Top App Development Companies for Startups

Starting a new venture? Googling Top App Developers For Startups in a hope that one of them would cater your needs for mobile solution? GoodFirms ends your search, hereby listing Top Application Development Companies for Startups. Mobile app development for startups is widely considered a tricky process, because with ideology reflection and need catering, the app should match the level of creativity of the startup. With a thorough backend research, GoodFirms has come up with mobile application development companies which have a handsome experience providing mobile solutions to startups.

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List of Best Mobile Application Development Companies for Startups

  • OpenXcell

    Leading Mobile App Development Company
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    OpenXcell is an industry-leading web, software and mobile app development company in the USA and India, known for delivering innovative solutions and engaging mobile apps. OpenXcell is renowned as one of the best app development companies in the app space with its outstanding capabilities and a world-class team of mobi ... learn more about OpenXcell

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2009
    United States, India
  • Utility

    Top Mobile App Design & Development Agency
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    Utility specializes in crafting custom mobile applications and web software with innovative partners, from startup ventures to Fortune 500 brands. Founded by digital leaders from companies like Major League Baseball and McCann Erickson, Utility is built by folks that have been on the ... learn more about Utility

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    $150 - $199/hr
    50 - 249
    2013
    United States, Canada
  • Cubix

    Award Winning Software Development Company
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    Welcome to Cubix! We are excited to see you on our profile. Cubix is a leading mobile app, games and enterprise software development company! – expert in development, customization and integration of complex enterprise-level solutions, business intelligence analytics, advanced web and mobile solutions. With ... learn more about Cubix

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2008
    United States, United Arab Emirates
  • Protonshub Technologies

    Leading Mobile App Development Company
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    Protonshub is the largest custom web & mobile app development company in Indore and US incorporated initially with the idea to attract good resources. It all boils down to implementing our positive approach from 10 people to develop a team base of 150+ employees. We are fueled by protons and believe in being t ... learn more about Protonshub Technologies

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2018
    India, United States
  • Classic Informatics

    The Digital Innovation Company
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    Seven years in the arena, Classic Informatics Private Limited was established in the year 2002 and now stands as a leading player in the field of web and software development. A prominent pioneer in offshore web development, it provides a wide range of solutions and applications for its clients.

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2002
    India, United Kingdom
  • SPEC INDIA

    Enterprise Software, Mobility & BI Solutions
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    SPEC INDIA is an ISO/IEC 27001:2013 company with 30+ years of established experience. We specialize in Custom Software Development, Web & Mobile App Development, BI & Analytics Solutions, Automation & Security Testing, Legacy Software Migration, Product Engineering, and IoT Solutions. SPEC INDIA has ... learn more about SPEC INDIA

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    1987
    India, United States
  • Zco Corporation

    A Versatile Custom Software Developer
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    Zco Corporation has distinguished itself as one of the best software development companies in the United States. They provide a full range of mobile app development solutions for their clients, including custom mobile apps, games, enterprise software, 3D animation, and augmented and virtual reality applications. From s ... learn more about Zco Corporation

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    $25 - $49/hr
    250 - 999
    1989
    United States
  • Rocketech

    Web and Mobile Development
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    ROCKETECH is a software development company collaborating with 100+ Middle and Senior level professionals and specializing in analytics-driven web and mobile development. Our team has released 150+ products for 100+ startups and enterprises as IT executors. Our innovative solutions are highly acclaimed in their niches, ... learn more about Rocketech

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2015
    Ukraine, Singapore
  • Idealogic

    End-to-end custom software development
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    We are Idealogic  Idealogic is a full-cycle software development firm with strong expertise in product design, custom software development, QA assurance, and post-release support in Fintech, Logistics, Retail, and Business Intelligence areas. We are focused on the partnership with startup founders and entrepren ... learn more about Idealogic

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    $50 - $99/hr
    50 - 249
    2016
    Ukraine, Estonia
  • Alphonic Network Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

    Mobile Apps and Web Development Company
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    Alphonic Network Solutions is a full-stack Mobile Apps and Web development agency established in 2013. We are in business for the past six years. Operating from Jaipur, India, with a team of 40+ smart and enthusiastic masterminds working together, we have successfully delivered 200+ projects globally. Our products and ... learn more about Alphonic Network Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2013
    India, United Arab Emirates
  • Blue Label Labs

