Revolution in e-commerce with evolution of React Native


In the world of digital revolution mobiles are the major catalyst erasing the geographical boundaries. And we can’t be wrong if we say that online community is separately entitled to the major boom in the e-commerce industry. According to stratista, “global e-commerce industry is popping up a huge number of businesses almost 20% growth yearly”. Retail e-commerce sales worldwide were 2290 billion US dollars and are expected to rise higher. According to digital commerce website, “Consumers worldwide purchased $2.86 trillion on the web in 2018, up from $2.43 trillion the previous year”. To cater this mushrooming need of businesses, the developers are working on evolving technologies to create much user-friendly interface in order to synthesise the businesses.

Initially, there were two technologies Java for Android and iOS for apple. It had a digital divide in terms of the users. The e-commerce businesses used to create applications with two coding separately for Java and iOS. The year 2013 bring magnanimous change in the technology arena with evolution of React Native.


What is React Native?

In the year off 2013, Face book came up with React Native technology which works on Java script format enabling a common level for developers to create fast and quick applications. Earlier creating a separate arena used to be a headache for the developers as it requires rebuilding altogether. It was cost and time consuming process. The development of react native created an interface for android and iOS softwares.

Its JavaScript format makes it a cross-platform app. Cross-platform applications mean mobile applications that support multiple operating systems. It’s a perfect amalgamation of the technologies providing a common interface for the users of both operating systems. It’s an open source platform compatible for desktop apps as well.


Why React Native?

Who does not want to be upgraded in the technically fast-moving commercial world. Facebook had opened the doors for other e-commerce ventures by providing them with flexible technology. React native is boosting the economies of the respective markets and is also creating a hub for on-demand apps in the e-commerce industry. Digital space is empowered like Instagram, Bloomberg, Pinterest, Skype, Ubereats, Tesla, Airbnb, Walmart, Discovery VR, Soundcloud, Myntra, wix etc are a few biggies who have adopted the react native technology.

Benefits of React Native

Cost Saving

Through React natives, codes can be reused viz. what is built for Android can be used for iOS as well. It means quick cost cutting in terms of developing and implementing the same platform for both.

Instant updates

The up gradation of react to react native allows smooth usage of the mobile application. It provides a live reload feature wherein a developer can instantly feature the change.

Upgraded Performance

The apps can be loaded quickly without any hang-ups. The technology works on graphics processing units which make the performance smooth and fast.

Modular Technology

It works on modular technology allowing ease for the developers to build up another project on already existing projects by integrating new technologies. It provides flexibility for the developers giving them ease to create updates.

Following are some of the leading e-commerce businesses which have expanded their wings through react native.

  1. Facebook
  2. Ads Manager created by Facebook was the first react native hybrid app. It looks after the ad portals comprise of formats, time zones, Currencies etc. the ease in interface allows smooth navigation through the ad domains. Various graphical and infographic transitions are used to give the users a more interactive experience.

  3. Airbnb
  4. The famous home away from home app to quicken up the user experience is also working on react native. Its reusable codes create the opportunity to refactor the graphical interface regularly.

  5. Bloomberg
  6. In order to provide user more interactive getaway Bloomberg has applied a mobile app development framework through react native.

  7. Instagram
  8. Already working on UI its prior aim was to build much-targeted users by enabling smoother UI. To maintain that easiness the apps were integrated into react native model enabling quicker sharing of feed.

  9. Ubereats
  10. Ubereats previously worked on react technology hence the need of react native came out as an updation e.g. sound and push notifications.

  11. Pinterest
  12. Pinterest provides a common space of sharing ideas of designs, techniques etc through visuals. React native popped as a revolutionary technology saving lots of time and resources.

“Instead of building walls we can help build bridges. Instead of dividing people we can connect people. We do it one person at a time, one connection at the time. That’s why I think the work we’re doing together is more important than it has ever been before” as said by Mark Zuckerberg at f8, 2016.

Updating technology is future and here at Miracle Studios, we update ourselves as per the requirements of our client we provide a cost-effective platform for clients which enhances their business. React native is one of the booming technology promoting e-commerce businesses. It is accepted world widely. We work on the latest technology and also provide insights about evolving technical changes to aware of our clients and let them know we are just a click away.