5 Important Features That Make a User-Friendly App

We live in a world where a digital presence is essential, it has become a non-negotiable part of the digital world we are in. The shift into a digital space has created a new importance for mobile applications to be a functional part of life and business. A mobile application that is easy to understand could be the key to success that you have been looking for, here are five tips and tricks to ensure your mobile application is user-friendly.

Easy onboarding process

This is the first and one of the most important steps, it is the foundation of the entire mobile application, this needs to be as easy and simple for the user to navigate as possible. A huge problem that many mobile applications make is making the user go through complicated and unnecessary steps to eventually get to the actual app, this could end in them skipping the entire process or exiting the app all together. 

User safety and security

The last thing that you need to happen to your application is for it to be compromised by hackers. If you lose a client due to a security penetration, there is a decent possibility that they may stay away for the indefinite future.

Thus, you should do whatever it takes to guarantee a free from any harm client experience on your application.

Multi-Device Compatibility

Your users will use the app on various of devices, which simply means that your developers must ensure that the application is running efficiently and accurately on a variety of devices and after having updated the software, are they still running properly? This is key to having a user friendly application, break downs and crashes are inevitable, it’s just important to stay on top of these issues.


Following from the previous point, there are three main mobile operating systems that you need to know, these are iOS, Android, and Windows. To create an efficient and user friendly app, it should be made available on all of these platforms. The best way to do this is ensure that your designs are easily scalable and are comptaible with different types of screen sizes i.e. iphone 4s, iphone x, Samsung galaxy etc.

Hire professionals in app development and design

Save money and resources in the long run by starting your app journey with a team of professionals who are capable of executing the design and development to a professional standard. The best way to avoid silly mistakes or sub-par work, is to go with a proven, professional, dedicated and exciting company like PocketApp UK. We have a team of designers and developers who have over a decade worth of professional experience with some of your favourite brands creating user friendly, exciting, aesthetically pleasing, award winning applications.

Interested in knowing more? Get in touch with our team today