    NYC's Top App Development & Digital Product Agency
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    Blue Label Labs is a mobile, tablet, watch, TV and AR/VR app design, development and marketing firm. Being one of the premium mobile app development companies of USA, the company has partnered with entrepreneurs, enterprises and digital agencies to build over 100+ excellent apps. The firm for its exceptional iPad ap ... learn more about Blue Label Labs

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    $100 - $149/hr
    50 - 249
    2009
    United States, United Arab Emirates
  • Lean Apps GMBH

    An app agency offering mobile and web apps
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    We are an app and web development agency based in Berlin, Pune and Noida focussed on creating an exceptional user experience (DESIGN FIRST). We have designed, developed and delivered 100+ apps for startups and enterprise. We have found the hack to deliver digital products at 5X speed using DESIGN SPRINTS AGILE OUR ... learn more about Lean Apps GMBH

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    $25 - $49/hr
    10 - 49
    2013
    Germany, United Kingdom
  • Appello Software

    Hire Leading Software Developers
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    Email us: [email protected] Appello is a full-service software company that offers competitive mobile & web software development for enterprise and startup clients in Australia. We create award-winning apps, web-apps, and software products.  Our full-stack engineers, frontend engineers, UX/UI des ... learn more about Appello Software

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2016
    Australia, United Kingdom
  • datarockets is a product development company consisting of 35 in-house developers working remotely from Canada and Eastern Europe. Founded in 2014, datarockets have developed 40+ high-quality and scalable custom applications and software for startups and medium-sized businesses. datarockets builds long term relation ... learn more about datarockets

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    $50 - $99/hr
    10 - 49
    2014
    Canada, Poland
  • SovTech

    Mobile & Web App Development. Sorted.
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    SovTech is a bespoke software development service provider, offering end-to-end software solutions to a wide variety of FinTechs, enterprises, and start-ups. Software is the biggest growth catalyst for every business of the future, and our approach to software allows us to bring innovation to market faster than ever be ... learn more about SovTech

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2012
    South Africa, United Kingdom
  • Neebal, a technology solutions provider, has delivered top of the line solutions across Agro, Pharma, and BFSI verticals. Neebal aims to provide top tier services for API Integration, RPA, and advanced mobility with prime focus on Hyperautomation. Founded in 2010, Neebal is proud recipient of the Deloitte Technology Fa ... learn more about Neebal Technologies

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2010
    United States, India
  • Codes Orbit is the organic collaboration between budding Entrepreneurs/business owners and the most highly respected programming team in the world. All aspects are covered, from start to finish mobile / web apps to complex AI development. Codes Orbit Australia has you covered. Talk to Australian owners and lets see you ... learn more about CodesOrbit PVT LTD

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2019
    South Africa, Pakistan
  • Postindustria LTD

    Accelerating innovations with AI, ML & CV
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    Why Postindustria? A team of elite engineers and product designers who have been working together for over a decade. We have the technical capabilities you need to transform your business. 3 exits, 6 internal products, 0 ego, just execution.  How does it work? We assign a task force of seni ... learn more about Postindustria LTD

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    $50 - $99/hr
    50 - 249
    2006
    United States, Canada
  • JetRuby Agency LTD.

    We listen to Clients and then Build Great Apps
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    Building mobile & web apps is easy. We've been doing it since 2010. Creating successful apps is harder. We’ve done that successfully 250+ times in 16 industries. Get 2 key services App Idea & Code Audit for FREE today. SAVE up to $5000. App Idea Audit -  ... learn more about JetRuby Agency LTD.

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2010
    Ukraine, United States
  • TechGropse is a Mobile App Development Company with a strong team of highly skilled IT experts. Being a leading Mobile App Development Company, We have developed extended expertise in developing Native Mobile Apps for various segments. The company also develops cost-effective Hybrid Mobile Apps ... learn more about TechGropse Pvt. Ltd.

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2015
    India, United States
  • Sapphire Solutions is an ISO 27001:2013 certified Web &amp; Mobile App Development Company established in 2002. We offer a wide range of IT services and domain-specific solutions to Enterprises, ISVs, Digital Agencies, and Startups. Our devoted and passionate team delivers best industry practices combined with tech ... learn more about Sapphire Software Solutions

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    NA
    50 - 249
    2002
    India
  • IndiaNIC

    Digital Product Agency with Enterprise Experience
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    IndiaNIC is a premier IT company providing end-to-end digital, technology and marketing services to small businesses, enterprises and start-ups.  The company help clients develop compelling stories and then bring these stories into the marketplace through exceptional apps. It offers impactful, result-driven, funct ... learn more about IndiaNIC

