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Competitive Analysis

What You Can Learn From a Competitive Analysis

The Advantages of Conducting a Competitive Analysis Imagine for a moment that everyone lives in a vacuum. Then, if we’re all living in vacuums, any problems or obstacles that arose would be entirely our own to address. Subsequently, in each vacuum then, we would see a variety of solutions that evolved to address the same […]

Appreneur

The Secrets Of Successful Appreneurs

If you’re an aspiring appreneur, you’ve probably pondered on what it takes to launch successful apps. And if you’re an experienced developer with several releases under your belt, then you understand what it takes to succeed in such a competitive market. The process is fairly involved with many steps that you need to take to […]

You’re Ready to Develop a Mobile App. Now What?

As a forward-thinking business leader, you may have considered developing a mobile app. You could also be one of those visionaries that have a well-defined end goal in mind and planning on creating an app, which will allow you to achieve certain milestones and improve vital business processes. However, you might not be up to […]

Push notification strategy

Implementing Push Notifications That Users Won’t Hate

Creating Useful Push Notifications Purpose is one of the most important elements in any decision making process. This is true no matter the industry. Whether designing buildings, or designing mobile apps, a clear justification behind every decision is integral to a cohesive design. Furthermore, the same theory applies to communication. In fact, purpose in communication […]

Can You Get Professional Results With App Design Templates?

Making apps is a costly endeavor, causing developers to seek ways to make their production processes more efficient. And given the increased competition, it seems challenging to stick to the planned mobile app budget. After all, users desire more features and slicker design, whereas innovative competitors push the envelope even further. While it’s tempting to […]

How to Properly Execute a Mobile App Launch for Results

Successfully launching a mobile app is challenging, but not impossible if you know what the process entails. But be aware that it’s a long and difficult process that often trips up novice app developers. NS804 specializes in mobile app development in Virginia, and we always try to demystify the craft of making engaging apps. Below, […]

Improving App Store Ratings

Tips For Higher App Store Ratings

Improving Your App Store Rating To this day word-of-mouth is one of the most powerful marketing tactics available. This is because it offers the new potential customer an immediate sense of trust. Since the suggestion comes from a fellow customer, who gains no benefit from your business, it’s safe to assume there’s no ulterior motive. […]

How To Improve User Retention By Studying The Competition

It’s tough out there. The app marketplace isn’t what it used to be due to incredibly high competition. Considering that there are over 2.8 million apps on Google’s Play Store and around 2.2 million apps on Apple’s App Store, app developers and publishers have their work cut out for them. And the same old strategies […]

Enterprise productivity applications

Key Features of Enterprise Productivity Apps

The Key Features of Enterprise Apps Focused On Productivity Competitive companies constantly search for new avenues through which to conduct business activities. Additionally, executives, business owners, and decision-makers are always looking for new ways to save time in their days and weeks. The age old adage that time is money is still very true today. […]

Mobile app usage surges

Mobile App Usage During COVID-19: Mobile Apps Seeing a Surge in User Base

COVID-19 And The Surge In Mobile App Usage In March of 2020 the world began a period of rapid change. The COVID-19 pandemic swept over the globe, and society all over the world felt its impact. Not only that, but shortly after the onset of the pandemic, domestic turmoil erupted as well. With COVID-19 running […]

COVID-19 Team Building Ideas

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has radically transformed the work environment faster than we could ever imagine. Many companies embraced the new normal by allowing their staff to work remotely. Ultimately, they had to take remote team building far more seriously than before the arrival of the global pandemic to continue operating. And this trend […]

Preparing for the next pandemic

“After” COVID-19 – Preparing My Company for The Next Pandemic

Learning From COVID-19 2020, if nothing else, has been a year full of change and lessons. Additionally, 2020 brought about a ton pof changes. Changes that businesses and consumers had to adapt to. Shortly after the onset of the pandemic many companies closed their doors. Other businesses still reduced their capacity significantly. However, the largest […]

How Many Enterprise Apps Does Your Company Need?

While apps have become ambiguous in today’s digital landscape, this doesn’t mean that business leaders should become complacent. After all, every well-conceived enterprise app boosts productivity, creates new opportunities, empowers employees, improves customer satisfaction, and increases competitiveness. And these are only a few of the benefits that apply to companies, big and small, in general. […]

understanding the application lifecycle

Understanding The Application Lifecycle

Application Lifecycle Management There is a beginning to everything. In fact, nothing comes into existence out of nothingness. The universe, for instance, as we understand, came to be through a massive eruption of energy known to science as the big-bang. While the creation of an application may not begin with a universal eruption, its conception […]

BENE Case Study - Tipping

The BENE Mobile App – A Case Study

The Development of BENE It is a fortunate thing to be able to work on projects we’re passionate about. Often, the most successful projects stem from a place of passion and service. This is certainly the case with BENE. BENE is a mobile app that connects employees who rely on tips to the modern, cashless […]

NS804 Awarded as a Top Developer in Virginia by Clutch

Finding the best mobile developer in today’s market is tedious and daunting. There is a lot of technical stuff to consider and there are probably thousands of options available. You’ll want someone who is tenured and reliable when it comes to your mobile app development needs. Enter NS804, a mobile app developer who has been […]

Developing for cross-platform

Unique Challenges Of Developing Both An iOS And Android App

Challenges of Developing Cross Platform During mobile app development, developers face many challenges. Evidently, obstacles spring up throughout the entire journey. Generally, roadblocks and challenges pop up from the very beginning all the way to the end. Developing a mobile app is already a hefty task. However, that task becomes more complicated with more stipulations. […]

Ultimate How To Guide for Mobile app UX

The Ultimate Guide To Improving Mobile App UX

Elevating Mobile App UX No matter the industry, the consumer or end-user generally has the ultimate power. Businesses and organizations, mobile app developers included, undoubtedly want to serve and gain as many customers or end-users as possible. Keeping this goal in mind highlights the importance of delivering an optimized user experience. To further this point, […]

How UX fits into mobile app design

How UX Fits Into Mobile App Design

Mobile App Design and UX Indeed mobile app design is no simple-feat. There are many elements to consider at the onset of developing a mobile app. Generally, beyond the function of the app itself, designers answer questions like, “how will the app feel?” or “what will the mobile app experience be like?”. These are questions […]

Effects of User Experience

How User Experience Affects Your Mobile App

The Effects of User Experience Mobile apps don’t exist for the sake of the designer. Rather, mobile apps exist to serve a function. That function, however, can be virtually anything. Although, many of the successful mobile apps that exist aim to solve a specific problem for the end-user. The important note to take there is […]