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How to Develop a Mobile App at an Individual Level?

Posted In Mobile App Development - By Techtiplib on Thursday, April 21st, 2016 With No Comments »

It’s very important to create a mobile app that’s not only good in looking, but also effective in running.

Today building a mobile application is no longer a branding exercise. Many business units and entrepreneurs at an individual level are resorting to creating an intuitive application for their business so as to simplify the process of marketing and make it easy for the customers to do online purchasing. In today’s modern scenario, there are so many ways which have come up for creating cost effective applications. Also apart from this, the usage of mobile apps is continuing day by day so millions of customers are engaging with different brands. Therefore, it has become extremely imperative to develop an app for the same. At an individual level, business developers should know how to create an engaging app that would drive the interest of the users to the maximum and evoke a good amount of response from them.

Develop a Mobile App

Creating a mobile application is very much similar in certain aspects to creating a website. It includes all the components like security, data providers, navigation etc. However, there are certain parts for which you need an external framework and different kind of approaches.

  1. FORMULATE THE IDEA: The very first thing you need to formulate is the idea or the prototype. You can simply draw it on the paper to get an overall idea about your application. A quick brainstorming needs to be done before actually starting to develop your mobile application.
  2. SET UP THE BACK END: Now that you have formulated your ideas and about to bring it into implementation, the next step is setting up the back end of your system. Under this, you need to set up different databases, servers, and other storage solutions. You also need to sign up for your developers account to several app marketplaces and this task should totally be done on time.
  3. SECURITY: Security of apps is another important aspect .There are many users who use public networks which result in a lack of security. On the other hand, there are some users who install a particular application on a personal device as a result of which if the device is abandoned then there may be a risk of data on the application to be accessed. Hence, all the data stored in the device must be erased locally and all the access to the application must be blocked.
  4. APPROACHES TO BUILD AN APP: There are mainly 2 approaches to building an app

HYBRID APPS: Hybrid apps are basically native applications with a heavy use of web browser. They show the main content on the browser but at the same time for navigation, they use all the system components. The whole content is written in HTML and JavaScript.

MOBILE APP BUILDER: You can make use of mobile app builder in which you can build the app based on high-level tasks like flow charts, using data structures, developing an appropriate writing code and logical designers etc.

  1. FINAL REVIEW: Once you have completed all the design elements you need to go for a final testing after inserting all the graphics and text you can go for various tools and apps which are specifically designed to give a final check to your work. These apps allow you to import the layouts and designs of your applications and add links wherever possible.
Author Bio: 
My name is Ashfaq and I am a man who is passionate about technology, digital marketing and writer who writes on mobile technology. At present working with AppInventiv Technologies – a leading Mobile App Development Company based in India.

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