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    $25 - $49/hr
    250 - 999
    1997
    United States, India
  • Uplogic Technologies Pvt Ltd

    Inspiring Startups & Reliable Enterprises
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    Uplogic Technologies, is a global Web, IT & Mobile App outsourcing company. We are well organized with a team of Professional Experts who has strong skills and expertise in Digital Products. Whether you are Enterprise looking to enhance or a startup looking to take flight off, We enrich you with cutting-edge techno ... learn more about Uplogic Technologies Pvt Ltd

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    2017
    India
  • RipenApps

    Developing Above Excellence
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    RipenApps is a top-reviewed & globally renowned mobile app development company that provides consultancy, web & app development services to multi-level businesses, right from Entrepreneurs/Startups to Enterprise Businesses.  We are expert-led digital solution providers that empower startups, businesses, ... learn more about RipenApps

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2013
    India, United Arab Emirates
  • Ajath Infotech Pvt Ltd

    Always Join Advance Technology Hub
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    Ajath acts as a catalyst to provide that extra edge to our clients in the competitive market. Ajath Infotech Pvt Ltd is one of the leading Mobile app Development Company in Gurgaon, Delhi, Delhi NCR, Noida, India.  We function as a full business partner, offering tech and digital marketing solutions that ... learn more about Ajath Infotech Pvt Ltd

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2012
    India, United Arab Emirates
  • Consagous Technologies

    Helping brands by being their Technology Partner
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    Consagous is a premier mobile app development company with expertise in iPhone, Android, Hybrid and Windows App Development. The company has over 10 years of experience of delivering powerful mobile app solutions to clients all across the globe. It provides full array of mobile services from its offices in Chicago (USA ... learn more about Consagous Technologies

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2008
    India, United States
  • Sparx IT Solutions Pvt Ltd

    Leading Web and Mobile App Development Company
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    Sparx IT Solutions is a NASSCOM-recognized, ISO:9001 IT-Software company. We are a leading web and mobile app development company that tends to render excellence in each service offering. With over 14 years of experience, we have served 500+ customers from SMBs to Fortune 500 companies and grabbed many prestigious reco ... learn more about Sparx IT Solutions Pvt Ltd

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2007
    India, United States
  • Siddhi Infosoft

    Think Big and Do Creative
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    Siddhi Infosoft has been a leading Web and Mobile app development company in the USA, UK, India, and, Canada for providing digital solutions to every industry sector out there. Founded in 2011, we’ve grown with the digital ecosystem to support every stage of the product life cycle. Our web and mobi ... learn more about Siddhi Infosoft

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    2011
    United States, India
  • Capermint Technologies Pvt Ltd

    Canada's Top Award-Winning Game Development Agency
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    Capermint Technologies is #1 leading mobile game development and mobile app development company. We consider our valued clientele’s requirement as the top-most priority. Our head office is located in the rapidly expanding Canadian Quebec province's city Montreal. We have one more associate office based in Ind ... learn more about Capermint Technologies Pvt Ltd

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2014
    India, Canada
  • Octal IT Solution

    Technology. Outsourcing. Simplified
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    Octal IT Solution is an ISO 9001:2015 Certified Company and Appraised to CMMi Level-3, having its global presence in India, UK, USA, and Singapore. We are the leading providers of Enterprise Mobility, Software Consulting, App Development, and IT Consultation Solutions. Having delivered 1100+ mobile and web applicati ... learn more about Octal IT Solution

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2007
    United States, India
  • Hidden Brains InfoTech

    Top Web & Mobile Apps Development Company
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    Hidden Brains Infotech is an Award Winning Web & Mobile App Development Company committed to provide end-to-end IT services in Web, Mobile and Cloud. Right from ideation, UX/UI design, development  to final deployment, we have successfully delivered 5000+ Web & 850+ Mobile apps in a span of 12+ years to cl ... learn more about Hidden Brains InfoTech

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2003
    India, United States
  • Appinventiv Technologies

    Top Mobile App Development Firm
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    Appinventiv Technologies is a leading IOS certified mobile app development company with global presence in US, Europe & APAC. Appinventiv is the most sought after company in mobile space for its client-centred Android app development services. The team consists of 100+ tech nerds who work with a passion for develop ... learn more about Appinventiv Technologies

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    $25 - $49/hr
    250 - 999
    2015
    India, United States
  • IOTTIVE OPC PVT LTD

