Category: App Development

How to create a .pem certificate for sending push notifications

exporting the certificate and private key together

1st October 2018 13:00
When building an app, you'll probably want to be able to send your users push notifications. Push notifications are an excellent way to keep your users coming back to use your app. So long as they're not sent too often and they're relevant to your user they're...

How to create an iOS provisioning file

Logging in to Apple developers portal

26th September 2018 15:11
When you're building an iOS app, provisioning files are important for signing your apps so they can be used on certain devices. If you develop with PhoneGap, the PhoneGap build tool requires a provisioning file to sign your app. Here's how to do it. Head...

How to add test devices to the Apple Developers portal

Logging in to Apple developers portal

24th September 2018 13:14
As with any software, it's important to test your apps in the most realistic environment you can before sending it out to your customers. To do this, you'll want to set up test devices. Head over to the Apple Developers control panel and log in In the...

-ld: library not found for -lGoogleToolboxForMac error

24th September 2018 12:33
The problem When trying to build my PhoneGap app in xCode for testing on iOS experienced this error. -ld: library not found for -lGoogleToolboxForMac error I came across this link which explained that the error was fixed as of cordova-cli 7.0.0. The solution Insert...

How to get your iPhone's (or iPad's) UDID

phone symbol button in iTunes

22nd September 2018 12:18
When you're developing and testing your apps, as with any software, you'll want to test it thoroughly before you send it out. Your iPhone's UDID is important for setting up test devices. This process requires iTunes (but not necessarily a Mac) Plug your phone/tablet...