Apps play a major role and are a part and parcel of our life. Be it home management, quick shopping or any other activity, apps make life simple and easy.
Most businesses prefer to have a digital or online presence than an offline store to attract more audience and improve sales. This is because these businesses often lack sponsors or funds, and fail to invest in an app developer or spend a huge amount on building an extraordinary application for their business.
This is when the biggest question strikes, how about building an app for free and make it available to the public. To build an app, there are several other ways available in the market, but to avail most of those services, the customers are required to pay a lump sum amount which isn't always convenient for all businesses, due to lack of finance or sponsors.
Well, there's one solution to this issue, Appy Pie, a cloud-based mobile app builder software is at our rescue. There are several other such software platforms available, but Appy Pie is easy-to-use and can allow the user build a basic app for their business in just a few simple steps.
This should be noted that Appy Pie can be used even by a person without HTML knowledge, and requires no coding knowledge to build an app. Let's look at how this works.
#1 Visit the Official of Appy Pie
After you visit the official Appy Pie website, the option to create an app for free is available right in the home page, click on the option.
#2 Choose the Category of Your App
On clicking the "Create your free app" option, you will be taken to the next step requiring you to enter a valid name for the app and choose the category from the given options including information, online business, photography and many more and click on the "Next" option.
Note, that Appy Pie will now display a demo of how your app may look like at the right corner of the screen.
#3 Choose a Theme for the App
Appy Pie will now display numerous themes, and you may choose your favorite one out of the list. After which, Appy Pie will again display a demo of how your app may look like with the selected theme. Click on "Next".
#4 Enter the App Details Now
You can now enter the required details for the app like the description of the app, about us section, contact details, the photos to be displayed on the app page and more. Along with this, you can also choose the icon, font, style, color, change the app overlay and customize others settings as well for the app.
You can also customize each section of the app separately, by selecting the page displayed at the top of the screen.
#5 Sign Up and Tap on Free Service
After entering all the details that you want the app to display to its users, click on the third step "Build".
Clicking on which you will have to sign up with your name, email, and other required details, which will take you to the subscription page displaying all the plans that Appy Pie offers, and for free service you can simply click on the fourth option called "Free" and tap on the Subscribe now option.
#6 You Have Created Your App For Free
Congratulations! You have successfully created your own app for free, visit your dashboard to view how the app looks. It will take 2 hours for the app to go live after which the app will be available for the users to download the use it easily.