    LET'S CONNECT THE THINGS TOGETHER
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    Iottive mainly provides mobile application development services & embedded services. Our expertise lies in building iOS and Android applications, Bluetooth Applications, IoT Applications, iBeacon Applications, Hardware and firmware development. Our mobile apps and solutions for iPhone, Android, We ... learn more about IOTTIVE OPC PVT LTD

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    2016
    India
  • We at CodeBright believe in improving the world using technology. We work with startups, small/large companies, and non-profit organizations to bring Minimal Viable Products (MVPs) to the market, improve/streamline/automate business processes, raise efficiency/productivity, reduce costs, solve business challenges, and ... learn more about CodeBright

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    NA
    50 - 249
    2015
    United States, United Kingdom
  • Algoworks

    Enterprise Mobile Apps Development Company in USA
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    Algoworks is an awarded mobile app design and development company based out of  Sunnyvale, CA & Noida, India Since 2006 our team has won various awards and has developed 500+ apps for startups & Fortune 500 companies. We have a team of passionate techies, designers & Business Analyst who take pride ... learn more about Algoworks

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2006
    India, United States
  • SoluLab

    Blockchain | IoT | Mobility | AI | Big Data
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    One of the top blockchain development companies with over 50M+ active users for their apps and an industry-competitve 97% customer success score. SoluLab has partnered with Fortune 500 enterprises to high-growth startups including Walt Disney, Goldman Sachs, Mercedez Benz, University of Cambridge, Georgia Tech, and mor ... learn more about SoluLab

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    $25 - $49/hr
    50 - 249
    2014
    United States, India
  • Agile Infoways is one of the leading IT solutions & services provider company. We have strong competencies in Mobile App Development, Web App Development, Blockchain, AI, ML, AR/VR, UI/UX  and more. We have 13+ years of global presence in the USA, Canada, Australia, UK, European countries & India for de ... learn more about Agile Infoways Pvt Ltd

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2006
    United States, India
  • PURRWEB

    We build UX based MVPs with React | React Native
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    We’re a web&mobile development company for startups, that allows you to rapidly build a stable product or MVP using our expertise in React and React Native on the Front-end + Ruby on Rails and Node.js on the Back-end. We develop mobile applications using cross-platform technologies, namely React Native. Th ... learn more about PURRWEB

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    $50 - $99/hr
    10 - 49
    2014
    Russia
  • Kmphitech

    Leading Mobile App & Game Development Company
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    Kmphitech is one of India’s fastest growing IT companies focusing on providing end to end solutions on Mobile Application Development, Game Development, Web Application Development , Software Development, Web Design and many more. At Kmphitech we believe in transforming&nbs ... learn more about Kmphitech

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    $25 - $49/hr
    10 - 49
    2012
    India
  • Techcronus

    Agile Web and Mobility Solutions Provider USA
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    Techcronus Business Solutions is a global provider of Digital Solutions using cutting-edge technologies since 2010. Our value proposition is our strength that distinguishes us in terms of industry specific services, emerging technology expertise, strategic alliances with professional consultants and business experts, a ... learn more about Techcronus

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    2010
    India, United States
  • INFOVENTIVE started its journey back in 2015 with the sole aim of delivering mobile app development solutions to clients looking for excellent products. It is a digital technology company providing digital transformation and product engineering services Consumer Internet, and large enterprises across the globe. The ... learn more about Infoventive Technologies

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    2015
    India
  • PixelCrayons

    Software & Mobile App Development Company
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    We are an award-winning IT & Software Outsourcing Company based in India offering end-to-end solutions to Enterprises, ISVs, Digital Agencies, and Startups. Since our establishment in the year 2004, we have serviced 5400+ customers from 38+ countries. We are highly acknowledged among our clients for our agile/De ... learn more about PixelCrayons

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2004
    India
  • Zignuts Technolab Pvt. Ltd.

    Helping Startups to turn their ideas into reality
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    Zignuts Technolab is a creative team that brings Ideas into reality. We create Mobile and Web experiences that inspire in cost-effective range for startups and small to medium enterprices (SMEs). Mobile apps and Web solution are the enabling centerpieces of digital convergence for every business, every industry. We are ... learn more about Zignuts Technolab Pvt. Ltd.

