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Mobile application development process in 2021

Here’s everything you need to know.

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Getting a mobile app made is no child’s play. It requires careful planning, designing, development, execution, and continuous evaluation.

With technology changing rapidly, there is no doubt you will have to take mobile app development Toronto as a continuous process that helps you stay a step ahead of your competition. There are many mobile app development companies across the US and Canada that you can choose for getting your mobile app made at a great price.

In this piece, we’ll see how you can avail of the services of a mobile app development company to not only get your app made but also to maintain and update it regularly.

STEP 1-Choose the right mobile app development firm

This is crucial. You would want a firm that not only fits your budget but also has the experience and know-how to design, develop, implement and maintain your mobile app. Remember, this is a long-term association, you will need to do a background check of the firm before you sign the dotted line.

STEP 2- Explain what you intend to have in the mobile app

Communication is key here. You will have to explain what all you require in your app, what features it should have, and how many people will be using the app simultaneously. Further work and updates should also be discussed.

STEP 3- Collaborate for amazing UI/UX design

Your mobile app should be designed keeping in mind your other online and offline assets- it should have the same UI/UX design theme as your website and your offline material. The app should be easy to use- even a novice should be able to use the app without any formal training.

To ensure this, you have to collaborate with the UI/UX designer, app developer, and other stakeholders to get your app developed that matches your requirements. Also, check what your competitors are offering and how you aim to offer the same with your app. 

Determine which features you would like to have in the first version- you can always update the app in the future for features that may not be possible to code within set timeframes.

STEP 4- Mobile app coding and setup

Once the UI/UX design is ready, you can get your mobile app developer to start coding the app as per requirement. If you are looking to get your app made in state-of-the-art technology in 2021, the only way to do so is through Flutter app development.

STEP 5- Mobile app development with testing (quality assurance)

There can be many bugs that may creep up into the system. Once the app is coded and the UI/UX ready, you have to get it beta tested by a select few of your target audience. Based on their feedback the coding and UX improvements have to be made for the app.

STEP 6-Prepare the app for publishing on the Google Play Store and App Store

Once all the apps testing is done, it is now time for publishing it to the Google Play Store and App Store. Once it goes live, your app is ready to be used by the target audience.

STEP 7- App maintenance and updates

Based on the response from the target audience, routine tweaks to the code and updates can be made as and when necessary.

Remember, the time it takes for your app to go live depends on various factors-whether they are expected or unexpected. You need to be flexible and continuously cater to your target audience’s demands.

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