Jira Cloud App Development with Atlassian Forge

The easiest way to write your own Jira Cloud apps

Learn how to write your own Jira Cloud apps with Atlassian Forge. This is by far the easiest way to write your own Jira apps.

What you’ll learn

  • How Atlassian Forge apps work.
  • How to develop Forge apps.
  • Walk-throughs of all the extension points.
  • Build two Forge apps.
  • UI Kit for user interface building.
  • Custom UI for user interface building.
  • Publishing apps on the Atlassian Marketplace.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 10 lectures • 1hr 15min.
  • APIs and Extension Points –> 13 lectures • 1hr 29min.
  • Building a UI Kit App –> 10 lectures • 1hr 18min.
  • Building a Custom UI App –> 8 lectures • 53min.
  • The Atlassian Marketplace –> 5 lectures • 24min.
  • Roundup and Conclusions –> 1 lecture • 3min.

Jira Cloud App Development with Atlassian Forge

Requirements

  • You have heard of Jira.
  • You have fundamental understanding of writing code (this is not a coding course).
  • Some NodeJS or Javascript experience.

Learn how to write your own Jira Cloud apps with Atlassian Forge. This is by far the easiest way to write your own Jira apps.

Many app vendors still use Atlassian Connect as their main platform. Forge may not be as powerful yet but is far easier than Connect, and there is no need to worry about setting up any infrastructure. Atlassian handle it all for you.

If you are a Jira administrator or software developer who has always dreamed about making your own extensions, then this course is right for you. It will get you on the road to making your own add-ons and listing them on the Atlassian Marketplace, where you can choose to provide your add-on for free or even monetise your work.

You never know, this could be the start of your very own Atlassian App business!

If you are an Atlassian Consultant, then you will learn how powerful Forge apps can be and how easy it is to write them.

After getting you set up with your development environment, this course will teach you how to write your own apps by covering all the basic concepts first and then taking you through the development of two aps: a UI Kit app and a Custom UI app with Atlassian Forge. And don’t worry, you will also learn what UI Kit and Custom UI are.

This course covers the following areas:-

  • Introduction to Jira apps
  • Development environment setup
  • Building a simple example app and how it all works
  • The development cycle
  • User interface formatting with UK Kit, Custom UI
  • Using JavaScript and REST APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) to extract information from Jira and make changes in Jira
  • Extension points, modules and webhooks
  • Building two apps from scratch
  • Publishing your app on the Marketplace