Having a good, clean and attractive user interface for your software product is the most important requirement to deal with. User interface manages audience for your software product which eventually develops their interest to use your service.
User Interface can be develop by many front-end platforms. Mostly Front-end developers are responsible for development of User Interface. Now days, One user possesses various gadgets for ease of staying connected with all global things. These gadgets may rely on various different operating sytems. These platforms include ios, Android and Web. Traditionally, Every platform based software were possessing dedicated front-end development platforms. If one wants to develop mobile application for android platform, he/she was choosing different languages thinking about different platforms. Flutter overcome this drawback efficiently by providing platform independent development.
Let’s Get Started with flutter through this article,
1. Install IDE –
To get started with any programming parameter, One must have installed IDE in his/her system. You can go for any preferable IDE you want for programming purpose. Android Studio and Visual Studio Code are some IDE’s you can go for.
Here are links from which you can download these IDE’s,
Visual Studio Code –
A) Website link – https://code.visualstudio.com/Download
YouTube Link – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlIzFUI1QGA
B)Android Studio –
Website link- https://developer.android.com/studio
YouTube Link – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0zx_eFyHRU0
2. Install Flutter SDK –
a) Flutter SDK is essential thing one must have while starting with Flutter. You can download flutter SDK from link given below,
Flutter SDK – https://flutter.dev/docs/get-started/install
b) Edit environment variables by adding new path according to your system.
c) Check flutter version by putting command “flutter –version” to check Flutter SDK installed properly or not.
d) Run “Flutter Doctor” command to check availibilty of all dependancies required to built a flutter project.
3. Install Plugin –
Install Plugins for Dart and Flutter through your installed IDE. You can install plugins form configure/Settings section of your IDE.Restart your IDE’s after installing plugins for Dart as well as Flutter.
4. Create flutter Project –
Open installed IDE in your system. Open terminal in desired folder location.
To create flutter project in your system run following command in terminal- “flutter create demo_app“.
That’s it. Now you are ready to create your first Flutter Project !!!
You can refer following YouTube channels for free Flutter Tutorials-
B) Official Flutter Channel
C) The Net Ninja
D) Reso Coder
Happy Coding !
The article is edited by Mr. Nachiket Labade