“App” this three letter word has done wonders in the field of technology and has given such ease to the lives of people. Want food, there is an app, want to transfer or receive money, want to invest, want to book movie or flight tickets, want to book a dinner table, or a hotel room? There is an app for each and it has given so much comfort to people that they are doing what seemed a task easily and at just click of their fingers through their mobile phones, desktops or laptops or any gadgets that they are comfortable with.
Take a moment to thank those who work relentlessly to develop these apps and make them user friendly and handy so that you are able to use them without much a fuss.
WebCoir IT solutions brings to you various helpful techniques in the process app development.
Because we have an app for any of the things that we need, there are so many apps in the market to help the users. In order to for you to have an app which is used by many people, these app development techniques are going to be of immense help.
Behind every successful innovation, invention is an idea which originates from the imagination.
Keep in mind what problems can your app shall be able to resolve and what will be the features of your app. Also while thinking about your mobile app, you should be aware of the cost and the productivity of it which shall be determined by the larger number of audience it can be helpful to.
Identify the audience that you are going to target with your app because having a target audience will be able to tell you about the success ratio of our app. Also the mobiles and other platforms that it will support should also be kept in mind. Certain factors that needs to be considered while selecting mobile platforms and devices includes coverage, device support, performance and other features.
3. Design your app
Designing of an app has become really crucial in the way it shall be accepted by the users and the usability of the app. The web designers and developers focus on the UI design pof an app which has gained much emphasis today. Multi torch gestures for torch enabled devices and platform designs should also be considered.
The design is an important factor on which depends the success of the app in the market.
4. Decide on an approach to design
Identifying an approach of designing an app is a must. This approach must take into account the budget and the time constraint of the clients.
There are different apps that can be developed based on approach it takes such as native, hybrid or web app.
Native apps are time taking, costly, platform specific, require skill as well as knowledge. To be developed with most user experience in all approaches
Web Apps: these are cheap and less time taking apps and can run on multiple platforms. They can be developed using HTML5, CSS, JAVA Script code.
5. Develop a prototype
After having developed an approach for your app, it is now time for you to develop a prototype. A prototype makes it quite easier to sell your idea to potential buyers who can now actually view the tangible benefits instead of just visualizing or reading product description.
Don’t forget to secure your app from unauthorized user and devices.
6. Integrate an appropriate analytic tool
This helps you see how many visitors use your app, how they arrive at your site and how can you make them keep returning. There are different analytic tools available such as:
- google analytics
7. identify the beta teasers and integrate the relevant feedback
It provides you the first opportunity of getting a feedback from the target users. It helps in enhancing the visibility in the app store and gives your the app the push it needs and also reduces the risk.
You need to carefully follow these three steps while preparing for beta launch
- define the target customers
- eliminate bugs
- identify goals
8. Deploy/ release the app
This requires a proper plan. You can schedule and control the moment of release of the app. The main function that deployment of the app performs to see if it is compatible with the live environments, that the integrity is protected of the live environments and the correct components are released.
Funnel analysis signifies as to why users are failing to complete desired user actions including in-app purchases or ad clicks
- Measuring social sharing signifies what aspects of your app are capturing the attention of your users
- Correlating demographic data with user behavior
- Tracking time and location gives you insights into the contexts in which your app is used
- Finally, capturing the emergent behavior of your user base is critical
these are major input metrics that should be kept in mind.
10. Upgrade and Update your app
With new apps coming in the market each day, it has become highly important to keep upgrading and updating your app with new features so as not to allow the app to become redundant and lose it credibility and popularity. Upgrading your app with innovative features enhances its visibility along with downloads of an app. Also ensure you keep updating your app to meet new guidelines offered by the various platforms, don’t let your apps stagnate.
These are the best techniques of app development that you can follow and prosper. Also, with the right marketing strategy, it is sure that your shall be a successful development.