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Role of UI/UX Design in The Development of Mobile Apps

Mobile apps are designed and developed to execute certain business objectives such as generating new leads and yields, increase brand equity, increase user engagement and beyond. Today, market conditions have turned into such a scenario that there are innumerable options to choose from and because of this, it has become quite a task to get a positive response from the target audience and encourage them to download your app as well as to use it frequently. Therefore, it becomes necessary to present them a great app and for this, it is essential to understand the basics of mobile app development. When it comes to understanding the basics, it is necessary to know about UI/UX.

Firstly, to get an insight into how UI and UX work together, it is necessary to acquire a complete understanding of the user’s needs and expectations. This involves wire-framing and prototyping, research, scenario interpretations, and information architecture.

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A brief note on User Experience

User Experience often termed as UX can be defined as that area of designing where designers work on enhancing the overall experience of the user. User Experience of a mobile app influences the user’s perception of the app.

This factor generally establishes if a particular user will revisit your application or he will move on to another application only after using it for once. For achieving the task of developing an amazing UX, there is a certain process which has to be followed, which involves thorough research and strategy, user personas, user records, and prototypes.

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A brief note on User Interface

When broaching the subject of interface design, then it is not only related to buttons or navigation menus. Instead, it is much more than that. It involves the interaction between the user as well as the application. In short, it determines the way app functions. Below are some fundamental elements of a great UI:

Conventional Elements:

Use general symbols, icons, buttons, and colors. By this way, you can make the users feel more confident and familiar when using the mobile application.

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Certainty

For delivering an exceptional UI of a mobile application, it is important to ensure that every single element is coherent – be it language or visuals. There should not be any need of adding Manuals to show the app operations.

Excellent Speed

A decent User Interface should never be time-consuming. You can offer to provide a response when the screen loads which would enhance the UI by notifying the users about the circumstances.

Uniformity

Remember to keep the interface uniform across the application in order to easily recognize the usage patterns.

To conclude, it is important to remember that users might find your app appealing because of impressive designs but the possibilities of them turning into your loyal customers are more if your app is able to meet their expectations. Thus, amazing User Interface and User Experience are very important for providing standard Mobile App Development solutions.

2018-11-26T13:22:58+00:00

About the Author:

Jignesh Vaghasiya is the CEO of Universal Stream Solution LLC, a mobile app development company. He loves to write on mobile technologies, Startups, Entrepreneurship and mobile applications for Health and Dating industry. He believes in sharing his strong knowledge base with the leaned concentration on entrepreneurship and business.