JustUrban PWA Web & Mobile app Case Study

JustUrban PWA Web & Mobile app Case Study

With the increased compute power of our handheld smartphones and browser Google provided push to Progressive Web Apps back in 2017-2018. Many of world’s popular brands have built one for them from Goibibo, Tinder, Flipkart, Myntra and more.

So what exactly is PWAs ?

It’s some short of giving mobile app features to your web application with modern web capabilities to deliver fast optimized website with app like behavior on supported browsers. Today PWAs are now supported on all major browsers. You can build mobile experience with same old web application technologies by adding support for pwa.

Why PWAs?

  • Light weight than traditional mobile app builds
  • Os independent easily maintainable and installable from web browser prompt.
  • Excellent caching and Offline functionality on un consistent network.
  • Faster loading resulting Better SEO rankings due to Google loves optimized pages.
  • Higher conversion rate due to functionality and faster loading of app UI. Read Goibibo PWA case study how they increased conversion rates significantly.

Not only above features we can use many features like touch vibration, push notification, share feature, geo location request and many others new features like read sms OTP and more.

Why we chose to build PWA mobile app for JustUrban?

JustUrban is a local service provider app which provides home services like Salon at Home, Photography, Events, Cleaning Services, Laundry via their web and mobile app to customers. As this is a startup they had to build MVP to try their Idea fastest track was to build a unified PWA web and mobile app for android with PWA capabilities.

JustUrban PWA Case Study
Just Urban Mobile App UX

The Google’s Lighthouse Performance score was 95 best we could get. The app loads in browser in 1-2 seconds. The UX is built with Bootstrap 5, we did many optimizations like lazy image loading, used system fonts and more.

The frontend offers customers to book appointment for services by selecting Preferred Date, Time and confirm booking by seamlessly validating their mobile number with OTP. Backend is build on Laravel the very popular PHP Framework.

If you are also looking for Laravel Development in Patna feel free to discuss about your project. As my company Webx99 provides both Full Stack Web Development & Mobile app development in Patna this project is first PWA app we launched in 2021.

About the Author


Vivek Prism

Full stack developer and contributor to multiple opensource projects, runs Web & Mobile app development company in Patna, Bihar called Webx99 also mentor at Bihar Startups Club.