Seriously, though. What is a progressive web app?

In attempting to define progressive web apps, I always end up stumped. Across the web I find vagueness and confusion, or authoritativeness lacking citation. So I went down the rabbit hole attempting to clarify the history of the term and cite the dang thing.

➡️ Read the post: Published on Medium, cross-posted on

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