Coming across the terms mobile application development has become a routine thing now. The convenience and comfort they offer are unmatchable! The process has thus become mandatory in a way, for the companies to compete and hold ground. But what exactly do we mean by mobile application development and why is it so important? If you wish to know the related fundamentals, you have landed on the right page!
With billions of people using smartphones, spending 90% of their time on mobile apps, developing apps is becoming critical for businesses to stay relevant and competent. There is intense competition in mobile software and changes within each platform. Thus, the application software developers have to take care of many things like hardware configurations and specifications, constraints, contexts, screen sizes etc.
Let’s talk about the pre-requisites!
What are mobile app development requirements? With ever-changing and evolving technology, nothing remains the same for long; mobile app development to is changing constantly.
An Operating System, currently considered fresh as fruit may become redundant a few months later!
Failing to keep up with development updates can have impacts – adverse ones that too. If a company is incompatible with a new OS update released by Android or iOS, it can get delisted quickly. Delays or failure to update the OS can lead to cybersecurity issues as well.
Along with all this, one needs to be mindful and realistic about the application itself! Yes! You MUST NOT create an application, just to appear woke or for the namesake. Let me elaborate… Imagine getting an app developed, which alone costs between 5,000 to 15,000 USD (to start), plus the added cost to update and manage it continuously. How bad would it be, if all that investment goes to the drains, right?!
Thus, developing an app proves to be fruitful only if it’s a great app! An application that has been created just for the namesake can drive the customers away because of poor user experience.
Businesses out there are developing the best web solutions and applications; it is thus crucial to be competent in order to survive amongst the best, right?
Get to know about ‘THE Process’
Irrespective of the kind of project you want to bring to the market, the app development process involves six main steps – Idea, Design, Development, Testing, Launch, Marketing. Let’s delve into the details:
Idea- involves brainstorming, ideating and researching. Think, analyse and try to answer a few questions about your app- what kind, why is it required, what kind of problem would it address, what all steps would go into making it a success, how relevant it really is, its important features etc.
Applications are one of the most helpful and frequently used ‘tools’ in our lives. They have made a lot of things possible with just a click! With innovators coming up with stupendous solutions every day and serving them to the audience through apps; why should you and your team be laggards?!!
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