Tips & Practices to become an Expert in Mobile App Developmentby Rob Stephen getaprogrammer
With more businesses going online through mobile applications, it has become essential to build competitive apps. And here are the expert tips and practices to help you out with a flawless and power-packed mobile app development.
Thousands of mobile apps are getting released in the App Stores every single day. With this increasing number, it has become more imperative to stay competitive with high-performing and power-packed mobile apps. And to build applications that can stand out among the rest, it has become essential for the developers to gain expertise in mobile app development.
Now, to help out the developers with this, some tips and practices on mobile application development are shared here.
Choose the right platform for the app:
The first and the most important thing you need to do before getting started with your app development process is choosing the right platform for the application. There are so many now like iOS, Android, Windows, Symbian, and a few more with the first two being the most commonly used ones. If you are planning to get your app built and want to reach out to the maximum people across the globe then choosing Android and iOS can be the right decision for your project. Being a developer you must know about these platforms. But yes, at the same time, it is important to talk to the business owner about the choice of platform.
Learn the skills required for mobile application development:
In order to create the most stunning and functional mobile apps, it is important to have in-depth knowledge about the application development market, the frameworks used, the programming languages required, the latest technologies, tools, and trends, the market fragmentation in terms of devices and operating systems, etc. Developers must also know where to start. Again discussing the project details with the client is important in this case as well to gain a clear idea about the app.
Mastery in coding skills:
The choice of programming languages and coding skills depends on the choice of the app development platform.
- For Android mobile application development:
If you are building the application for Android devices, you must have adequate knowledge and expertise on Java and Kotlin. You can even start with the Android developer library of Google. You can also find so many different manuals and tutorials on the internet for Android application development.
One important thing that you need to consider when you are building an Android application is that there is a pool of Android mobile devices available today and your app must be compatible with all these devices and versions of the OS. This will let the maximum number of people use the app without facing any inconveniences.
- For iOS application development:
When you are creating an iOS application, you must be proficient in programming languages like Objective-C, and Swift. Swift is the most widely used language for iOS now. However, having enough knowledge about Objective-C is also essential as you can get a lot of detailed documentation on this language. This will help you to code rightly and fix issues with ease.
Apple also helps developers with its iOS developer library. Apps for Apple need to be properly documented and this library helps with it. Also, developers can find enough tutorials and videos online for easy coding for iOS applications. These tutorials and videos also help to break down the challenges and complexities.
Use a mobile application development software:
Using software for your mobile application development can make the process even simpler and faster freeing developers from much coding. App development software options come with several in-built templates that can save more time and make the process effortless at the same time.
Apart from these, a developer must:
- Keep on improving the skills and stay updated with every new advancement in this field
- Come up with better app ideas for businesses
- Test an application multiple time both manually and using testing tools to ensure it’s going to perform flawlessly and look the same in all devices and platforms
Once you have incorporated these tips and practices in your mind, you will be able to build apps that will not only make their places on the top positions in the App Stores but will also get a place in the devices of the maximum number of people around the world.
Rob Stephen is an experienced mobile application developer of a leading mobile app development company in Australia, GetAProgrammer. The author has written this article about the expert mobile application development tips and practices to help out the developers in building feature-rich and ROI-driven apps effortlessly.
Created on Feb 3rd 2021 04:27. Viewed 146 times.