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2017
    India, Germany
  • Atta Systems

    Build impactful software products with us
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    We are a software product development boutique agency that delivers innovation through product design and cutting edge technology. We focus on the impact our software products have for the final user and deliver beautiful, easy to use software experiences. Our customers consider us their trusted product and technology ... learn more about Atta Systems

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    $50 - $99/hr
    10 - 49
    2015
    Singapore, United States
  • Codiant is “a revolution, a reliable partner, responsible service provider, loyal friend, and your inspiration” that has donned a big feather for world-class Mobile and Web App Development. With a strong global presence in the USA, UK, and India, Codiant is hailed as the most sought after company in mobile ... learn more about Codiant Software Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

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    $25 - $49/hr
    250 - 999
    2010
    United States, United Kingdom
  • Ads N Url

    Building Brands with Purpose and Passion.
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    Ads N Url is a recognised industry leader in the mobile app development sector with clients all over India, UK, USA, & UAE. Till date, the company has worked over 500+ projects in partnership with SMEs, Fortune 500 Enterprises, and progressive Start-Ups of varied verticals. Established in 2015, the award-winning ... learn more about Ads N Url

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    < $25/hr
    250 - 999
    2015
    India
  • GBKSOFT

    Custom Software Solutions since 2009
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    ❗❗❗ We have a special offer for clients who start software development ❗❗❗ Altamira is a global digital transformation partner, specializing in helping organizations scale faster and more sustainably than anyone else. With market-leading capabilities across all aspects of product and technology develo ... learn more about GBKSOFT

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    $50 - $99/hr
    50 - 249
    2009
    Ukraine, Slovakia
  • Suffescom Solutions is a certified company that takes pride in delivering the web design, web development and internet marketing services worldwide. Our customized services and special attention to the user experience and their satisfaction let us shape their dreams into reality. We have separate crews of experience ... learn more about Suffescom Solutions

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2013
    India, United States
  • MobiDev

    Web and Mobile development, AI apps
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    To create a game-changing product, there’s a need to mix traditional software development and innovation. MobiDev is an award-winning software engineering company that delivers both classic and AI-powered Web and Mobile apps from scratch or integrates AI/ML components into existing systems. We offer you the ... learn more about MobiDev

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    $50 - $99/hr
    250 - 999
    2009
    United States, Ukraine
  • We believe aggressively in a quote - "A Good Reputation is More Valueable Than Money". 7+ years in this industry & various experiences have thought us very well that quality & innovation leads you to success. Technology is upgrading itself everyday & we keep ourselves on toes to stay well ... learn more about Infowind Technologies

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    < $25/hr
    50 - 249
    2012
    India

Buyer’s Guide

What Is the Importance of App Development for Startups?

Startups must have a commanding online presence through engaging app development solutions to attract prospective clients. The following are the most vital advantages of investing in custom mobile app development for startups.

  1. Saves Time and Money: 
    The services that the top startup app development company offers save crucial time. The expert developers are thorough in the structure of C#, C++, and other app development languages and, thus, can implement the idea in a better manner. Moreover, it is more cost-effective to hire app developers than building an in-house team as it reduces additional infrastructure and staffing expenses.
  2. Brand Recognition: 
    The success of a Startup depends on its visibility amongst prospects. An app is a preferable approach to reach clients and improve the business' value. A well-designed app is more likely to generate traffic than its competitors in the industry. 
  3. Platform Compatibility:
    Prospects prefer downloading apps that operate across different platforms. The top startups mobile app developers ensure the user-friendliness of the app by making it compatible among multiple devices as well as various platforms. The framework specialists further can effectively use different testing tools to ensure cross-platform compatibility in apps.
  4. Competitiveness: 
    A professional app development team is up-to-date with the changing trends and technologies in the industry. They can quickly build a platform that gives a constant fight to competing businesses. The top app development services providers for startups further ensure that the app is appealing to the viewers and offers easy-to-use functionality.
  5. Support: 
    Often, the apps might suffer inevitable setbacks after the deployment. Most app developers for startups offer additional support during and after the app development process to tackle this. Whether there is a need to change the design of the app or its structure, hiring app developers simplifies the task.

What Are the Different Types of Mobile Apps?

There are three fundamental types of mobile apps: 

  1. Native Apps:
    Native apps are developed for specific mobile app development platforms. Native mobile apps are speedy and offer a high-end and exceptional user experience. However, since these apps cannot operate on other OS, they can be expensive to develop.
  2. Mobile Web Apps:
    Mobile web apps showcase web pages and run on web-hosted servers, not installed on the mobile device. They are popular amongst startups mobile app developers since mobile web apps provide easier access to their websites at a reduced cost, allowing more customers to connect with the brand. 
  3. Hybrid Apps:
    Hybrid apps are a blend of native and mobile web apps. Hybrid apps employ multi-platform mobile app development frameworks and tools such as HTML5, Adobe PhoneGap, CSS, JQuery Mobile, Corona SDK, etc. Custom mobile app development for startups enables them to deploy their apps on all Operating Systems and mobile browsers.

