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App Preview Guide: Convince Users to Download Your App in 30 Seconds

An App Preview is your 30-second chance to convince users to download your app. Done right, it can be the most powerful user conversion tool...

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Development

Continuous Integration for iOS with Bitrise

We've used continuous integration for a long time. Back in 2014, Savvy published the Jenkins piece to end all Jenkins pieces. And while we'r...

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Analysis

5 Entirely Avoidable Missteps That Led to Appster's Collapse

It might surprise you to learn that Jeff Bezos believes Amazon will go bankrupt one day. That, from the richest man in the world, who is sti...

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Analysis

How Grocery Stores Can Build Better, More Personalized App Experiences

The grocery industry is reinventing itself to meet rapidly changing shopping habits and fierce competition. Among the changes, grocers are a...

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Design

How to Conduct User Testing For Your App

User testing is often an afterthought, considered only after the design and development of an app. Our team at Savvy Apps believes in evalua...

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Development

Building a Real-World Web App With Vue.js and Firebase

Developers are adopting Vue.js at a rapid pace. Boasting over 92,000 stars on GitHub, the modern, modular JavaScript library is quickly beco...

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Design

Jeremy Olson Talks About Success in the Evolving App Store

In the second episode of The Savvy Apps Podcast, Ken chats with well-known app creator and Apple Design Award winner Jeremy Olson. They disc...

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Development

Using Advanced Auto Layout Techniques to Adapt Interfaces to Screen and Content

At Savvy Apps, we've been using Auto Layout since 2012, back when it was first introduced in iOS. Auto Layout is a powerful tool that makes ...

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Tips

10 App Marketing Tips to Boost Your App's Launch Success

Many people spend 4-6 months building an app yet their launch plan amounts to nothing beyond getting their app in the app stores. It might s...

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Development

Choosing a Firebase Database For Your App: Realtime Database vs. Cloud Firestore

Over the last few years Firebase has seen success with what's now called its Realtime Database, a tool that allows developers to set up and ...

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Development

ToggleButtonLayout: Easily Create Toggle Buttons for Your Android App

While Android provides floating action buttons, navigation views, and other useful items in its design support library, there's no out-of-th...

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Tips

The Definitive Guide to Expanding Your Native App to the Web

Many popular startups from the last 10 years began as native apps. As they proved themselves out, they expanded to the web. Instagram and Ub...

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