What Are The Crucial Steps For The Mobile App Development Process?

According to some recent survey reports there are almost 2.9 million apps on Google Play Store and about 1.84 million apps available on iOS. Although the numbers are already huge, the usage of mobile applications is only increasing constantly. With increasing demand for Android and iOS applications, the competition in mobile app development services is also rising.

In the digital world, mobile app developers not only have to focus on the frontend and backend coding process and functionalities but also needs to be creative and have the required knowledge about market trends and guidelines. For developers, building a successful mobile app can be a daunting task as it is crucial to cover all aspects of the process. From the development stage to successful launch of the app, developers work is to assure the entire process is done smoothly.

In order to offer next-generation experience and increase user experience, the app development process has now included new aspects such as interactive UI & UX and cross functionalities.

If you are planning to hire a mobile app developer, it is important to ensure that the developer follows this process. It will help you to bring a successful app in the market while covering all the developmental aspects. The steps to launch a successful mobile app are as follows:

Market Research

Market Research is the foremost step in mobile development that a developer can’t afford to miss out. Market Research gives an understanding to the developers regarding the latest trends and updates of the market. By researching the market, you can redefine your idea and turn your plan into a solid strategy. Apart from this, proper research allows you to integrate innovative functionalities in the app, which can help you to attract users and increase the engagement. It gives the developers an idea about the activities of competitors and how they are leading their strategies forward with the advanced next-generation technologies and features.

Pre-Documentation

Pre documentation is essential as it helps you to bring your idea to the paper. After a proper market research, it is necessary for the developers to prepare pre documentation. With pre documentation, a developer can pre-plan the strategies of developing the mobile applications in a more proper and accurate manner.

It is important to make the plan as detailed as possible in the pre documentation process,  as it will help you to figure out the challenges which you may have to face in the future development process. 

Technical Feasibility

Now there are multiple technologies that the experts have launched in the market for individual functionality. To stay for the long run in the competitive market and to choose the best technology for your project, it is essential to know about them and decide which is best for your project.

It is not necessary to integrate all the trends. It is important to figure out which technology is best suitable for your project and meets your requirements.

In this step, the developer should complete a technical feasibility assessment.

Prototype

A concept in mind can never be accurate. It is essential to touch the experience in order to stay ahead in the market. It helps you to execute the idea without coding and with minimum efforts. A prototype allows users to connect with the ideation. Besides this, for development purposes, several points can be handled.

Focus on Design

In this digitally advanced world, only coding process and functionalities integration are not enough, designing also plays a crucial part in mobile applications. Mobile app developers now have to focus on the essential elements designing that are UI and UX.

App developers should focus on the final design and layout of the app to increase the user experience. The fonts and colors used in the app should be clear and appealing; it should not be jazzy or bold. It is very crucial to place the information in an engaging and attractive manner.

Nowadays, even the Android and iOS operating systems have certain guidelines to bring interactive UI and productive UX. Apart from this, reduce text instead of trying to involve images and videos. It will help better to understand the information as per the user’s point of view.

Development

In this stage, it is time to implement your strategy and transform your ideas into reality. Start your development process; try to opt for the fewer efforts process. There are multiple frameworks and better technologies, which helps you to access third-party libraries and less coding process. The entire focus of the developer should be on the development part, as it is the most important part of the app development process.

Testing

It is a step of the development process that you should never miss out, although most of the developers avoid it. With this process, developers are able to improve their processes and make it more refined and smooth. If there is any hurdle in the development process, they can sort the issues immediately. The testing process will help to assure the quality of the app is maintained.

Launching of App

Finally, after assuring the quality and all other aspects, you can launch your app on different operating systems. The responsibility of a developer ends only after the app is launched successfully.

With this effective process, the mobile app development companies develop high functional apps. This process is the key to the success of successful mobile applications.

Why Choose SBR Technologies?

Do you need a mobile app for your business? We are here to help you out! Irrespective of the size of your project, our senior project managers will work with you to select the best technology platform, define the scope, and build the right app for your business. SBR, being a leading mobile app development agency in India, we have already developed 100+ mobile apps for businesses of various sizes – from start-ups to large enterprises. Driven by the right strategy, creative design, and high-end technology, our native and hybrid app developers deliver products that will delight your customers and grow your business. Contact us and explore our state-of-the-art mobile app development services. When building an app, we focus on three basic aspects – the look, the ease of use, and the conversion potential. While the UI/UX attracts the customers in the first place, a robust architecture & top-notch security determine the life of an app in the long run. We believe an app that delivers value to the users will eventually drive conversions for your business.

SBR offers end-to-end mobile development services for best user experiences. Enabling businesses to be everywhere their users are, we help you to keep up with the development cycles and make robust, high quality, performance applications for all major platforms, such as Android, iOS, and Windows.

Expertise + In-depth knowledge + Teamwork = Outstanding results with powerful applications. SBR Technologies was built around the idea that companies in all industry verticals need a digital partner – someone with in-depth market understanding, knows your goals, and helps to keep your business afloat and successful in the fast-paced digital landscape.