Multi-Channel Notifications in Ruby on Rails with Noticed gem and Pushpad

In this tutorial we explain how to use the pushpad gem with the noticed gem to create multi-channel notifications in a Rails application. In particular we’ll use the noticed gem for the notifications in general, while Pushpad will be used to deliver the web push notifications in real time, even when the website is closed.

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Best UI / UX for subscribing users to web push notifications

In order to optimize the number of people that subscribe to your notifications, you need to use the right user interface (UI). It’s also important to design a good user experience (UX), so that the notification prompt is perceived as something useful for the user and not as an annoyance. In this post we’ll analyze different approaches and user interfaces that are useful to ask users to subscribe to web push notifications.

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