If you are an entrepreneur, an owner of a small business or a CEO of an MNC, you must know the gravity of web applications in the market. If your company wants to maintain its presence in the virtual world and survive then, they have to maintain the traditional market as well as the market available online. Web applications are the best way to do it.
Well, web applications aren’t the same as mobile applications. They are complex apps that are designed to capture, process, and store data. Shopping carts and login forms are the best examples of custom application development services. And these are just a part of it. There are many custom application development services providers that can build a web application for you.
So if you are a developer working in a firm or a company providing custom application development services, a freelancer or a beginner. Here the Best Tips For Building a Successful Custom Web Application.
Must Be Accessible On All Platforms
What good is your website, if it’s not accessible to everyone? Make sure that your website is compatible with different operating system and browsers. It should be responsive to different screen sizes of smartphones, tablets, and desktops respectively. You can archive this task easily by using frameworks written in languages like HTML, Java, CSS, etc. With these in your arsenal, you won’t have to create the web application from scratch. We suggest using Bootstrap, which is an open source CSS framework. It is responsive, easy to understand and works well for building a front-end user interface. It supports responsiveness design for a variety of devices as well as standard animated transitions.
You do have other options such as Danjo, Flask, Angular JS, Web2py, etc just to name the few. However, remember to opt for a responsive framework for your web application that can help you achieve your motives.
Keep First Version Of Product Simple
MVP( minimum viable product ) is a popular concept among start-ups and small businesses. It can be defined as a simple web application having just the basic core features and nothing else. It has various advantages but the most important reason is to test the application’s functionality. Also to validate your web app idea as quickly and as cheaply as possible.
MVP allows you to test the various ideas and functionality separately even before you avail them for the public. At initial stages, even the big whales such as Google, Yahoo, etc used MVP to test their product and validate their idea. And you already know what have they become.
Adopt an Effective And Efficient Project Management System
A single man cannot do everything on its own, that is why we have people specialized in their fields. Most of the firms providing custom application development services use a project management system. A project includes many cross-functionalities and contributors, such as a project manager, business users, developers, testers, etc. So it becomes a necessity to find a project management system where all the contributors could work throughout the project. With an effective and efficient Management System project could consistently move forward, without any impediments. Few of the most famous project management system are BeeWits, Scope creeps, Wrike, BaseCamp, etc.
Make Proper Plans
It is a crucial task and must be done before you start to build your custom web application. You must have a vision in mind of what your end product will look like. And so, you must start planning accordingly and carefully plan the workflow, functionalities of your web application and lay down the groundwork for the project.
Author Bio –
Alex jone is a Marketing Manager at AIS Technolabs which is Web design and Development Company, helping global businesses to grow. I would love to share thoughts on web application development.