Web Quickstart Guide

First, you'll need to sign up to get your own Firebase.

Next, simply include our JavaScript library in the <head> tag of your web app. We recommend including the library directly from our CDN as shown:

<script type='text/javascript' src='https://cdn.firebase.com/js/client/1.0.11/firebase.js'></script>

Alternatively, if you prefer to install Firebase as a local application dependency, use Bower:

bower install firebase

Finally, create a Firebase reference using the URL you were given when you created your Firebase and start using your data:

var myRootRef = new Firebase('https://myprojectname.firebaseIO-demo.com/');
myRootRef.set('Hello World!');

Next Steps

If you haven't already done so, you should try our tutorial. Next, we recommend checking out our example apps or reading on in the docs:


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