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Tools to develop cross-platform mobile application

Now I’m doing some research to start developing mobile applications.

There are several tools came out when I was doing the search.

  1. kodular.io (previously makeroid.io). free
  2. mit appinventor – almost similar to kodular and thunkable. free
  3. thunkable.com – tested and ok. complete video tutorial. free for public project. usd200/yr for private (promo at usd100/yr)
  4. kikApp – develop with PHP
  5. phonegap – develop with HTML, CSS and Javascript. Pay to build?
  6. Appcelerator – use Javascript. Free to join and develop. Pay only when go live. Minimum USD39/mo
  7. Xamarin – with free package with limited app size
  8. Corona SDK – with free package
  9. Meteor – open source, javascript
  10. AppsMoment – online GUI tool
  11. buildup.io – app prototyping

Registration to place app on market

  1. Apple app store – USD99 (per year)
  2. Google play – USD25 (one-time)

Other related tools

  1. android app launch icon generator
  2. onsen.io – html5 hybrid template
  3. one signal – for push notification
  4. firebase
  5. progressive web app – web apps but fast, responsive

Other tools (need to filter all the ads etc)

  1. freeweb2app.com – convert your website to app in 3 easy steps. – name your app, enter url, add icon – charge per conversion is USD9 (one time) for android app and usd249 for ios
  2. instappy.com
  3. buildfire.com
  4. appypie.com
  5. kinetise.com
  6. appsgeyser.com
  7. free app building with revenue sharing from ad
  8. onsen.io

html5 mobile app

  1. appmakr.com – free 30-day trial for all package
  2. mobiroller.com
  3. free native app with ad supported, 5 push notification
  4. mobincube.com – free native app with ad supported.