5 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps
by prahalad | 01 Jun, 2016
If you've ever wanted to build a mobile application, but the heavy investment put you off, so you're not alone here who face this hurdle.
There are many mobile platforms available to help you build an app on your budget — quickly, and with no coding knowledge required.
With a small investment, you can create and manage your mobile application using one of the platforms listed below:
Mobile Roadie is an app creator from which anyone can create and manage their own iOS or Android app. This platform supports all types of media, such as importing of RSS automatically, Twitter or Google News keywords, and an auto-refreshing fan wall through which users can have a conversation with each other in real time.
You can use the free Mobile Roadie Connect app to preview your app accurately, just as your users would on their devices. You can push content straight to your app and pull content from it to your end. The API is language agnostic, so you can pull data in a variety of formats like XML, JSON, PHP, CSV and HTML. You can easily craft a custom look and feel for your app and apply that to all platforms.
TheAppBuilder provides a suite of apps for employees, clients, events and brochures, with two different approaches available. You can use online toolkit to build the app, and either the training provided or TheAppBuilder itself work to define and build the structure of the app and populate it with initial content.
Using the dedicated AppLibrary, you can give users a window with multiple apps and even customize it with your own branding. You can protect both public and private apps with usernames and passwords, and distribute them via the app store, making use of TheAppBuilder's Active Directory integration to enable login with existing credentials and user groups.
Updating the structure and content of your apps is easy, because you can make unlimited updates and publish on multiple mobile platforms just in one click. The platform supports iPhone, iPad and Android devices.
Appy Pie is a cloud-based mobile app creation tool which allows users to create application for Windows, Android and iOS without programming skills, and publish it to Google Play or iTunes. No need to install or download anything–you can just drag and drop pages to create your own mobile app online. After completion, you’ll receive an HTML5-based hybrid app that works with all platforms, including Blackberry. All revisions are in real time, with the ability to send push notifications, monetize with ads, see live analytics, and track location with GPS. You can also integrate social media feeds, blogs, websites, audio, radio and more. .
AppMachine is an easy-to-use platform to build and design apps for both iOS and Android. It also has drag-and-drop interface, you can combine different building blocks that offer a variety of features, such as information, photos and video. The building blocks can also let you link your app to Facebook, Twitter, or online stores. You can design the app in your own unique style and choose your navigation paths, colors, fonts and icons, taking complete control of layout and watching your progress using the Previewer.
Test your app after building it and check its progress on your computer, mobile or tablet. Once your app is fully tested and ready to go, you can publish and promote your app, and analyze the user data. AppMachine takes care of everything you need to get your app into Apple's App Store and Google Play.
AppMakr is an app creation platform that lets anyone create iOS, Android and HTML5 apps, with no coding knowledge required. It was founded in 2009, and recently acquired by Infinite Monkeys.
You can make as many apps as you want, with unlimited updates, and utilize a number of features including push notifications, photo galleries, live updates, music and video streaming, chat rooms, Google Maps integrationand much more.
You keep track of all your apps through the Dashboard, easily customize your app's looks and functionality, preview your app in real time and publish it to the markets with a single click.