mobile app development

Avoid all the Retail Mobile App Development Issues with these ways

Since the time retail mobility solutions have come to the fore, it virtually eradicated the traditional methods that were used in retail marketing. It is an evident fact that the retail industry is welcoming newer trends with each passing day, however, what you also can’t ignore the fact that there are a good number of consumers who didn’t have a good experience in this arena of marketing.

Eventually, the poor experience leads to the app deletion by the user, thus putting a question mark on this entire retail mobile app development process.

Even a minute mistake can cause an app’s debacle

It goes without saying that every retail mobile app development process involves a lot of planning, efforts, and cost, and even slight carelessness shown towards the retail app can lead to the failure of entire retail app development effort.

Often it also tends to be the case that the regular consumers of yours for whom you are developing the app may not necessarily be an app user. To deal with such an issue, devise a well-planned, user-friendly e-Commerce mobile app development project to entice the customers in order to keep them involved with the app.

Even a minor ignorance can ruin the entire retail app development cost, and effort invested all along by you and the retail mobile app developers.

What leads to the dismay of retail mobile app consumers from your app?

Numerous factors are leading the customers to abandon the retail mobile apps. When a survey was organized to ascertain the reason, it was found that crashes and freezes are the primary reasons why the users delete a mobile app. Some also deleted the app owing to slow performance or because the app was not used by them so often.

Besides the above, privacy concern, excess data usage, inadequate information, unnecessary usage of colors, lack of functionality and missing search option are the main reasons behind a retail application abandonment.

Thus, to offer an excellent user experience, it is vital to fix all kinds of retail mobile app development issues.

Here are the effective ways to fix these mobile app development issues.

Keep the app user-friendly, engaging & simplified

As you hire a retail mobile app developer for your e-Commerce mobile app development campaign, make sure to make the design simple, engaging and user-friendly. Right from  the login process, till the completion of the task, the User Interface must provide a seamless execution.  Unnecessary information should not be asked during the sign up as this often frustrates the users, thus making them uninstall the app. You must design the pages and share the features in such a manner that it should engage the user for a longer run.

Incorporate personalized messages

An effective way to allure a large number of customers towards your retail mobile app is by incorporating the domains related to personalized notifications or messages. Thus, keep in mind that they must be implemented very correctly and reliably.

Just remember to notify the users interest and activities in order to deliver them an optimized service quality.

Offer discounts, rewards, and incentives

According to a survey, it was revealed that mobile users tend to download app in order to earn royalty and reward points. So make your app loaded with astonishing marketing features in order to incline a high density of clientele. Further, make sure to continue all the above concerned practices for a certain period of time extending in order to assure a long term success.

For instance, You can consider adding incentives or discounts with the particular milestone, such as you get a 15% off on all the purchase on inviting a certain number of friends. So, inculcating few promotional features can get your app a remarkable identity.

App Security

Security of an application must be the topmost concern. Security threats are among the most common problems with the mobile apps that can actually augment the figures of uninstall. Thus, while developing the app, proper attention should be paid to all the security concerns related to user personal information, bank details, and other important details, in order to make them feel assured and preserved.


It is advised to analyze all the above related factors before proceeding on the grounds of retail mobile app development. So, make your retail iPhone or android developer familiar with  all the development and design related procedures for getting a noteworthy mobile app for your retail business.

Not only it should ensure user-engagement, but should also enhance your revenue structures in a long run.  So, make your app a great hit by simply loading it with the prescribed innovative techniques.

Sumit Garg

Project Manager @ Octal Info Solution