This week I would like to present you 10 awesome tools and services. I really believe that they can make your life easier, boost your sales or help you in making better apps. I’m sure you will find some new and useful services.
Buy and sell mobile app ownership online. Apptopia markets itself as the first marketplace for app acquisitions. If you are thinking about selling one of your apps – most probably this is the right place for you. It has slick design and easy to use interface. Moreover lots of apps are already there. The site is relatively new but apps for more than $100 000 have been already sold there.
Crowd-funding marketplace for mobile apps. By applying the time-honored model to the digital age, Appbackr solves common funding and distribution problems of application developers. Developers sell copies of an app to wholesale buyers. That way developers receive immediate funds and buyers earn profits on their investments – usually among 20%-50%.
App Store Analytics. Automatically analyze reviews, ratings distribution and other customer data to calculate a unique Mopapp Sentiment Index. This measurement indicates if ratings and reviews are beneficial, or detrimental, to your app’s sales.
The marketplace for mobile app components. Chupa is the world’s first online marketplace where developers buy and sell, from each other, cutting edge source code packages and components for a variety of Mobile development languages and frameworks. Whether you are selling your component or you would like to save time on development and buy something already done – it could be tremendously useful site for app developers. There are components for all the popular platforms and the resources are well organized.
Professional music and sound for your apps and games. Music My App is the the fastest, easiest way to provide music and sound for your apps and iBooks. You can hire them for customizable music and sounds or browse their samples for unique sound bits and clips. At MyMusicApp they are dedicated to creating unique and stand out music that goes with your unique and standout apps, iBooks or games.
A game creation tool for people who don’t speak code. It’s just an awesome tool that helps you create powerful games with just drag-n-drop. There’s no faster or easier way to get started building a game. Avoid spending hours poring over code, and spend more time finding the fun. Moreover the whole process doesn’t stop at creating the apps – the guys behind “the game creator” have implemented awesome tools for testing and publishing the games too.
Mobile apps for businesses made easy. With the help of the “Bizness Apps” service, which focuses on small businesses, you can create, edit and manage an app without any programming knowledge. There are lots of industry specific templates among which you can choose. These include apps for – bars, restaurants, gyms, event organizers and many more. Moreover they are offering a white-labeling program by which you can start your own studio for small business orientated apps.
Powering modern mobile. Urban Airship is the engine behind thousands of the world’s most successful mobile apps, providing a full suite of messaging and content delivery tools, including Push Notifications, Rich Media Messaging, In-App Purchase and Subscriptions. Their platform can help you maximize the success of your app allowing you to build a strategy that will bring people back to your app day after day, extending its life and value.
The best real-time bug tracking service for Android, iOS & WP7. If you are building mobile apps yourself and you are not using a bug-tracker already – I would advice you to try BugSense right now. BugSense is a service that can be integrated into your apps and seamlessly provide you with near real-time crash data. Using this kind of service should be a standard part of any developer’s process. It’s really a must use service and it supports all popular mobile platforms.
Your app’s web presence. Yes, this is our own tool and I really believe it will be very helpful to you. Apptlantis is among the easiest ways to supply your app with a beautiful landing page, facebook tab integration and a dedicated support section. You can choose among several themes which are highly customizable and your app will look much more professional by having that beautiful web-presence. Moreover you can find a list with more than 60 app-review websites on which you can submit your app for review.
This will be for now. I hope that at least some of the reviewed services will be helpful to you.