How to build trust in your marketplace app startup

Trust is crucial to the success of your marketplace app startup. In a peer-to-peer environment, people on both sides of the transaction are taking a risk. The buyer might not get what they’re paying for; the service provider might not get paid, or might end up dealing with damaged goods. Unsurprisingly, these concerns will have […]

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Managed marketplace startups are the next big thing.

Why managed marketplace startups are the next big thing

Managed marketplace startups are the hot new trend. Little wonder, since there’s big money involved – done right, they could disrupt the $10 trillion service economy. As a studio that’s worked on a few marketplaces that are taking their industry by storm, we’re 100% on the managed marketplace train. Let’s take a look at what […]

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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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6 tips for ranking higher on the App Store and Google Play

You’ve launched your mobile app on the App Store and Google Play. Now it’s time to increase traction. Here are 6 tips for optimizing your App Store and Google Play listings to drive more views and downloads. 1. Pick the right keywords. Use a keyword search tool to generate keywords around your app. Aim for […]

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Foldable phones will change how we use our devices.

How foldable phones will shake up mobile apps

The long awaited Samsung’s Galaxy Fold is among the first foldable phones expected to hit the market. And we anticipate that it will change how we use our phones. Why? Despite being the size of a regular phone, the foldable device is able to flip open to like a book to create a larger, tablet-style […]

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How to stop someone stealing your mobile app idea.

How to stop someone stealing your mobile app idea

So you have a brilliant mobile app idea that you can’t wait to launch. It’s so brilliant, in fact, that you’re worried that you could become easy prey to unscrupulous individuals. Here’s how to stop someone from stealing your mobile app idea. Don’t spread the word about it Sure, one way to validate your idea […]

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