My Journey to the app store

date
Apr 6, 2023
slug
making-an-application-react-native-nodejs-flask
status
Published
tags
Blog
React Native
TypeScript
Flask
summary
Creating a fullstack mobile application with React Native, Nodejs, and Flask
type
Post
Last updated
Aug 11, 2023 10:24 AM

Introduction

NOTE: Continuously updating…
This blog is meant to document my journey in developing an application with React Native + Typescript and NodeJs alongside Flask. I guess this page serves as a way of accountability throughout the development process.
This is my first official blog; nevertheless, I will strive to make it as flawless as possible. I accept any and all feedback in the comments.
 

The why

Although I am using this project as a means to work on a large-scale mobile project, the idea for the app does not come out of thin strings.
April 2020. I laid down on my bed and saw an industry which I believed needed help; help so obvious the lack of well-known household names in the industry seemed appalling. The existing ideas did well to benefit from the Netflix/Game Pass-type models. I felt it could be better; however, at the time, I thought it be left to someone else to me it better; “I’m just a university student”, I thought to myself.
What changed? The desire to see this idea/application come to life refused to burn out…