The 10 Best App Design Platforms That Ease Your Job

While the number of apps is increasing each passing day, your opinion of building a mobile app is getting stronger. You are right! It is certain everybody thinks of this idea at least for once. What? You are saying that you don’t have any coding and design skills. Stop feeling worried for that. It is because there are many app design platforms that require no coding and design skills, they just demand an idea and imagination.
Let’s learn what these app design platforms and their benefits are.

Mockplus

Mockplus is a RAPID prototyping tool to make faster and easier design. You need no code or technical expertise to design your app. It has nearly 200 components and more than 3,000 icons to save you much time and efforts on design.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • Visualized interaction design lets you build interactive prototypes.
  • Pre-designed components that comprise of more than 3,000 icons and nearly 200 components let you prototype like a Pro.
  • You can test your prototype on the native device instantly by scanning the generated QR code.

 

Price

It has two options.
Annual Billing: $199/year
Unlimited Perpetual License: $399/per user

Appery.io

The appery.io platform is a cloud-based mobile app builder used by over 300.000 developers. With the App Builder, you can create mobile and responsive apps that run on all major device platforms.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • Thanks to the components inside the Visual Editor, you can easily build your UI by drag-and-drop.
  • You can create custom plugins and components as well as you can use Appery plugins and UI components.
  • It allows you to share with your team and clients in real time.

 

Price

They have three different pricing options for monthly and yearly plans.
Pro: $60/mo (paid annually)  – $90/mo (paid monthly)
Team: $135/mo (paid annually)  – $200/mo (paid monthly)
Enterprise: Pricing available upon request. 

Marvel

Marvel allows you to create interactive app prototypes with no coding skills required on the creative platform.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • You can wireframe and design with Marvel or add own images using Photoshop, Sketch or pen and paper. It gives Photoshop and Sketch support.
  • You can create a flow, add gestures and transitions and present your prototype.
  • You can share your project with clients, colleagues, and stakeholders and get feedback on ideas and designs.

 

Price

They have three different pricing options for monthly and yearly plans.
Pro: $16 (monthly plan) – $12 (yearly plan)
Company: $48 (monthly plan) – $42 (yearly plan)
Enterprise: Pricing available upon request.

AppInstitute

AppInstitute is the largest app maker in UK. It lets you customize your app with any combination of its built-in features.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • It has a diversity of useful modules including messaging center, mobile coupons, stamp card, form builder, food ordering and more.
  • You can differentiate your app by using custom color schemes, images, logos, layouts, menu styles, and fonts.
  • It provides all the essential resources you need to effectively launch, promote and market your app.

 

Price

They have four different pricing options for monthly and yearly plans.
AppBuilder: $40/mo (monthly plan) – $28/mo (yearly plan)
AppBuilder Pro: $70/mo (monthly plan) – $49/mo (yearly plan)
AppBuilder Pro+: $115/mo (monthly plan) – $81/mo (yearly plan)
Reseller: from $400/mo (monthly plan) – from $280/mo (yearly plan)

Appypie

Appy Pie teaches you how to create an app with 3 easy steps. The most loved aspect is having a list of options and tools.

Platforms

Android, iOS, Windows

Features

  • It has App Builder catalog that guides you how to create an app belonging to a specific category.
  • Moreover, it has great e-commerce features, with highly customizable catalog menus and loyalty options.
  • You can use Appy Store while creating an app as well as develop a custom app.

 

Price

They have four different options for monthly, yearly and lifetime plans.
Free: All plan is free
Basic: $15/mo (monthly) – $144/year (yearly) – $500/app (lifetime)
Gold: $30/mo (monthly) – $300/year (yearly) – $1000/app (lifetime)
Platinium: $50/mo -$480/year (yearly) – $1500/app (lifetime)

Mobile Roadie

Mobile Roadie compounds app creation and mobile marketing in one powerful solution, empowering you to build a customized app in no time.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • It lets you push your content straight to your app and pull content from it to your own site or blog.
  • Its section area is really rich: Media, News, Fan Wall, Events, Accounts, Attendees, Biography, Books, Category Shortcut, Copyright, Directory, Discography, Favorites, Links, Mailing List, Menus, QR Scanner, Speakers, Store, Top Users, Twitter.
  • You can craft a custom app and use its marketing tools.

 

Price

Pricing available upon request.

GoodBarber

You can easily build your native app with GoodBarber. It allows you control every detail of your app without producing a single line of code.

 

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • It has useful content management sections including articles, video, photos, sound, map, form, and calendar.
  • It offers monetization options. You can broadcast ads by creating your own or connecting an external platform.
  • It lets you create your own plugins.
  • It gives an immediate visual feedback every time you adjust any parameters in your app.

 

Price

It has different pricing for Android and iOS for monthly and yearly plans.
Android: €40/month (monthly) – €32/month (yearly)
iOS: €115/mo (monthly) – €96/month (yearly)

ShoutEm

ShoutEm is a sleek app builder offering complete content management solutions, user engagement tools, and monetization options.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • It has a drag-and-drop interface that offers you customization options.
  • It lets your app make money thanks to multiple modules providing an e-commerce experience, in-app subscriptions, deals, and coupons.
  • It offers auto-updates after you publish your app under your developer account.

 

Price

It has four options
Basic: $19.90/mo
Advanced: $49.00/mo
Unlimited: $119.90/mo
Enterprise: Pricing available upon request.

TheAppBuilder

TheAppBuilder works with you to craft the structure of the app and populate it with initial content.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • Its CMS system lets you publish content, send push notifications and view analytics.
  • Simply add and remove large groups of users via secure upload.
  • Create or remove a group of people, tag your services or content and give access to the groups according to tags.
  • Send unlimited Push Notifications to alert your audience to important updates

 

Price

Pricing available upon request.

AppMachine

AppMachine has a drag-and-drop interface to build and design professional native apps within hours.

Platforms

Android, iOS

Features

  • You can create an app by pulling your content from your website or build your app entirely from scratch.
  • It offers 35+ pre-coded, snap-together Building Blocks, gorgeous skin selection and design features.
  • They make an app site for you to promote your app.

 

Price

Its pricing differs for single apps and app bundles.
Single Apps
Plus App: $49                  Pro App: $69
App Bundles
Reseller Bundle: $99     Reseller Bundle XL: $300