App development in Leeds

When it comes to creating an app, we have the knowledge and experience you need. We’ll help you produce the best mobile experience for you and your customers.

When it comes to support, you can expect us to help you through the entire process, including to launching the app. Our process starts with a comprehensive review of the app’s requirements and the strategy behind the app. Next, we’ll work with you on the design, development and all the way up to the launch. We’ll help you launch your app online, and on both iOS and Android.

We’re here to provide you with a unique experience with our highly customized development process. We’ll support you through each stage; in the end, you’ll have an app that is easy to use, saves times and build customer loyalty and engagement.

app development in leeds
leeds app development

What Is App Development?

App development is a process that is used from start to finish. The process first starts with your idea. The idea should be something that offers solutions for user’s problems. Next, you’ll want to ask why hasn’t someone else come up with this idea already? You may find an app won’t work to solve the problem or maybe the app would have to be too complex to be usable. After this analysis, you may find an app isn’t feasible, but if it is, then you can move onto the next step.

What’s the next step? Developing the strategy behind the app. During this stage you’ll have conversations with others about the app as the solution to a problem. You may come up with additional ideas on functionality, etc. Next, a goal is established and then you’ll have to run an audit to see how competitive the app would need to be. Then you’ll need some user feedback, which you can use to help improve the app. Finally, you have a goal, which is the finished app.

What Makes a Good App Developer?

That’s a good question and we’ve put these tips together on what to look for in a good app developer:

N

Creativity

An app developer should be creative, so their work will impress the end user. Their work should be able to catch the eye and bring your concept to reality on the screen.

N

Cross Platform

They should be able to develop apps across multiple platforms

N

Collaborative

A good app developer should be someone who works well with a team and not just one their own. You need to be included in the process for the app to be successful.

N

Communicative

You’ll want to find someone who is a great communicator. Communication is key through each stage of the development process. Poor communication can lead to delays, misunderstandings, etc.

How Long Does It Take to Develop an App and How Much?

We’ve got the answers for these questions, too. Keep in mind that anything of quality takes times. Remember Rome? It wasn’t built in a day. Sorry, we just had to put that in! Truly, the same applies when it comes to building your app.

The time it takes to create your app can vary depending on several factors. As we work through the app development stages, we’ll want to talk with you about the purpose of the app, what kind of functionality you’re looking for, and what types of systems will need to be integrated, such as MySQL, PayPal, or a CRM. This all happens even before we give you a rough quote on the project, or let you know how long the project will take.

Just to give you a baseline, simple app development project generally takes a minimum of 3-4 months from the sign off of the design and creative elements. You can expect this will cost thousands of pounds. However, we’ll make sure you receive an excellent return on your investment. Plus, we’re here to support you each step of the way.

app developers in leeds
app development

Hybrid or Native?

This is a question you’ll be asked when talking with app developers. What is a native or hybrid app?

Hybrid apps are typically built using JavaScript, HTML and CSS, just like web apps and websites. In other words, development is simpler and can be done in a shorter amount of time. The final app can be made available on the Play Store, the App Store and can even be made to work on Windows devices.

Native apps, on the other hand, are built for a specific platform; they will not work on any other platform. You can’t have a native Android app work on an iOS device, for instance.

 

Benefits of Hybrid Apps

When it comes to hybrid apps, they can work on more than one platform and it only takes one codebase, rather than two. What does this mean for you? You’ll only have to pay half the number of developers that it would take to develop two native apps. In addition, your project will be completed twice as fast, making this a cost-effective process with a shorter time to market.

Hybrid apps are also easier to update in the future if needed.

How Do We Help? Bespoke App development in Leeds

We bring our extensive experience and knowledge from the countless app development projects we’ve worked on. Some of these have required functionality such as blockchain technology, IoT capabilities, geolocation and more.

We’re here to offer you strong design and development talents, and we’re confident we can deliver your app that has the best chance to succeed. We offer tailored functionality, and you can expect us to pay attention to these areas of app development:

Z

Performance

We will make sure to optimize the app’s mobile experience by adjusting loads, creating clean backend environments, along with a faster interface.

Z

User experience

We build with the user in mind. The user experienced will be consistent across all platforms.

Z

Security

We ensure your app is safeguarded against potential security issues by following best practices and industry standards at all times.

Z

Integrations

Our app solutions are able to integrate with API’s, existing systems and any other infrastructure you may require.

We’re here to support you in the successful development of an app that will be user’s needs. You can count on us at each step in the process of creating your app—from beginning to launch—we’re here for you. If you need quality app developers in Leeds, contact us.

Let's Work Together

Telephone

01135 349 949

Email

hello@pragmaticdigital.co.uk

Address

Unit 25, 30 - 38 Dock Street, Leeds, LS10 1JF

 

13 + 9 =

  • review rating 5  I have worked with Pragmatic Digital on a number of projects, and they have always delivered to a high standard and on schedule. I continue to be impressed with the their professionalism and extensive skill set. I can’t imagine working with another web development firm at this point.

    thumb Peter O'Hara Adu
  • review rating 5  We engaged with Pragmatic after meeting with a number of agencies and it has been a great experience so far. We had some pretty complex requirements for a piece of software and Rob was able to understand what we were trying to achieve and make valuable suggestions to save time and money along the way. The delivery has been excellent so far and his customer service is on point. Highly recommended.

    thumb Ashley Vaines
  • review rating 5  I was recommended Pragmatic digital 6 months ago for an upcoming project that needed the best in class to work on, I couldn’t fault the quality and have been working with Rob and his team ever since. Nothing is ever too much trouble and the quality of the work is second to none.

    thumb Bradley Foster
  • review rating 5  I've worked with Pragmatic Digital many times over the past few years to create all manner of custom website functionality. I'd have no hesitation in recommending Rob and Pragmatic Digital to anybody, I am so fortunate to have found such a skilled, experienced and reliable team. Here's to many more future collaborations!

    thumb Liam Pedley
  • review rating 5  It has been an amazing experience working with Pragmatic Digital to create my site. My project initially seemed extremely complicated until Rob sat down and helped me finalize the design and made some great suggestions which have now been implemented into the project. The project has been managed seamlessly and the support and services that they provide have far exceeded my expectations and for an amazing price.

    thumb STEVEN RIDDLE

Get social.

Connect with us and stay up-to-date with Pragmatic Digital.