Importance of Designing in Mobile App Development
Mobile Application for any business or any industry is very necessary to scale the business to a huge level. The mobile application developed should provide different features along with a beautiful user interface to make easy access for the service or content which is to be provided through our app. Designing for Apps is considered one of the most important factors while building any Android application. In this article, we will take a look at some tips which are very important for designing the Mobile App.
Importance of Mobile App Designing
1. Get Featured
The great Mobile App design and easy-to-access functionalities attract so many users to our apps. This will help us to increase the number of installs, ratings along reviews. The great UI design of the application will attract so many users to our application, and ultimately it will help us to grow our application and reach a large audience.
2. Create a Loyal UserBase
Many of the apps are having similar functionalities, but the users stick to some specific apps. There are so many factors behind it. But the most important factor behind it is the beautiful and easy-to-use User Interface. While using the application user must get satisfaction with the experience which will make them spread the word about the app.
3. Target your app to the selected audience
When the app is being made for the users the app should contain the minimum number of screens to make the app easy to use for the users. Using so many screens inside our application will make the app more confusing for users to use. This will ultimately affect the number of downloads of the application. The design of a mobile application is made in such a way that it shouldn’t overcrowd the screen. The app should target selected features only and then later rollout each feature individually depending upon the user’s feedback.
4. Attract your Users through apps design
Generally while downloading any application users take a look at the screenshots of the application and basic details of it. Make the design and screenshots of the app appealing to attract as many users as possible. The design of the app should be very simple and easy to use.
5. Make Crisp and Clear UI
The UI made for any application should be crisp and clear so that the user should be able to use the functionality as easily, and he can get to understand it very easily. The UI for any application should be made in such a way that users can use or navigate to any feature or page with a lesser number of touches and clicks. It will make it easy for the user to navigate within the app and use various functionalities provided in it.
6. Use of High-Quality Images and Icons
The app design will not look better when the app is not having any content in it to display. The content inside the app itself plays a very important role to make that app successful. The icons and images used inside any application should have a high quality so that they can be clearly visible to the user while using the app. Avoid using the icons which are rarely seen in other apps. Many features used inside the apps are indicated via icons. Use locally used icons to indicate the specific functionality which will become easy for the user’s to understand that feature.
7. Use only single font across the whole apps
Most of the apps which are having a huge amount of downloads use only single font across the apps. Make sure to use simple font inside the app, this will become easy for the user’s to understand it easily. There are different types of fonts used for the apps of different niches. Make sure to check out your niche and choose the font according to it.
8. Take a look across different UI designing platforms
Take a look at different websites to explore the UI for other apps as well. To make the design of the application better make sure you should first explore different UI designs across different sites. This will help you to explore some new and easy t use Mobile app designs which we can use inside our app along with some modification.
9. Explore different apps of your niche
There will be more apps that will be available on Google Play and Apple Store. You can find several types of apps. Explore all these apps, and you will get to see different and unique design ideas for building your own application. This will also help you to get an idea about your competitors as well.
10. Make responsive designs for your app
While designing any application. It is necessary that the application should look good in all screen sizes, and it will not affect the user experience. To tackle this problem we may design several designs for different screen orientations. The UI design for mobile will not look good in Tablet, so we should have to create a unique design for the tablet to provide support to different types of users across various devices.