Learn how to Initialize Firebase in your Ionic app

Use the new modular Firebase SDK with AngularFire to reduce up to 80% of the size of your Firebase installation
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Use Formly to generate your forms dynamically

Learn how to dynamically generate forms in your Ionic applications using Angular and Formly
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Get the count of documents in a Firestore collection

Interested in knowing how many documents are in a collection? Since Firestore does not have a .count() option there are other things we can try
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Learn how to install Firebase Extensions

Learn how to add firebase extensions to take care of backend functionality for your project
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Step-by-step Guide: Setup an AngularFire Ionic Project

Learn how to set up angularfire in your Ionic projects
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Building a CRUD Ionic application with Firestore

How to set up an Ionic and Firestore project. Dive into one of the most common things you’ll need to do, CRUD. You’ll be creating songs and pushing them to a list, you’ll show them in the app’s HomePage
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Can someone create an account in my app even if I don’t have signup functionality?

Can someone put a script on my site or their site to create an account in my Firebase application even when I don’t have a signup form? Yes, they can, but Firebase does have locks in place for you to activate to avoid this from happening.
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Firebase Phone Number Authentication

You can use Firebase Authentication to sign in a user by sending an SMS message to the user’s phone. The user signs in using a one-time code contained in the SMS message. By the end of this post, you’ll have a working authentication system using only the user’s phone number
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How to use the async-await syntax in Ionic for Firebase calls

Learn how to use async-await syntax to handle Firebase data in Ionic and say goodbye to the ‘Cannot read property X of undefined’ error
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Learn how to reset, refresh, or terminate your users auth sessions

Learn how to set different options for your users authentication sessions, to control how much their session can last
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Learn how to use Angular Guards to protect your pages in Ionic apps

Learn how to use Angular Guards in Ionic to only let authenticated users access your pages using Firebase Authentication
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Learn How to Validate Forms with Ionic and Firebase (Client and Server Side)

You’ll learn how to validate your data with both Ionic Framework and Firebase
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Role-based authentication with Ionic & Firebase

You’ll learn a bit about role-based authentication, and how to show or hide different part of your apps to different kind of users
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Start building full-stack apps with Ionic & Firebase

Learn how to use Angular Guards in Ionic to only let authenticated users access your pages using Firebase Authentication
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Use the native camera in Ionic with Capacitor

In this guide, you’ll learn how to use the native camera of your phone using Capacitor, works for hybrid apps and web apps as well
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Firebase Cloud Storage Security

In this article we’ll go through how to set up Firebase Cloud Storage security rules to have full control over who uploads files to our bucket
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How to secure your HTTP Cloud Functions

Learn how to build secure HTTP cloud functions where you are able to lock access to only your users and are able to identify which user does what in your function.
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Generate temporal links for Firebase Storage files

Learn how to generate temporal links to share your files from Firebase Cloud Storage and set when you want them to expire
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Issue with Firebase Hosting URL

Learn how to configure your URLs to avoid issues like redundant redirects and make it easier for your URLs to display their social cards
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Add Firebase Storage Support to AngularFire

Have you tried to integrate Firebase Storage when using AngularFire in one of your apps?
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Can I write my Cloud Functions in separate files?

Today you’ll learn how to refactor your Cloud Functions to separate them into multiple files
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Copy the 5 hacks I use when building Ionic and Firebase mobile apps

Copy the 5 hacks I use when building Ionic and Firebase mobile apps
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Firebase Authentication for Ionic Framework

In this guide, you’ll learn how to build a full authentication system for Ionic Framework using Firebase as your backend
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Firebase Cloud Storage

Learn how to store documents in Firebase Cloud Storage
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Firebase Security Rules

Learn how to secure our Firebase database and Cloud Storage buckets
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Firebase Transactions using Firestore

In this post, you’ll learn how to handle your Firebase data to update the database in a secure way so that you don’t lose information when multiple users are updating the same node
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Handling Objects from Firebase within Ionic Framework

In this post, you’ll learn how to handle your Firebase data to create, read, update, and delete it from your Ionic app
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How do I build a functionality that works both for mobile and web?

