Houston iPhone application development
The demand for iPhone app development has drastically increased considering the boom in the iPhone audience in Houston over the last few years. With iPhone’s famous distribution platform, the iTunes store, it has become necessary to develop iPhone applications for marketing, advertising, entertainment, gaming and other utilities.
The boom in iPhone users translates into a demand for iPhone mobile apps. We do understand developing a mobile app for your business is not a simple task. Businesses are often confused as to what platforms to choose for their new mobile app or how to tackle deployment issues. That’s where expert iPhone application developers at Softway Solutions can help demystify the complexities and offer seamless iPhone application development services.
Softway as an iPhone applications development company
The edge that Softway has as an iPhone app company is clearly in what we’ve evolved to be — our own client. We have a couple of our very own iPhone apps - the GhostCodes app for Snapchat users and the Radio and Sports App built for the iPhone and Android audience. We’ve walked the talk, by using our expertise in effective custom apps development to create a range of our own products. This client-perspective helps us give you the best experience when it comes to an iPhone app development process. We’ve grown to be an expert iPhone apps development company in Houston that is very affluent with the process of building applications and is always striving to improve with every application that we develop. Our mobile app developers not only have extensive experience in iPhone programming for mobile devices, but are also integrally involved in the design phase which adds value to the end product.
Softway’s iPhone app development process
1. App concept & ideation
Business objectives are so important when it comes to your iPhone mobile development. Defining your business objectives will help you build customized apps that tie up to achieving your company’s objectives in the long run.
At Softway, we start by asking you the right questions. Ideas can be all over the place and that’s why in understanding your business objectives, we can take those ideas, brainstorm and take what fits for a workable app solution. We additionally understand how sensitive an app idea or concept can be to you as a client. Since we are all about making dreams a reality, you can trust your idea to not just be developed by the iPhone app developers in Houston but also optimized for search, user experience and ROI.
2. Prototyping for app element visualization
This is a phase where wireframes are drawn to offer a visual of the app prior to development. These are built to convey the visual appeal on iPhone mobile screens, that will help you as clients, see a blueprint of your concept and a preview of the product before it moves on to app graphic design and development.
At Softway, professional business analysts come into play. Their expertise working on cross-platform mobile apps and exposure to various industries, besides the technical know-how of the iPhone environment and process, equip them to effectively perceive your ideas. This way, ideas don’t get lost in communication. Ideas are transferred onto wireframes to benefit from app visualization prior to development. The benefits include: saving you from development rework costs, offering scope to improve on the design and experience and an on-time app delivery.
3. Graphic design for creative appeal
In this phase we focus on visual appeal. This can include the right colors, contrasts, fonts, image vs. text, videos, and other creative elements. This offers a more visual representation of your app concept. Here graphic designers take into account the responsive environment of iOS, be it iPad apps or the various iPhone screen resolutions, and design images or elements that offer the best user experience of your app.
At Softway, our app designers are experts in UX graphics and understand development ranges and limitations. They don’t just offer well-designed iPhone apps but provide effective custom apps that offer a seamless user experience in terms of design. Our graphic designers work with our development team to infuse a balanced perspective and user experience that delivers on the business goals.
4. App development & programming
This phase is where your programming and development approaches come into play. A business for various reasons could choose to build their iPhone app in a native environment, browser or opt for the hybrid approach. An approach may be chosen based on multiple factors but the main thing to refer back to are your business goals. The most ideal app approach, known for its support of robust applications, is the native approach. Since this can be very complex and demanding in terms of expertise, it’s important to find professional iPhone application developers in Houston.
5. iPhone application testing
Like any product, an iPhone app requires testing before launch. Companies often need their applications to reach the market faster to earn their awaited ROI. To qualify for a market release via the App Store, the Apple team reviews the app as a final test of your app development.
Our iPhone apps development services in Houston ensure functional testing, usability testing, security testing, and load testing. All your mobile app development needs are found in a one-stop shop experience in Houston and where mobile testing experts and developers work cross-functionally to get the final nod.
6. iPhone app release & maintenance
This phase is where your iPhone mobile application is put to its final test. After several rounds of internal testing, an app must be submitted to the App Store. At Softway, we aim for the App Store approval in the very first go. This is one of the many benefits of investing with the expertise of an iPhone mobile application development company. Apple reviews the app for credibility, filtering out low-performance or quality apps and rendering flawless iPhone mobile apps available for user download.
More often than not, app owners tend to think of app releases as the final phase of an app development cycle. Softway’s project managers keep you informed of the maintenance costs that no one talks about. We keep you prepared of the various maintenance costs an iPhone app owner will have to incur. These costs range from investing in frequent updates, bug-free version upgrades, help desk for app malfunctions, back-ups, load and scalability testing. You can read more on mobile app maintenance on our blog.
iPhone enterprise applications
Custom mobile applications are important to provide users with real-time services. With the market being so dynamic these days, it no longer remains a luxury to empower employees and customers on the go. Competition demands it. Being able to provide that key information at the fingertips of your employees and customers is a sure shot to be able to stay at par with the competition, if not, ahead. Innumerable success stories quoted by a large number of corporations is proof that the distribution to reach your market is no doubt the preferred option. We can identify that distinct solution to solve your enterprise mobility needs. For example, a business may want to develop a GPS based application that helps their employees track their positions with respect to delivery points or be able to access a centrally located database repository to update information.
iPhone marketing application
Businesses can now build applications to allow the customers to interact with their product while also making it fun and entertaining. These applications can track how their audience is interacting on the iPhone with their product by gathering data. This data informs you about the behavior of the user which allows intelligent decision making. Kill two birds with one stone by giving your audience an iPhone application that they enjoy and also one that helps you run your business.
iPhone advertising application
Since an iPhone is so individualized, we can track and gather information for each individual iPhone user. Delivery of advertisements through applications on the iPhone makes it much more targeted and effective. You can build applications that are for entertainment and deliver advertisements through them to the end user of the iPhone. This method of advertising to individuals via the iPhone is by far the most effective mobile advertising platform. Our iPhone programmers and developers can assist you in developing such an advertisement delivery application on the iPhone.
iPhone data security
Keeping your data in one system either at your desk or on the go will help keep your information secure. It is critical to ensure your custom iPhone app is developed in partnership with an experienced and reputed company that not only guarantees to address your security concerns but also provides functionality and a seamless user experience. For the healthcare industry, an advancement could be sending medical reports to patients, protecting unauthorized access by encrypting them, and providing passcodes for guaranteed security.
iPhone entertainment and gaming applications
With the iPhone’s extensive capabilities such as the accelerometer, 3D rendering, touch screen and much more – it makes the iPhone the perfect device for entertainment applications for music, visual entertainment and games. Our iPhone game development team has worked on a few game titles of their own on the iPhone and is always looking for more opportunities to build games and entertainment based applications.
We, as an established development firm, understand the criticality of ensuring quality and security while developing custom mobile applications for seamless user experience and functionality.
If you need a custom business based application in Houston, don’t look any further. Softway Solutions’ iPhone and iOS application programming and development teams are here to render you their services.
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