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KEY STEPS IN IOS APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT


• In mobile application development, the iOS apps are on the top of the list. Apple’s designed iOS platform has encouraged a lot of app developers globally to build exciting and innovative apps. The iOS platform has been a versatile app development platform that provides ease to developers in coding apps. The popularity of the iPhone applications is massively affecting Windows, Android, and different OS environments. In the year 2013, Apple shared the statistics that 1 million apps are available in the Apple store and people have played more than 1 billion songs so far. These were the statistics for 2013, now we are living in 2018 and one can imagine how much improvement would have been made in last 5 years. So, if you develop an app for your business and promotional activities; it could come up as a game changer for you.


• For building creative apps through iOS Application Development platform, you need to follow some of the key steps that would ease your process of development:


STRATEGY AND PLANNING:

In the first step of the app development, you need to have a prompt idea regarding your app design and structure. You can brainstorm your ideas by exploring Apple app store, where you can find a different type of apps such as gaming, travel, social, informative and different business apps. You need to keep in mind one important thing that if you choose to build a complex app, it would cost you much and similarly it would earn much as well. It usually happens with gaming apps, they are developed with complexity and gone viral easily. So, for the first step, you need to plan out an idea and decide your budget.


LAYOUT AND FUNCTIONALITY:

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After the strategy has been planned out, the next step would be to decide layout and functionality of the app. You need to have a clear plan regarding the functionalities you require for your application, as it often happens with the developer if you go unplanned that he doesn’t deliver what is actually required. This step involves technical aspects as how every single app screen would function and how the app would interact with the users.


DESIGN OF THE APP:

App design is a key step in the process of iPhone Application Development. It is different from website development, in the development of apps you can get an expert who can do designing and coding work at the same time. Mobile app development usually requires a team of developers. Design of the app plays a crucial role in the popularity of the app, so it is advised to keep it as simple as possible.


GETTING THE APP LIVE: After the application is successfully developed and all the bugs have been checked and removed, your application can be submitted to the App store to get it live. All it requires an iTunes account to be created and set up yearly subscription charge of 99 dollars. The iTunes account will help you monitoring your app performance and analytics. iOS apps come with various monetizing options and by using them you can earn good revenue. Finally, you need to check out the feedbacks on regular basis and according to them you can make changes to your app; it will help your app standing out from the crowd.


AUTHOR’S ME: Saddam Daoud is an experienced and professional mobile application developer in Dubai, He is a software engineer by profession and an IT graduate. He is currently working with App Experts, one of affordable iOS & Android Application Development Company in Dubai. He likes to explore and experience new technologies and techniques.

Key steps in ios application development  

For building creative apps through iOS Application Development platform, you need to follow some of the key steps that would ease your proce...

Key steps in ios application development  

For building creative apps through iOS Application Development platform, you need to follow some of the key steps that would ease your proce...

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