Top Mobile App Development Tools
It’s built on a jQuery core, so its learning curve is short for people who have experience with jQuery syntax. Its theming framework allows for the creation of custom themes, and its limited dependencies and lightweight nature optimize speed. It’s especially useful because the same underlying codebase will automatically scale to any screen, while it’s HTML5-driven configuration allows you to lay out pages with minimal scripting.
The Appery.io App Builder uses jQuery Mobile in building the UI. It also supports the integration of the jQuery Mobile ThemeRoller, allowing you to create and use as many custom themes as you want, as well as components such as the jQuery Mobile Panel component.
AngularJS is an open-source web app framework designed to combat the challenges encountered in developing single-page applications. Its goal is to simplify both the development and testing of single-page applications by providing a framework for a client-side model–view–controller (MVC) architecture.
In Appery.io’s new AngularJS Visual Builder, this means that you can get almost all the benefits of the framework. For AngularJS, this includes data binding, controllers, directives, filters, and UI components such as AngularJS Google Maps.
Twitter’s Bootstrap is the ultimate responsive UI framework – you can go from laptop to tablet to smartphone with ease. Bootstrap adapts to the change in platforms quickly and efficiently.
Mark Otto, one of the creators of Bootstrap, has said that the framework was originally created with “one core concept: pairing designers with developers.”
In Appery.io’s new Angular JS and Bootstrap Visual Editor, this means you can use the Bootstrap Grid System, responsive utilities for showing and hiding content depending on screen size, and, of course, UI components like dropdowns, button groups, alerts, and more.
Classified as a NoSQL database, MongoDB is an open-source, cross-platform document-oriented database that replaces the traditional table-based relational database structure in favor of JSON-like documents with dynamic schemas. This makes data integration in certain types of applications easier and faster.
With the Appery.io App Builder, you can instantly add a cloud database and backend to your app, enabling developers to store app data and manage users. And because it’s based on MongoDB, Appery.io’s MBaaS is powerful, scalable, and easy to use.
All of these tools are designed to make the developer’s life easier. When you use Appery.io, each of these tools is automatically at your disposal, allowing you to work more efficiently. This saves you and your team time, money, and stress. Moreover, because they are all already integrated, our platform makes it very easy for developers to enjoy the benefits of all these great tools without having to integrate them one at a time on their own.
Check out our documentation to learn more about these tools and start building your app today!