Today you’ll learn how to build functionalities that need native plugins but also work for the web. It’s going to be a short read, but I felt like writing it because a few people have asked me that question over email
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How do I prevent a new user from login until they verify their email address?

I found out in the docs how to firebase.auth().currentUser.sendEmailVerification(), but what I can’t figure out if how to prevent the app from login in the new user until they have verified their accounts in the email sent to them
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How MrCesar is using Ionic and Firebase to help students apply to college

Learn how MrCesar uses Ionic, Angular, and Firebase to help highschool seniors apply to college
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How to connect Ionic & Firebase using the Web SDK

In this guide you’ll learn how to connect your Ionic app to Firebase using the JS SDK
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How to convert my Ionic app into a PWA

In this article you’ll learn how to transform your Ionic or Angular application into a Progressive Web App (PWA) using the Angular CLI
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How to get the document ID with AngularFire

Fetch a document ID even when it was not stored inside of the document using the latest AngularFire version
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How to handle multiple firebase projects from the same Ionic app

Learn how to manage different environments (QA, DEV, PROD) for your Ionic and Firebase application
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How to use Modals as detail pages

Today you’ll learn how to use modals in Ionic to display details about your data
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How to verify your users email address with Firebase Auth

Learn how to send an email verification link with Firebase authentication to your new users to verify their email addresses
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Implement a Search Bar on your Ionic app to filter your Firebase data

Learn how to implement a Search Bar on your Ionic app to filter your Firebase data
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Learn how to use FCM to receive Push notifications on Ionic Framework

Learn how to set up the Firebase Cloud Messaging Cordova Plugin to work with your Firebase app and handle the data from arriving notifications
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Using Firestore with Angularfire

We learned how to CRUD data using Firestore, today we’re going to learn more about how everything works
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Why does Firebase return undefined when fetching the uid?

Learn how to avoid calling your users before the authentication is ready
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WTF is a Promise

In this article you’ll learn what a Promise is in JavaScript and the asyncronous nature of the language
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Firebase Anonymous Login for Ionic Framework

Learn how to authenticate anonymous users with Firebase
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Firebase Cloud Functions, (or running code on Firebase Servers!)

How to run server-side code with Firebase Cloud Functions
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How to set up Firebase Emulator for local development

Set up your emulator to work with a local copy of your database and cloud functions
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How to use Firebase Callable Cloud Functions with Ionic

Learn How to use Firebase Callable Cloud Functions with Ionic to move more code to your server
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Use Firebase Cloud Functions to fetch an image and transform it to base64

Learn How to Use Firebase Cloud Functions for Image Manipulation
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What is Capacitor, and where does it fit with Ionic Development?

For me, the easiest way to describe Capacitor was seeing it as a replacement for Cordova, but with the added benefit of having implementations not only for iOS and Android but also for the web
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3 Things you can do right now to improve your Ionic and Firebase app performance

Today you’ll learn 3 things you can do right now inside your app to improve the performance.
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Do you need to hide your Firebase API keys for Ionic apps?

Learn if and how you need to secure your firebase api keys
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Learn How To Use Cloud Functions Triggers for Firestore

In this tutorial, we’re going to be exploring Firebase Cloud Functions to run code on Firebase servers. One of the main struggles when working with role-based authentication is allowing the admin users to create or invite people to their team
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How to fix getting a blank page when trying to use Facebook login?

A blank page after login is a common problem when using Facebook as a sign-in method, especially when we’re in development mode
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Ionic and Google Authnetication using Firebase

Learn how to set up Google plugin to create a login flow that uses the native Google account picker for Ionic Framework
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Ionic Social Authentication using Firebase

Today we’re going to see how to get social login working on Ionic, in this example we’ll use Google Sign-In, but feel free to just change the provider to whichever you like without much extra work on your part
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Ionic twitter login => A Step-by-step guide

In this article, you’ll learn how to set up the Twitter Connect plugin to create an authentication flow that uses twitter login in your Ionic apps
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