With the near ubiquity of smartphones and tablets on a variety of different platforms, app development is more lucrative than ever. People are used to being entertained, banking, and shopping on the move, and problem solving software that users can take with them on the go has an astronomical perceived value.
This is an opportunity to keep customers up to date with news, special offers, and promotions sent directly to their pocket, or deliver a miniature version of your product or service for users to access at any time.
According to Apple, over 25 billion apps have been downloaded through their App Store. By 2014, there will be 70 billion applications downloaded onto mobile devices. These aren't just childish diversions: millions of dollars are being exchanged every year in a market where demand far outstrips supply. For most people, iPhone development is a mystical act – that's why developing for the App Store dramatically increases the credibility of your business and keeps your brand in their mind for a long time to come.
We know all about Apple's SDK, from handling tools like animations, all the way to the user interface, but our most valuable asset may be our ability to market your app and make sure that it doesn't get lost in the crowd once you're ready to make your own splash.
Obviously, all of your customers probably aren't using iPhones – if you're trying to cast a wide, it's important to reach people who use Motorola, HTC, and a wide variety of other phones. Even though iPhone apps have a critical mass of marketplace buzz, the Android marketplace is growing even faster thanks to the wide variety of platforms they're featured on. We can create useful, engaging apps that sync up with online databases, showoff your documents, and engage with social media, and make sure they get the hands of eager app users.
If you're already familiar with the Apple and Android SDK's, you may think that mCommerce is a new development platform. It isn't – mobile commerce is exploding as more people make their cellphones the center of their digital life. There are about $200 billion dollars spent on mobile commerce per year, from 30% of mobile phone owners. According to the Huffington Post, mCommerce is set to outpace eCommerce by 2015!
We spend plenty of development time thinking about the needs of mobile users – we can create a shopping experience users can pause at any time in order to attend to other pressing business, or even allow them to resume their purchase on another device!
Things like single touch dialing, GPS based navigation to your office or business, integration with your website and mobile marketing program are all possible. We can even customize their shopping path based on the size and platform of their mobile machine. Whether you're a restaurant, medical professional, craftsman, or marketer, these kind of benefits can give you serious separation from your competition.
You never have to worry about diving into something you aren’t prepared for with ComSeo. We know the ins and outs of mobile app development and marketing, and just as importantly, we can use our experience in the industry to help you decide whether a mobile app is right for you.