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OLMOTO - An app built by beginners

August 2, 2016

One month ago I started teaching a friend the basics of JavaScript with Meteor, Mantra and React. Together we’ve built an app to create and share events with friends. It was an awesome experience. Yesterday we launched a private version on heroku. For us this was a great accomplishment. I learned a lot from this project and thought about sharing it with world.

https://github.com/janikvonrotz/olmoto

Some technical features and challenges we solved:

  • Access control for methods, publications and routing.
  • Mobile first ui with material design.
  • Fulltext search everywhere.
  • File upload to Dropbox with Meteor-Files.
  • Images with different thumbnails.
  • Keyboard navigation in single views.
  • Ready for deployment to heroku.

Thanks to the makers of Meteor, React, Mantra and Mantra-CLI.

Categories:  Meteor , React

Tags:  app , event , friends , heroku , javascript , meteor , olmoto , react , secret

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