Ever had a brilliant idea and say “I wonder if there was an app that could..”. But you realize you’re obviously not the person who’d be likely to build a successful app. Well fear not, you actually can.
There is plenty of app building software for you to choose from. And you don’t need to learn any coding skills or spend a ton of money to build your app. All you need is find the time to invest in it and learn how to create and manage your very own app. Here are some of the top app building platforms for you to choose from.
Appery is a cloud-based platform used to create apps for Android/iOS. It has visual development tools and backend services for the user. The user does not need to download any additional add-ons for the software and the software is very user-friendly. You can use a visual editor to build your design as Appery will automatically generate the codes for the components you use in your UI. With the plugin a catalog you can easily customize your plugins used in the app. Sharing and storing your project is also easy. Appery is used by companies such as AT&T, ESPN, and Samsung.
Price: $60/month for Pro, $135/month for Team.
Want to build an app for your own iOS/Android then mobile roadie is the app creator for you. What makes mobile roadie different is the visual design templates and techniques along with other features you will love. This platform also supports various media types such as Twitter, Google news and even has a fan wall for communication between users, chatting, music playing and other capabilities. Mobile roadie provides a preview of your developed app for you to see and will also guide you through the submission process of your app to the App store. You can receive data in any format you prefer including XML, JSON, PHP, CSV, and HTML. The customizing options with this app are no joke, it could pass as a brand.
Price: $145/month for the Base plan.
3: Good Barber
Good Barber is App Building Platform for you to build apps for your iPhone and Androids. The reason why it is so famous is its simple four-step process of making visually beautiful apps. There are several design templates to choose from and icons, then you add content. Its content management is also impressive. You can optimize these apps for your desktop, mobiles, and tablets. All without having coding skills. You can also get feedback and contributions from your users. You can organize your app into various sections such as videos, music, photos etc.
Price: $32/month for Android apps. $96/month for iOS apps.
4: Appy Pie
Appy Pie is a hosted app building application, essentially cloud-based. With Appy pie, you can build and publish your apps on almost any platform. No extra downloads are required for creating your app online. You can create applications for use in Android, iOS, Windows phones, Kindle etc. There are many options for sending notifications, monitoring adds, tracking etc along with integrating blogs, social media feeds, web pages etc. There are themes for all kinds of apps along with tools for scheduling.
Price: $50/month for premium plans. $15/month for Android applications only.
AppMachine is making app building easy for everyone. You can build apps for use in iOS and Android. There is a simple drag-and-drop interface for you to use. You can also link your apps to social media sites and online stores. You can preview your app as you develop the layout by changing colors, fonts, and icons. You can also scan a website for content to use and check progress on your computers, mobiles, and tablets etc. AppMachine will also guide you to get your app into Google Play and Apple App Store.
Price: $49/month per app on the base plan. (can go up to $69/month per app)
BiznessApps is a platform focusing on building apps for small businesses in a simple way. You can integrate content from various websites and social media into apps. There are many features such as messaging, push notifications, 3rd party integrations, reviewing etc. You can build your app in minutes and check your progress along the way. Updating your app online is also easy. You can also promote your apps online
Price: $99/month per app. $250/month for reseller partner program.
AppMakr will help you to create apps for iOS, Androids and HTML5 Mobile Websites. It is one of the largest DIY app publishing platforms today. You can create apps with unlimited updating capability and various features such as push notifications, photos galleries, live updating, music streaming, chatting, events calendars, Google maps integrating, video streaming and more. You can track and customize your apps easily and publish to market outlets. There are no ads included in the plans.
Price: free for the mobile website builder and goes up to $99/month for the App Pro plan.
ShoutEm is an open source platform for mobile app building. It provides complete content management, monitoring options and various engagement tools and an easy publishing process. There are over 200 layouts and styles to choose from according to your need. You can integrate your app with online content sources such as social media sites, Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, WordPress etc. You can easily publish your app to iTunes and Google play store and update your app easily when required.
Price: $59/month for Android, $99/month for iOS and Android. ($179/month for extra add-ons)