See how quickly you can turn your ideas into performant universal apps before installing a thing.
Get started with Node to use everything in the JS ecosystem, including Expo and React Native. We recommend using the latest Node version.
You will run this tool locally to package, serve, and publish your projects.
npm install expo-cli --global
You will be asked to create an Expo account before proceeding.
expo init myNewProject
Select your favorite editor, like Atom, VSCode, Sublime Text, Vim, or Emacs, open
yourProject/App.js, and start building! We recommend following the tutorial.
Not everybody wants to tell their customers or friends to download Expo to use their app; You want to be able to have the app on its own from the App Store and Play Store. We call these “shell apps” or “standalone apps”.
A CLI tool with an interface prompt and an optional web interface.
The aim of this first guide is to get an Expo application up and running as quickly as possible.