Boilerplate apps are great. They let you get your next project up and running quickly, and usually provide some form of structure you can follow. They can also, however, be a massive time-sink. We developers are curious by nature, and tend to have this thing where we want to know exactly how things run under the hood 🙈 In addition, boilerplates can be too minimalistic for your needs, or too much bloat.
A while ago we were proud to be releasing 2 of the very first Spotify Apps in the Netherlands at NoProtocol. For a long time since I’ve been planning on creating a Boilerplate in which we could put all the best practices and redo some stuff in hindsight. And finally, it’s here! You can grab it at https://github.com/Hyra/Spotify-Boilerplate For a bit more in-depth information, read on .. The Boilerplate project aims to provide a foundation upon which you can start building Spotify Apps.