Retail Mobile Apps
Retail mobile marketing is on the rise with no signs of slowing down. And a big part of this growth is in retail mobile apps. Our free video training on mobile apps for retailers shows you the ins and outs of mobile apps development, how to work with mobile apps developers and where to find mobile apps development companies. Watch now for free!
Over a billion mobile phone apps are downloaded each month on iPhones and Android smart phones. A great number of these are retail mobile apps and yours could be among those downloads that inform, entertain or serve as utilities for shoppers to build brand recognition and engender customer loyalty. Let us teach you how to create mobile apps and launch them. Check it out for free right now!
A recent survey on mobile shopping found that 1/3 of shoppers access retailers on their mobile phones up 9% from the prior year and over half said they plan to access retailers on their mobiles. The study went on to say that “Any retailer who is not wholeheartedly embracing the mobile trend is leaving money on the table for competitors.”
Can I Really Learn to Develop Mobile Phone Apps for My Business?
Yes – probably… It depends on how well you take to mobile apps development tools. iPhone and Android both offer do-it-yourself tools for amateur mobile apps developers. Apple’s toolkit costs $100 and Android’s just $25. They both feature instructional videos, tutorials and support forums. Between those and our free course on retail mobile apps, you should be able to develop simple to intermediate apps. If you don’t want to find out if you can handle the technology, there are many mobile app development companies near you. Start with our video and see how it goes!
What Are Some of the Ways Retailers Are Using Mobile Phone Apps?
Mobile apps for retailers do much more than show inventory items. Mobile apps developers can help you build apps to enhance the in-store experience, fast-track the purchasing process, and envision new ways to interact with shoppers. Some mobile apps for retailers include:
* Allowing shoppers to check for items in stock
* Apps to scan QR codes placed around your store to access product information, reviews and hidden coupons
* Buying guides for the best jeans for your body shape – tells you styles to choose, how much they are and a map of where to find them in the store
* Shopping strategies for best swimsuit style for your figure – tells you where to find them in the shop, price, availability and a pay by mobile option to let you pick it up at the register, paid and packaged
Mobile app development companies can easily develop these and other types of mobile apps for your business. Start with our free course to learn more!
“I run a hip vintage store and I am always looking for fun progressive ways to promote my business. I was already thinking about mobile phone apps when I came across your course on mobile apps for retailers. It really spurred me to get busy. I talked to mobile apps development companies and then decided to try it on my own. My mobile apps development is scooting along just fine. You take a close up of your face and then it uploads to the app where you can try on vintage fashions from the 1920s through the 1980s. It’s gonna be a real hoot. I want to create mobile apps that are fun and brand my store as a fun place to come try it all on in person. Thanks for the pointers on mobile apps developers.”
Spyce – Seattle, WA
“My gourmet food and wine shop has to compete against larger places with more inventory, so I really have to sell our expertise. That’s what I wanted to do with retail mobile apps. I had a few ideas but wasn’t sure if I needed to go talk to mobile app development companies or how to proceed. Your retail mobile apps training was the perfect blend of information and strategic development. I am pressing forward my mobile apps development, have hired two mobile apps developers that are working together to create mobile apps for us. One apps is a wine selector and the other a cheese selector – you put in your meal options and you get the best wine recommendation, it tells you how much it is and offers to have it waiting at the counter for you – there’s even going to be a mobile pay option so they can just run and grab it and go. Thanks for the tips on mobile apps development.”
Jerome – Soho, NY
With more shoppers than ever downloading mobile apps to assist their shopping efforts, now is the time for your retail establishment to create mobile apps. Mobile phone apps can assist, inform or entertain – as long as its relevant, interesting and ties back to your brand, mobile apps for retailers are great tools to engage your target shopper. Start learning all about how to create mobile apps with our free training!