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Wordpress offers an opensource platform to help create websites and webapps from templates and then also to customize and personalize it. Is there something similar for the Mobile App world?

I have also researched many paid version of solutions which allow wordpress sites/webapps to be converted into mobile apps, is there an dependable opensource solution for the same?

Kindly suggest. Thanks

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I've used the Ionic Framework in the past. Mentioning Wordpress makes me think that you are a web developer therefore Ionic is a very good framework for you as you can use web programming languages to build app your application.

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  • Were you able to pull all the other features of WordPress, such as plugins? The WP-API is great for pulling in content like posts and pages, but it starts to get difficult if you want to do anything else. Hence asking. – anand Sep 5 '18 at 9:22
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    Ionic framework do have plugins if that's what you are asking. market.ionicframework.com/plugins – Sonamor Sep 5 '18 at 9:26
  • No I meant can we pull the plugins that I have already used on the WP site into the app using Ionic? – anand Sep 5 '18 at 9:40
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    No you won't be able to do this. I don't believe that there is another platform except WordPress that is compatible with WordPress plugins. If you know the process behind the progress though you can code it into your app. – Sonamor Sep 5 '18 at 9:58
  • Actually AppPress does provide some integration in that regard. I haven't implemented it largely hence cannot comment on the full scale feasibility of it. But honestly I am looking for alternative platform which is to mobile apps as WP is to websites. – anand Sep 5 '18 at 10:05

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