App design 101: all you need to know about mobile app design

The mobile app market is becoming increasingly competitive. With around 2.2 million apps available in the Google Play Store and 2 million apps in the Apple Store as of June 2016, standing out from the crowd has never been so hard. In order to top the charts, it is essential for apps to captivate the customer …

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Common programming errors in web app development

Nowadays there is no web app development project that does not include a mobile app development. And it is common to find gaps when creating web pages optimized for mobile. Most of these common errors could be resolved by simply developing in Responsive Design (using the same HTML and URL for all pages of the …

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How to create a game: step by step guide

Not all mobile applications are the same, there are many types of apps, but definitely the most downloaded and earning a greater return on investment are the games. There are many companies that want to invest in creating mobile games as a business but do not quite know where to start. At Yeeply we have …

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Strategies for making a profit out of app development

It will not be the first time you hear this from us; you must have a mobile marketing strategy prepared to publicize your app before releasing it to the markets. This is key to obtaining downloads and loyal users and to get maximum return on our app and application development investment. However, the cost of an …

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Geolocation, mobile marketing and app development

Mobile marketing is not a type of marketing and advertising that is exclusive to mobile applications although it is where we find it’s occurring the most. The same thing happens with geolocation, which although an implicit functionality in virtually all mobile application development and all mobile devices, we can use it whenever we have an Internet …

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App design, why it matters to users and how to do it

By the time we start planning our future application we think of everything that the user needs, how we are going to introduce it, how our application will react … But one of the most important features of app planning is the app design. The truth is that often people don’t think of this part of app …

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Mobile app design trends 2016

In this blog spot trends in app design over the first half of this year, so that anyone who has started a project recently, has the resources to capitalise on them. Now in 2016, we see new trends in mobile app design that must be taken into account when venturing into new design territory, and …

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Get involved in web app development

As with any discipline, no one becomes an expert overnight, you need proper training. This also applies for professional web app development. While most developers involved in the world of applications focus on creating native mobile applications, there is a large market for web application development. This is usually the cheaper and faster option, although …

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Mobile app design: what are UX, UI and IxD?

When discussing mobile app design we are thinking about the colour used, the app’s style, its icon’s design and other variables that are visible to the naked eye. However, app design goes far beyond these and should respond to the needs set out by UX, UI and IxD. Let’s see how each of these affects …

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The Importance Of App Prototyping In Mobile Development

There are many aspects to take into account in mobile application development, but it’s especially during the initial stages when we should be paying more attention to them. One of the key steps in mobile project development is the conception of the idea itself, polishing it and determining more specific aspects of it. Interaction and …

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Resources available for Android app development

Anything we might say will surely sound Chinese to a customer – owner of an app project on which we are working − when we talk to him about the resources available on Android. However, these resources are a very important part of Android app development and defining them correctly is vital to accomplish a …

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Being an iOS and Android app developer, mastering both OS

In our later post, we interviewed Fernando Rodríguez − an expert in application development. Now it’s him who addresses us directly to talk about his experience on taking the leap from developing apps only for iOS to becoming also an Android app developer. By Fernando Rodríguez: About a year ago, I was teaching a Big …

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To create apps: being an entrepreneur in the mobile industry

Entrepreneurship is booming more than ever. And − along the same lines − mobile applications are also living a golden period. So, looking forward to create apps and to become a successful entrepreneur at the same time is not unreasonable at all. In fact, combining both becomes a must for fresh and innovative entrepreneurs. The …

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5 Tips on app design for Apple Watch

Apple launched its smartwatch to the markets just a few months ago. The arrival of Apple Watch has opened the way for a new style of designing mobile devices. It has brought about a radical change in app design which many players in the industry yet don’t know how to deal with. For this reason, …

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6 Tips for the novice Android app developer

Being a freelance programmer is not always an easy task, regardless of the operating system on which we focus. As previously discussed on more than one occasion, Android and iOS are currently the most successful operating systems − both in Yeeply’s mobile project marketplace as elsewhere. So if you have already been around as an …

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Mobile security in app programming: access permissions

Security in app programming is one of the issues concerning developers the most. Likewise, it’s also very important for mobile app customers and users. When downloading an app, just think about how many permissions you are prompted with to access your phone’s contents: pictures, contacts, data, connections, etc. The fact is that − unlike desktops …

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Good and bad practices in App Store Optimization

At the moment when we are about to launch a mobile application − whatever kind it may be − our app marketing strategy must already be well conceived. Optimising our app’s title, description and the like is the aspect of our strategy that we can control best. This is known as App Store Optimization − …

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5 Challenges in Android mobile game development

The use and development of games for mobile devices has kept on rising throughout 2015. Our experience as mobile game development experts makes us believe that creating games for Android is the current obsession for developers as a whole. And Statista’s data on the number of apps and games available in Google Store is also …

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Technical basis for mobile application development

It may seem that finding a mobile app programmer is just as quick and easy as snapping your fingers and that we’ll have our project developed in no time. But the truth is that mobile application development is not easy. If you have an app in mind, it’s better to learn the basics about the …

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5 Mobile marketing actions to improve engagement

Quettra has recently published a study on mobile marketing that confirms the biggest problem currently faced by mobile applications: low user retention. It carries out a comparison between apps located in different Android rankings and it may come as a surprise (or not!) that the most popular − those located in the Top 10 − …

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9 Web app development essentials for your mobile project

Everything is continuously changing in the mobile app development industry – sometimes very quickly in fact. The pace is such that trends can change in the course of just a few months, as has happened in web app development. We have previously paid plenty of attention in our blog to native apps and we want …

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App programming: is being an expert in development enough?

The app programming process is long and complex, so having the best app experts and developers in an app project is paramount for it to stay afloat. Thus, regardless of whether it’s a small or a large project, you must always be surrounded by experts of all possible fields. As we have already recommended in …

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