5 Questions One Should Consider Before Opting For Hybrid Mobile Applications

Hybrid Mobile Applications

Hybrid mobile apps are like any other apps which get installed easily and are available on your phone. You can find them in app stores and with them, you can play games, get social through social media, make financial transactions and much more.

A well-written hybrid app will look or behave similarly as its native equivalent. As far as users are concerned they don’t care either way. They simply want an application that works well. However, Hybrid Mobile Applications do provide some of the benefits over others.

The hybrid mobile app has become a revolution in mobile app development. This has a simple logic, hybrid mobile apps enable developers to use web technologies (HTML, CSS, and Javascript) to target multiple mobile platforms from a single code base, rather than writing native code (Objective-C, Swift, Java, C#) for each platform separately. By this, hybrid mobile apps significantly reduce the time and cost of mobile app development.

Benefits of Hybrid Mobile Applications

  • Hybrid mobile applications provide a way for developers to re-use their existing skills in web development.
  • Hybrid mobile application development looks appealing to an organization’s bottom line.
  • Hybrid mobile application development enables developers to target more than one platform.

But not everytime it is advisable to get a hybrid mobile app made. Let’s understand when you should build a hybrid mobile app:

It is mandatory to analyse the technical and non-technical merits of hybrid versus alternatives like web and native, before you decide — in terms of your mobile application’s requirements. Read More:


Originally published at bluepiit.com on April 19, 2016.