Get to Know iTunes Connect: Your One-Stop Shop for App Management

The creation of an app is only the first step on the road to success in the mobile marketplace. A long and rewarding stay on the App Store requires a lot of work and attention. Luckily, Apple has provided a one-stop-shop for all your app management needs: iTunes Connect. Through iTunes Connect, you’ll be able [...]

Prep Makes Perfect: How to Analyze Your Mobile Strategy

You know why you want to launch a mobile app, and you know how to launch one. Now, it’s time to strategize! The most important decisions that will occur during development will take place before any coding is done. These include: what you want your app to look like, how you want it to work, [...]

How to Register as an Apple Developer (iOS)

So you’ve got a head full of iOS development knowledge and you’re ready to put it to use building the next Earth-shattering app. That’s great, but before you can become an App Store superstar, you have to register as a developer. It’s easy — and relatively inexpensive — to develop apps using Apple’s iOS offerings. [...]

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How to Register Your Device with Testflight

You’ve hired a developer to build your mobile app, but you want to make sure you're heavily involved in the project. Fortunately, you can ensure that you stay in the loop by gaining access to your app via Testflight. With Testflight, developers can distribute beta versions of apps to their clients and others to ensure that projects [...]

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From Vision to Reality: The Phases of Mobile App Development

You have a great idea for an app. Congratulations! You’ve already completed the most important step in the creation process… now what? To turn that idea into an app that will get people talking — and downloading, of course — you’ll need to make sure you partner with a developer who is committed to your [...]

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Swift or Objective C? How About Both?!

If you’re shopping around for an app developer, you’re probably hearing a lot about Apple’s new programming language, Swift. With all the chatter, you might be wondering if you should hire a developer who writes in Swift instead of Objective C, currently the primary language used to create iOS apps. The answer is, despite the [...]

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Mobile App vs. Mobile Site — Which is Right for You?

Mobile app vs. mobile site. It’s a battle that's been raging within the tech industry since Apple uttered those now immortal words: “There’s an App for That.” The reality, however, is that mobile apps and responsive sites (websites designed to automatically conform to all devices, ensuring proper display) don’t need to be enemies. In fact, many businesses [...]

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Does Your Business Need a Mobile App?

Why should your business go mobile? We’ll answer that question by asking another: Why not? Sure, a quality app isn’t free, but companies across the world have found that increased customer service and extra revenue opportunities make going mobile well worth the cost. And with smartphone users now spending around two hours a day on [...]

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