Newsfreak Installation Requirements

Newsfreak Installation Requirements Form

WordPress Details

This is required for the configuration of your WordPress site like user registration/login, WP Rest API setup and theme configuration, etc. You can change the password when the installation is done.

App Details

The package name will be your app identifier for both Android & iOS in both app stores. It should look like com.company_name.app_name. Like, Our app package name is com.mrblab.newshour. You can use the same package name for both Android & iOS. 

Google Play & Appstore Credentials (Required to upload your app)

You can ignore that if you don’t want to upload your app to the google play store and apple app store. You can change your password later.

Admob Setup (Optional)

You can ignore it if you don’t want to implement ads in the app.

Go to your Admob Account and create an app for Android then create 3 ad unit IDs. Banner, Interstitial & Native Ads. (Do the same for iOS)

App Assets

The app icon should be in .png format, 512*512 in pixels and square shape.

The splash icon should be in .png transparent format, 400*400 pixels, and in any shape. The splash is the icon you see on the initial screen when you open the app.


The app logo should be in .png transparent format, 300*60 pixels.


Multi-Language Setup (Optional)

It is required if you want to add multi-language for the static texts of the app. It’s not related to the database. The default language is English. You can ignore this if you want only English. Go to this URL: Download Link and download this en.json file and open the file on any editor app and edit only the right side values with your preferred language. Don’t edit the keys(left-side values). Example: If you want to add the Hindi language then just edit all the right side values in the Hindi language. You can edit the values in a Word file too. And finally, upload the edited file by making a zip file. Do the same for multiple languages.

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Firebase Setup (Required)

Go to the Firebase console: and create a project by your app name, go to the project overview > project settings > users & permissions and add [email protected] as an owner and send an invitation. You can remove our email after the installation.


Cpanel Configurations

Need to configure two files (wp-config.php and .htaccess) from ‘Cpanel File Manager’ for the JWT Authentication. We will do it remotely via Anydesk app. Make sure you have installed that.