See how to use Android Studio to create the project and how to set the various properties to use the Firebase SDK. Incorporate the Firebase features that the sample app will use into the project.
- [Voiceover] We need to set up our project…on the Firebase console before we can start using it…on Client Side devices.…In your browser…make sure you're logged into your Google account…and go to the Firebase console…at console.firebase.google.com.…If you haven't yet created any Firebase projects…you'll be presented with an empty page…that looks something like this.…To create a new project…click on the Create new project button.…Give your project a name…and then click the Create button.…
When you've created the project…you'll be taken to the Firebase console homepage.…If you scroll down…you'll see a list of the various Firebase products…with links to their associated documentation.…For now, we're going to click on the Android button…to add Firebase to our client app.…You'll need to supply a couple pieces of information here.…First, enter the package name of the Android app.…You can get this from the manifest.xml file in the project.…I'm using comm.joemarini.firebasefirstlook…but if you've changed it in your code…
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Whether you are considering Google Firebase or among the nearly half-million developers already using it, this course is designed for you. Google Firebase offers a set of features to help you maximize your app development efforts. In this first look, Joe Marini takes you on a tour of the features that support Android app development. Joe begins with an overview, then dives into three core areas: Firebase Analytics, Firebase Remote Config, and Firebase Authentication. He demonstrates how to create your own project, add APIs, configure parameters and conditions, and implement email and password authentication. He wraps up by visiting the Firebase console where you can evaluate users, engagement metrics, and earnings.
- Creating a Firebase project
- Adding Firebase Analytics
- Using the analytics API
- Incorporating Firebase Remote Config
- Configuring parameters and conditions
- Implementing email and password authentication
- Viewing users in the Firebase console