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Aggressive Web Apps at Front End London

by Phil Nash

Published August 31, 2017 in Programming

Push notifications on the web can be a force for good, but is that how they are coming across? We'll take a look at how push notifications permissions are being implemented and how we can do it better. We'll then look at the notifications themselves, find out what the best kind of notifications are and how not to wind up with your app's, or the entire web's, notifications blocked forever.

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Links:
CanIUse Push Notifications? http://caniuse.com/#search=push
Push notification documentation from Google: https://developers.google.com/web/fundamentals/engage-and-retain/push-notifications/
Permissions UX: https://developers.google.com/web/fundamentals/engage-and-retain/push-notifications/permission-ux
That Slack flow chart tweet: https://twitter.com/mathowie/status/837735473745289218
How to stop websites from asking to show notifications 😱: https://www.howtogeek.com/288946/how-to-stop-websites-from-asking-to-show-notifications/

The Guardian on Web Push Notifications: https://medium.com/the-guardian-mobile-innovation-lab/tagged/web-notifications
The Guardian on generating images in JavaScript without canvas for notifications : https://medium.com/the-guardian-mobile-innovation-lab/generating-images-in-javascript-without-using-the-canvas-api-77f3f4355fad