From Idea To App Store

From Idea To App Store

Where to start when building an app.

Creating an app can be a confusing process. Let us show you how we take your idea from concept to reality.

What Does An App Cost?

What Does An App Cost?

Understanding the costs to build an app.

The path to making an app is paved with uncertainty. Money is no exception. We'll provide clarity on everyone’s favorite topic.

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We’re no Stranger to the Spotlight

We've spoken at Google and SXSW, been on Bloomberg Television, met with members of Congress, led sessions at industry insider conferences like 360iDev, helped our customers raise millions of investment dollars, wrote an O'Reilly book that reached #1 on, and seen fifteen apps featured on the app stores, including an Editor's Choice from Apple. So there’s that.

  • Apple Editors choice
  • The Webby Awards

In Good Company

  • "We have worked with a few other mobile development companies in the past, but after working with Savvy Apps, we won’t look anywhere else."

    Gustavo Tandeciarz Assistant Director at NFL Player's Association
  • "We have the best development team in the game with Savvy Apps. Hands down. They take our ideas and make them better. They are wonderful to work with."

    John Reardon CEO of musx
  • "The app is gorgeous and rock-solid technically. Everyone on their team is an expert. I highly recommend Savvy to anyone looking for top-tier app design and development."

    Jim Jarrett Senior Manager at Good Technology

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Passion, Experience, Results

Savvy has been shipping industry-leading apps since 2009, making us a grandpa in app years. We’re tenacious, opinionated, particular, and obsessive about everything in life... it shows in our work.

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Mobile Blog Posts

Flinto Lite vs Marvel vs InVision: A Review of 3 Prototyping Tools

We've talked about the tools we use for more advanced animations and interactions. Now we’re covering three prototyping tools that help designers like those on the Savvy Apps design team communicate how an entire app works and show all the flows in the app: Flinto Lite, Marvel, and InVision. These tools help designers realize user paths, with an emphasis on navigation, gestures, and transitions. Read along as we compare the key features for all three tools and highlight the best use scenarios for each.

Parse Server: Missing Features, Workarounds, and What to Do About Migration

Like many in the app community, we've been big fans of Parse at Savvy Apps. We were more than surprised by the news last Thursday that the Parse service will shut down in a year. Parse allowed us to reduce the costs of backend development for our startup and early-stage customers in particular. Even some of our larger brand and media-oriented customers used Parse, especially for sending push notifications or for quickly standing up APIs.

10 Must-Have Tools for App Designers

Although a design process may vary by the type of project, personal preferences, team size, and other similar variables, as designers we find we keep coming back to a handful of tools. These tools provide us a solid foundation for planning and brainstorming, help us communicate our ideas clearly, overcome technical hurdles to create stunning animations, and even simplify our interactions with developers. From powerful new design software meant specifically for apps to the ever-useful pen and paper, these are the tools the Savvy Apps design team wouldn't want to work without.

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