Firebase is needed for:
- Push notification for Android apps
- Firebase Analytics on Android apps, iOS apps
- Firebase Deeplink for both Android apps and iOS apps
Step 1: Go to website: https://firebase.google.com, login to your Google Account. Then click “Go to Console"
Step 2: Click (+) Add project, you will see the popup create the Firebase Project. Insert Project name and select your Country. Then click button Create Project. You will have a Firebase Project.
Step 3: Click on the Setting button, select Project settings. Then select CLOUD MESSAGING tab. Here, you have information for PUSH notification for your Android app
Step 4: Click Overview, then select “Add Firebase to your iOS app”. It opens a popup of Add Firebase to your iOS app. Insert all required information and click Register App.
You can get “your app name”, “your app Identifier” (Bundle Id), “app ID” here.
Step 5: Download GoogleService-Info.plist file and send it to SimiCart Team. Then follow pictures to complete creating a Firebase iOS app.
Step 6: Create Firebase Android App by following pictures below.
Note: “your app Package name” is “your app Identifier” in Step 4
Then go to Project settings, on your Firebase Android app, download google-services.json file.
Note: google-services.json file is needed for building an Android App. Go to SimiCart Dashboard > App builder > Publish and upload it.