Step 1: Install Homebrew
Homebrew is "The missing package manager for macOS". Open terminal and type the following command.
$ /usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
this will install Homebrew on your Mac. To check the version type the following command.
$ brew -v
Step 2: Install Node via Homebrew
In the terminal type the following command to install Node.
$ brew install nodeor$ brew install yarn # this will install node and yarn
If everything installed successfully then you can type in the following command in the terminal to check the Node and NPM version.
$ node -v$ npm -v
Step 3: Get the command line tool
You will run this tool locally to package, serve, and publish your projects.
npm install expo-cli --global
Step 5: clone the app from the repo
Clone the repo into your local desk and you can name it whichever name you like.
$ git clone [app_repo_url] [your_chosen_name]$ cd [cloned_app_dir]
Step 6: Test the app
$ cd app$ yarn install$ yarn start