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Want to build a mobile app? Here's how to convince the CFO. iPhone Development Costs. Ever since Apple introduced the App Store, there’s been a gold rush of sorts to the iPhone & iOS platform.

iPhone Development Costs

With the release of the iPod touch and iPad, interest in the devices has only grown, but unfortunately so have development costs. So what is it going to cost you to get that app developed for the iPhone? It depends on a number of factors, so here are some numbers on hourly and project rates to give you an idea. It’s generally not cheap, but there are some solutions for affordable app development. FYI, I’m going to refer to the iPhone here but obviously this pertains to the iPad and iPod touch just the same, it’s all the iOS platform.

It’s no surprise that iPhone developers are short on supply and high on demand, and naturally this means it’s going to cost quite a bit to develop an app. Contract iPhone Development Hourly Wages iPhone Development Project Bids & Rates Coming along for the iPhone ride are a number of boutique development companies that focus only on mobile app work. . Why Outsourcing iPhone Apps was a No-Brainer for Us. Writing my very first blog post ever!

Why Outsourcing iPhone Apps was a No-Brainer for Us

Pat has been doing an awesome job so far designing all of our sites and keeping the blogs updated. I think it’s time I put in a few words as the other and only team member of LOLer Apps. It seems so long ago that we came up with the idea for our first iPhone app while golfing on a beautiful sunny San Diego day. So we thought we had this great idea for an iPhone app, but now what? Pat is an architect / internet marketing expert and I’m a software developer of 10 years. This was around the time I had just finished the book The 4-Hour Workweek By Timothy Ferriss and I had been inspired. With this in mind, outsourcing the development of our application was the only way to go. Aside from the application development we also outsourced all of our graphic designs to a really great artist we found on 99designs.com.

Currently, I am addicted to outsourcing. As always, comments are welcome. The Cost of Building an iPad App. Ever wondered how much it costs to build an iPad app? Thinking about developing your own app? The revenue generated by some apps in the App Store is impressive, but only a small percentage of apps actually make enough money to cover their costs. Before taking a home equity loan or asking your family for money, and before investing tens of thousands of dollars in your idea, the following guide may give you a better idea about how much time and money your app will require. Typical app costs Regardless of who actually develops the app, let’s look at what it takes to build it. Design : Unless you have the proper skills to do the design yourself, design will cost you money, especially for more advanced apps. Coding : Similarly, writing the app’s code will usually take several weeks to several months of work. Testing : Nobody wants bad reviews in the App Store.

Validation : When you are ready to launch, the last gate is the validation. A couple examples Twitterific Twiterrific Cut the rope. iPhone App Development: The Missing Manual. AppsAmuck iPhone Development Tutorials and Examples. Objective c - How much does it cost to develop an iPhone application. How Much Does It Cost to Develop a Mobile App? At AppMuse, we’re in the business of connecting people with ideas for mobile apps with experienced app developers.

How Much Does It Cost to Develop a Mobile App?

In the process, we get lots of questions about app development. Probably the number one question we get is “how much does it cost to develop a mobile app?” If I had a nickel for every time we’ve had that question … well, I wouldn’t quit my day job, but I would probably make the baristas at my local coffee shop at lot happier. So, what does it cost to develop a mobile app? That’s a lot like asking how much does it cost to buy a car or build a house – it depends on what kind of car you’re buying or house you’re building.

Alex Ahlund, former CEO of AppVee and AndroidApps, and later an advisor to Appolicious, wrote a guest blog article about app sales on TechCrunch. That sounds like a lot. Checkout: Point of Sale for Mac (POS)