Will Android App for CCL Be Useful in Expanding The Community?

Will Android App for CCL Be Useful in Expanding The Community? I can create an ad-free app for CheapCheapLah as a hobby project and publish it on Google Play. Or a progressive web app is a better choice perhaps?

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    Moving forward I think Progressive Web App would be a better choice because development wise, I don't think it's a good use of resource to have multiple interfaces for the same platform. The web will always take priority because of faster iteration, which means the app will always be lagging behind.

    However realistically there are some many baggage in the code that we inherited from OzBargain (a 11 year old website), ripping them all apart and replace with PWA would be a lot of work. Might be easier to start with a lite-app instead.

    I think expanding the community is a bit more than having an app though.

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      Might be easier to start with a lite-app instead.

      Cool. I will try something along those lines.

      I think expanding the community is a bit more than having an app though.

      It is more regarding sharing information about CCL. When I tell others about this website or share deals posted here, usually they visit once, but do not revisit. If there is an app, or even a PWA based lite-app, it is easier for them to visit again. Or at least that's what I think.

      You guys are the ones who created OzB, so whatever you suggest will be far more sensible than what I think :D

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