Dec 19, 2016

Mobile Application Development: How To Make Your Mobile App Ready For The Upcoming Christmas

The coming week will be full of excitement and holidays. People are already busy making the last minute preparations for Christmas. The festive air is all set to become more vibrant. Even businessmen are gearing up for this grand day. For a mobile application development company, this is the best time. ‘Christmas Week’ is a lucrative opportunity for them to maximize sales. As an entrepreneur, you must adapt a user-friendly approach to developing such an application. It should not only be Christmas themed, rather it should be interactive at the same time

Celebrating The Christmas Spirit With A Mobile App

It is time to get into the Christmas mood. Sing a carol, decorate everywhere with ballons and play with the Santa. These are some of the most common activities which one usually days on a Christmas eve. But why do all this when you have an application that prevents you from all the hassles? A mobile app can be the ultimate solution in today’s digital world. One tap and you can witness everything right on your mobile screen. The digital eruption in the 21st century has made life more digital. There is never a single moment when users look away from their mobile phones. As a mobile application development company, one must use the opportunity.

According to a report of Adobe on the usage retail app, 60% of customers buy online with a mobile app.  This is one important reason why most of the retail players are coming up with apps. It doesn’t matter whether they have a website or not. Money-saving offers the ease of purchase through app influences a shopper to use the app. The ability to locate stores of mobile apps is another factor. Tablet shoppers mostly depend on their friends’ feedback before installing it. E-mailers and newsletters, on the other hand, is a driving factor.

Browsing a website is a hectic task. A mobile app gives an instant solution and provides the user with plenty of options. Retailers can’t miss this wonderful chance to tap on the untapped customers. They need to draw clear distinctions between the mobile apps and mobile websites. While a mobile website just gives access to a customer online. On the other hand, a mobile app gives a far richer customer experience. Push notifications engage more. They keep a shopper fully updated about the latest festive deals and offers. Reward programs and mobile payments facilitate the app development on a single platform.

Is Your Mobile App Christmas Ready?

Christmas provides ample chance to a mobile application development company to get maximum customers. With the rise of the mobile phone population around the world, it is mandatory to make a Christmas theme app. But how will you do it?

Don’t Wait Till The Date: Stop waiting till 25th December. Festive shopping normally starts with the beginning of the holiday season. Everyone looks for interesting offers, early-bird discounts much earlier. As a mobile application development company, you must deliver the app before Christmas week. Remember, it will take some time for the client to launch the app. There should also be ample time for marketing the app. Keep in mind that various app store takes over a week’s time to give approval. So, planning well in advance is the key here. Developers must be well accustomed to the planning process.

Get On With The Holiday Spirit: Using Santa Claus hats in the visuals is a very cliché thing. Go for something different this time. Carry the Christmas vibe throughout the app. It’s not only about the visuals. Rather, it is the style of communication, which is important to convey to the target customer. Keep a customized Christmas message with a suitable call-to-action word. Once you are ready with the app, prepare to optimize it after the upload. App store optimization by using Christmas based keywords will fetch good results. So, include those keywords to get the maximum downloads. Among the plenty of Christmas apps, your app must appear in the beginning.

Include New Features: A smart mobile app creates more interest among customers. As the new year, is about to approach, it is natural for people to expect new features. One of the important areas where you can focus on is mobile payments. For instance: Google Wallet and Apple Pay are the latest payment features. Add them to your app to get the maximum likes from your customers. Mobile payments will revolutionize in the years to come. As a mobile application development company, your customers must find the app engaging. Latest features always inspire a person to get closer to an app.

An App For Android and iOS: Millions of people run app on their mobile. As a mobile application development company, you are not aware of the OS on which they run. Most of the companies work with Xcode. On the other hand, even android uses improved SDKs to make a powerful app. Remember that at the end of the day all that matters is how much sales you are able to do. Test your app multiple times before releasing it on the store. Upload it only when you are sure of it.

Christmas is a time to indulge in celebrations and happiness. With the rise in the mobile app industry, the demand for interactive applications is also on the rise.  If your mobile application is interactive, then it will definitely drive more users. People always look for more unique mobile apps especially when it is Christmas themed.

You can trust on us when it comes to all-around mobile application development. From android to iOS and native, our developers have the expertise to make highly engaging mobile apps. Just send us an email at contacts@unifiedinfotech.net to discuss in details about your project.  We’re offering 20% off on mobile applications and web design & development. Contact us today if you want to make the most of the opportunity.

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Pratip Biswas

Founder, Unified Infotech

I am an Entrepreneur and a Tech Geek with more than 1500 successful projects launched. I share my experience through my love for writing and help other entrepreneurs reach their business goals.