How are mobile websites better than mobile application development?

by Satish Gatt Software Developer

It is no new information that mobile and tablet users are increasing minute-by-minute across the globe. With such an exposure comes great pressure on businesses and their marketing teams to be able to reach the audience in millions.

Though the advanced devices have made it easier to connect with thousands of users very easily it has also created hundreds of options. The greater difficulty arises when you do not know which will serve best to your requirements.

The easiest, affordable, and the most convenient way to reach your audience is by hiring website design services or mobile app development services for developing intuitive and mobile websites and applications. Such web-based software and applications help you connect with your prospects on smaller screens and impress than with a user-friendly interface.

The mobiles sites are a smaller version of desktop websites and can be quickly accessed on mobiles and tablets. Thus, helping the user to complete a series of tasks without any hindrance.

Let’s discuss the few ways in which mobile websites are better than mobile application development,

Profound user-experience:- The mobile websites are specifically designed for hand-held devices and therefore, one can access them easily on they smartphones. Any user who comes across such sites automatically build a reputation for your business. Whereas the profound the user-experience impresses the user and he gets enticed into crawling through the rest of the pages.

Brand identity:-  A mobile website developed by a web development company creates a unique identity of your organisation. Though mobile application performs better yet in this section the difference is not much. A site offering all the features on tinier displays is still a sign that your company is technically advanced.

Better download speed:- Since the mobile sites are developed as per the goal of them getting accessed on phones. Therefore, their loading speed is optimized. The website design and development company ensures that users can surf and download on the available internet speed and hence, the browsing speed of sites os far better than mobile applications. Also, they can be used as applications. Just imagine! The time, efforts, and investments saved on developing an application.

Highly cost-effective:- Definitely developing an application is costlier than customizing the site as per various mobile platforms. However, in the case of mobile app development, one has to think of whether they want it to develop it for Android users or iOS users or for both. In any case, the cost gets multiplied to almost twice. Yet in the case of hand-device websites, the development and customization can be done in almost half cost and timeline.

Better competition:- With a mobile website, you can surpass your competitors. Moreover, changes and modifications are easier to make and publish. However, the same is not the case with application development.


If you are looking for budget-friendly, technically advanced, and simpler options then mobiles sites are a great direction in which every brand can proceed. Such sites bring more traffic and open the entire world for business.

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About Satish Gatt Innovator   Software Developer

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