• Jeff Burtoft
  • Senior Program Manager for Developer Experience Microsoft
  • Twitter

Jeff Burtoft is a Senior Program Manager for Developer Experience at Microsoft and is an avid supporter of the JavaScript/HTML5 community. He loves Web Standards, JavaScript and 1980’s skateboarding videos.

Additionally, Jeff is co-author of HTML5 Hacks (O’Reilly Media) a founding blogger of html5hacks.com and blogger at ThisHereWeb.com. Jeff can be found on twitter @boyofgreen


You already have an amazing, modern, responsive web app so why should you maintain separate native apps? iOS, Android, Windows 10, FireFox and Chrome all have powerful app stores with users that we all want to reach and now you can with Manifoldjs. This session will walk you through the importance of the W3C “manifest for web apps” (also how to create one) and why it powers the apps generated by ManifoldJS. We will also walk you through app creation and how to unlock a world of APIs for you app that you don’t have in the browser.