Crafting a Mobile App? Consider This!

October 4, 2017 Daniel Craig 896 Views

Do you have an idea that you think would make the next best mobile app if implemented properly? Great! Because this post is just for you!

Mobile phones are everywhere and hence now, more than ever, there is an ever-increasing demand for mobile apps to perform various tasks. Almost every organization now has a mobile app which they use to portray their products and services. Starting off without proper planning is bad for you. If you are a developer, you would end up spending a lot of valuable time that you could be spending on something productive. If you are an individual without any programming background and have just a basic idea of what you wish your app would look like, you would probably end up wasting a lot of money. Hence it is highly recommended to plan well before you set out on a mobile app development adventure.

Here are a few things you must consider before crafting a mobile app:

Evaluate The Need For The App
There’s a popular belief that since the world’s population is so large, there are more people who have the same thoughts and ideas as you have. This motivates a lot of people to just go ahead and make their apps because they see a market within those people. Chances are slim, very slim, that those people would find ever find your app. And how many conversions do you aim to have with those number of people? 10 at max, right? It is better to look around you and find a problem that a lot of people face and make an app to solve that problem. I assure you that it would work out because you are addressing the needs of the masses instead of addressing the needs of a few like-minded individuals. This isn’t, in any way, meant to demotivate you. Instead, I see this as a reality check. So yes, make sure that there is a genuine need for a substantial number of people that you are satisfying with your product.

Decide Whether You Need an App or Website
Sometimes you need mobile apps. Sometimes you need mobile websites. And some other times, you need both. Decide which case is yours and get the same built. Sometimes the decision is as easy as choosing between food and everything else. But sometimes, the choice is as difficult as choosing between Android and iOS. While it all boils down to your preferences as well as that of your intended audience, it is quite a difficult decision to make.

Have a Strategy
This is something that applies in all walks of life. One must have a strategy in place for everything. It is not enough to just think about the goal that you seek to achieve with the help of your app. It is equally important, if not more important, to know what your path would look like, effectively setting up milestones for every step of the development.

BrainMobi is one of the best companies you would come across for your mobile app development needs. We have a team of top developers who can build both, a mobile app, as well as a website for you. All you have to do is give us your requirements and we would give it to you. Just don’t ask for flying carpets rolled in your app that you can use to escape traffic jams. We tried it and failed miserably.

Contact us at to get your mobile app crafted by mobility experts. Trust us, we have let many feel what great mobile app development feels like.

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danielcraig Daniel heads the Marketing & Business Analysis division, along with Operations at BrainMobi. With an experience of over 5 years into IT and mobile app development industry, Daniel has acquired a keen ability across creating digital strategy, business strategy, user experience analysis, agile project management, operations management, digital marketing and other related marketing activities. Daniel is the driving force behind the day-to-day business at BrainMobi. Prior to BrainMobi, he was working for Affle Enterprise as Marketing & Business Analyst.