Why we love working with startups

Why we love building mobile apps for startups

After years in the digital solutions business, we can firmly state that we thoroughly enjoy building mobile apps for startups and entrepreneurs. Whether bootstrapped or investor funded, startups and entrepreneurs are our people. We’re a boutique studio built on a passion for what we do and a drive for seeing results in the world – […]

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Should your mobile app startup build or buy its backend?

One of the early questions your mobile app startup will face is whether to build or buy your backend. The answer is that it depends. Let’s take a look at what a backend is, and why you might choose to build vs buy it. What’s a mobile app backend? There’s more to mobile apps than […]

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Feature design for your mobile app startup

When working with a mobile app startup, one of the first things we do is distill an idea or product down to its core feature. Once that’s been determined, we consider and add additional supporting features that will deliver measurable ROI. Deciding to add a feature to the app design for your mobile app startup […]

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How we consider mobile app ROI

Designing for mobile app ROI

As an award-winning mobile app development company, we always consider mobile app ROI (return on investment) as part of our overall development plan. Our aim is to balance our clients’ business requirements with user needs. In doing so, we build apps that deliver an incredible user experience while ensuring our clients enjoy a profitable product. […]

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Touchtap's mobile apps win 3 Horizon Interactive Awards

Touchtap’s mobile apps receive 3 nods at the Horizon Interactive Awards

Now in their 17th year, the Horizon Interactive Awards seek to recognize excellence in interactive design. This year’s awards saw more than 800 submissions from across 21 countries, so we’re honored to be able to count ourselves among the winning entries 3 times. Touchtap received the following award nods: Best in Category (Utility) – School […]

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Our best mobile apps for small businesses.

The best mobile apps for small businesses

As mobile app developers, we know that apps aren’t just for entertainment. They help us work more efficiently, cost effectively and collaboratively. Here are a few we consider to be among the best mobile apps for small businesses. Xero – small business accounting Need an easy way of keeping on top of your accounts? Xero’s […]

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7 features your retail mobile app needs

Does your retail mobile app have these 7 features?

Retail mobile apps are big business. In 2018 consumers doubled the number of retail apps they use, and the usage stats are impressive. 49% now use apps for making purchases, 60% for browsing products, and 50% for cutting coupons. Not only that, but retailers posted their biggest-ever app-based sales across last year’s major holidays. Needless to […]

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Great retail mobile apps

4 great retail mobile apps changing how we shop

Retail is an industry ripe for disruption, and there are plenty of great retail mobile apps out there making that disruption happen. In fact, 59% of customers now use retail mobile apps while shopping in store. Let’s take at a few of the top performers and how they’re doing it. 1 Gap’s “in stock on […]

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How to be a great mobile app client

How to be a great mobile app client

We’ve looked at what makes a great mobile app developer, but how about what makes a great mobile app client? After all, a good partnership is a bit like a marriage – we’re in this together to help transform your vision for your app in reality. Here’s what we love to see in the clients […]

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Questions to ask your mobile app digital partner

Questions to ask your prospective mobile app digital partner

You have a brilliant app idea, but to build it you need the right mobile app digital partner. If you’ve narrowed down your prospects to a shortlist, here’s what to ask before making the final decision. 1 Can I see your apps? Your mobile app digital partner probably has an online portfolio to review, so […]

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