Introduction to Flutter

You're standing at the water cooler and suddenly you have a great idea for a mobile application. After some discussion with colleagues and your inner monologue you get home, open your editor of choice and stare blankly. Why? Because there are a myriad of choices when it comes to how the application is developed. We'll be looking at why Flutter may be the answer to your application development needs.


What is a Container in Flutter?

In this article, we'll be looking at the Container widget and how it is used within Flutter. The Container can be thought of as a widget that allows us to ensure the child elements have appropriate padding, constraints, margin, and so on.