How to Shortlist App Development Companies for Startups?

It is critical to thoroughly research all the viable service providers to shortlist the best one out. Below are a few points you must contemplate when hiring app developers for startups for your dream project, whether it is for iOS, Android, or some other platform:

  1. Expertise:
    Startups must have a clear concept of the type of platform and framework stack they plan to incorporate in their app. Therefore, they must hire a startup app development company that possesses the specific skill sets required to convert your idea into reality. Moreover, while outsourcing, you must select service providers with prior experience of working with similar industries. 
  2. Portfolio: 
    A company portfolio provides you information on the working pattern and the type of projects the leading app developers have curated. It also emphasizes their strengths and flaws, allowing Startups to consider their candidature. A portfolio also highlights their proven records in various industries, enabling you to evaluate and hire skilled app developers having experience relevant to your project.
  3. Cost:
    Customarily, the cost of the overall mobile app development project is dependent on the features incorporated into the app, its scope for expansion, and its complexity levels. Another determining element is the time required to develop the application. Experienced app developers for startups may offer rapid deployment of an app at a higher expense. Contrarily, inexperienced app developers may claim multiple revisions, thus costing you nearly the same while requiring a longer time period.
  4. Client Reviews:
    Nowadays, it is requisite for all companies to gather client testimonials and publish reviews. Reading feedback and online recommendations about the startups mobile app developers' work as social proof. Genuine positive reviews will present service seekers with great confidence in deciding and selecting the right mobile app development company for your startup's Android app development or ios app development project. Checkout independent research and review platforms, such as GoodFirms, to study authentic testimonials.
  5. Team:
    Researching the app development team working for the app development companies is beneficial as they will work on your dream app project. Reviewing the Linkedin profile of supervisors, project managers, team leads, developers, etc., will help you evaluate their talent, expertise, and past mobile application development projects.

What Are the Questions Startups Must Consider Before Building An App?

Once proprietors get to the resolution of incorporating a mobile application within their firm, they must acknowledge a series of questions for its success. Perceive answer to the following questions in order to realize your app development project:

  1. How Much Does Startup Mobile Application Development Cost?
    The resources invested in building an app from scratch mainly depend on its complexity. A GoodFirms survey on the mobile app development cost gives an insight into the average app development cost. 
    Simple App: An app with basic functionalities, namely, login, subscription, push notification, etc., costs between $24800 to $59200.
    Moderate App: The cost of creating an app with personalized UI/UX features, third-party payment gateway, API integration, and others falls between $36100 to $85200.
    Complex App: A high-end app with cutting-edge functionalities like third-party plugins, extensive database, complex back-end, animations, etc., can range from $59500 to $137200. 
  2. How to Protect the Idea of Your Application?
    An idea is intellectual property and can be the base for your success. This is why it is crucial to ensure that your ideas are not misused. While searching for the right startup app development company, you should only share your project's basics and non-proprietary information. Before sharing specifications in detail, it is advisable to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with the service provider to protect the idea. You must also thoroughly review the code ownership terms to safeguard your proprietary rights.
  3. What Services Are Included?
    In addition to coding the app, a successful app development solution require several different services. These services include app designing, testing, app marketing, app optimization, and post-deployment maintenance, among others. The best app developers for startups often have some of the solutions in the deal, whereas others can be acquired at an additional cost. It is advisable to analyze the package offered and sign the contract accordingly.

GoodFirms Research Process:

To devise a comprehensive mobile application, company owners must work with the best startup app development company. GoodFirms aims to help the service seekers in this journey by presenting the list of top startup mobile app development companies worldwide.
The leading firms that bagged the position on the list of top app developers for startups in GoodFirms research are appraised based on our exclusive research methodology, which acknowledges several qualitative and quantitative factors. These featured app development agencies have been ranked based on their app development and app design abilities and experience. Furthermore, GoodFirms considers the market reach and the participating companies' years of working in the industry to understand their market contributions. The other valuable parameter recognized by our skilled research team is the capabilities of the company to custom mobile app development for startups to clients, which are confirmed by client reviews and recommendations.
Our analyst observed that the above-listed top app development companies for startups yield robust, engaging, user-friendly, and reliable mobile app development services to patrons across the globe after a thorough analysis. 
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