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App Inventor: How to create apps for Android

App Inventor is a development environment that allows you to create apps in a simple and visual way and without being a mobile developer. You don’t have to know java to start using this tool because you can design an intuitive app from different modules that allow you to predict the behaviour of your application. To start …

In 2017 the number of downloads of apps will reach 310 000 million

The development company SocialCubix expects the number of downloads of apps to increase 30% each year until 2016. It has been said a lot about the important turnover recorded by mobile applications. Every time there are more and more new publications that talk about the astronomical number of downloads of apps that has been reached or …

Microsoft expands its market buying Nokia

The American company's goal is to promote Windows Phone in the mobile market. Microsoft announced the purchase of Nokia in a statement on their official website. The agreement focuses on the absorption of the mobile phone business of the Finnish company, which is currently shooting in bag with a rise of 41%. Microsoft hopes to boost …

Apps to increase the productivity of your SME

  If you want to improve the productivity of your SME, there are five mobile apps that you cannot do without. Previously in the Yeeply blog we wrote about how apps are necessary for your SME. Now we want to present five essential applications  to improve the productivity of your company. These are mobile applications that will help …

Your business plan through mobile applications

  Today there are many mobile applications dedicated to the most diverse tasks. But if you are entrepreneur and developing a business plan for your company, Yeeply wants to introduce some apps that will facilitate work at this stage. We also offer, other complementary mobile applications that will help you with the day to day management …

App Store and Google Play: like dogs and cats

The infographic created by Beutler Ink for Kinvey makes an exhaustive comparison between the two major stores, Google Play and Apple Store due to the high penetration of the operating systems market. These sales and distribution models made accessible to users any type of mobile application.The data shown in the infographic is based on original …

Aplace2go: A happy and funny world!

  This is the first app that puts all the entertainment in the palm of your hand. Javier Muñoz (CEO), José Antonio Díaz (COO) y Carlos Rodelgo (CTO) joined their forces to create Aplace2go, with which they have managed to alleviate the needs that we face when we go out, putting into business. This web platform with …

Screen, colours and typography: basic elements in apps design

The success of a mobile application depends on many factors which can be controlled with work and effort. In this sense, the design of mobile apps is one of the most important elements. Without a good design, which allows users to interact well, the application will fall into disuse and not get the success that …

Tablets or smartphones devices to advertise effectively?

Despite having a lower penetration, advertising on tablets is more effective for mobile advertisers and it is 250% more profitable than on smartphones. Mobile devices have become an essential tool to reach consumers. The influence that have tablets and smartphones helps to open new advertising and marketing channels with a higher level of effectiveness. However, advertisers always encounter …

iOS at the top of the table of mobile advertising

Mobile advertising  gets more and more acceptance of advertisers and developers and it is going to be one of the major investments in 2013. At least, it is shown by different studies on marketing and advertising strategies for mobile devices. And for the moment, it seems that these predictions are about to fulfill. Opera Media Works has …

The usability of mobile applications is the key element for their success

Mobile applications have brought a revolution in the interaction of users with their mobile devices. Mobile phones have developed from simple tools to keep in touch with family and friends to genuine centers for daily tasks management. A huge part of the success that the mobile applications have achieved depends on the usability that offers …

Does my magazine need a mobile application?

  The paper press is in crisis. Fewer and fewer people come nowadays to a kiosk to buy a newspaper or magazine. For this reason, currently less advertisers invest in this advertising medium. On the other hand, the amount of mobile devices users is increasing and many people use their phones to stay informed. In fact, …

7 Clues for a successful mobile app

  It’s very possible that a simple and concrete idea will have a higher degree of success. The mobile application development is one of the main pillars of the technology market. Currently both big and small companies are trying to get the attention of their customers through their applications. But what are the clues for a successful mobile …

Milestones: what they are and how they help in app development

The whole process of the manufacturing of a product has a number of steps that should be followed to get a quality job. The field of mobile app development is no stranger to this methodology. For this reason, Yeeply has implemented the possibility to establish milestones, so that freelance developers can better plan their work …

Developers’ favourite operating systems

  Android and iOS seem to be most used mobile operating systems by the apps developers. The state of mobile ecosystem, the monetization tendencies, the business models and the development tools are some of the subjects of study that VisionMobile did in their 5th edition of the quarterly report “State of the Developer Nation”. In this sense, …

Spain: European leader in mobile devices use

According to the  E-interactive research, Spain is set to head into the mobile devices use in Europe with its penetration of mobile devices market of 63%. It is at least what the E-interactive research on the mobile technologies market in Spain shows. It becomes a clear business opportunity, with a 63% of market penetration. Usability, speed and …

How to avoid the risks of being a freelance developer

Becoming a freelancer is a good alternative to avoid unemployment. Every time there are more and more qualified professionals who choose to become freelance developers. This is also happening in the world of mobile application developers, especially considering that most companies that need a mobile app relate them in a timely manner and outsourcing. Therefore, …

The in-app payments become a source of benefits

The in-app payments have become one of the most controversial elements in the field of mobile applications. In fact, this system of app financing has caused a headache for some mobile manufacturers. However, a recent report released by Distimo notes that in-app purchases are a major source of income for those applications that offer extra content …

App Store Optimization, the necessary tool for a mobile app success

A useful and easy to use application with its own characteristics that differ it from the competition, has all the necessary ingredients to turn into a successful application. However and unfortunately, not everything depends on the quality of the tool. The ASO (App Store Optimization) is a fundamental element that makes an app being known among …

How much time to make an app? Approx. 18 weeks to develop an app

When trying to develop a mobile application, there are many questions that arise when speaking about planning. Without a doubt, one of the most frequent questions is the cost of it. On the other hand, perhaps the most difficult issue to deal with is to find out is what is the most appropriate platform to develop, …