The availability of high end smart phones and tablets at affordable prices has resulted in the widespread use of smart phones as the primary device in performing most of your tasks on the go. The increased flexibility of cloud computing and high-speed internet has enabled users to make the most out of these indispensable assets.
With this continuing trend, mobile applications are playing an increasingly vital role in completing normal everyday tasks. A mobile application can be of any genre, whether a game, for entertainment, marketing, research, etc., however the key feature on its success depends on how it looks and performs on the platform, device and most importantly if it meets user expectations.
A number of factors come into play when a user chooses to use a desired app, starting from its user-friendliness, compatibility, and speed in comparison to other features, cross-platform support and bug free programming.
If you are looking to develop a mobile application with any app development company in Melbourne, you should always preview their portfolio to assess the kind of apps they have worked on, their client testimonials — and most importantly — their ability to provide you with a personal service through-out the entire app development stage rather than just treat you as another client file in their records.
Furthermore, if you are looking to develop an app from scratch or perform a redesign with an app development company, it would be advantageous for the app development company have a strong background in the following key aspects of mobile application design and implementation:
An app development company that has prior experience converting a desktop application to a mobile app would have an added advantage as in this scenario many users would be shifting from computers to mobile devices and having an app development company with this experience would make the transition seemless.
Multiple Platform Migration:
Be it ipad/iphone, Android, Blackberry, Windows phone with their respective OS, brands or models – a development company with this experience of changing over from one platform to another is always preferable.
When doing a re-design, select an app development company that can advise you of the key redesign features in an app rather than just blindly doing the changes of the first draft. The feedback from the app development company would show that they are keep to get a design where your users can comfortably manage content and keep it cost effective for you as well.
User Interface Design:
UX/UI is critical with a mobile app. When select an app development company go through their port-folio and look at their previous work. A user-friendly and interactive app that does a task with simple steps will keep user coming back to it and recommend it around. An app development company that places prominence on user interface that is compatible with numerous platforms will make it easier to reach more users.
The quality of an app is necessary for it to function properly and be accepted. A conscientious developer will carry out frequent and rigorous testing, resolve problems, (if any) before its launch for good quality assurance. A glitch free product would have to be checked for its functionality, integration, system, usability, navigation and any other potential issues before it hits the market.
Always look out for the quality aspects of an app development company and their internal processes they have in place to adhere to quality. Application from such an app development company, that have the right internal quality procedures and the right skills, experience and expertise on various platforms, devices and versions would certainly add a lot of value to your product and could be the factor that gets your app to the top of the list.
Want to know more about web apps and mobile apps development CALL US AT 1300 842 077, EdwayApps. You can also contact us in person. We have our offices at: Level 1, 424 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 3004 VIC; or, Level 1, 100 William Street, Sydney 2000 NSW.