editors. In this post, we are not only going to learn how to build a beautiful text editor mobile app […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. If you are a user of applications like Periscope, Instagram and Facebook, then you may have noticed they have a feature in their live streams where anytime someone likes the live content, the ‘likes’ float on your screen. This article will show you how […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. When Facebook announced its Messenger bot platform, I am sure a lot of developers could easily see how well the platform could work for them. This article is going to be a guide on how you can easily create your own Facebook Messenger bot. […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. In our previous article we considered How to create a public anonymous iOS chat application. We were able to create the application using Swift and Pusher so the application won’t save state. In this article, we are going to expand that application and add […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. One of the most common elements on applications (web or otherwise) is counters. YouTube, for instance, uses counters to see how many people have viewed a particular video. Facebook also does the same for videos on their platform. Most of the counters on these […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. In this article we are going to demonstrate how to create a public anonymous chat application on iOS. This will hopefully show you how easy it can actually be to create your very own chat application and also how you can use Pusher to […]

This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program. If you have ever wanted to build applications for Android and iOS and you have no knowledge of Java, Swift or Objective-C, well you still can. This tutorial will teach you how to build a fully functional mobile application using HTML, CSS and Javascript. […]