Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

How to Develop Android Apps – Appsbar

By Mobile Apps Subscribe to RSS | August 6th 2012 | Views:

When Google re-branded its thriving Android Market in March of 2012, opting instead for the Google Play moniker, the theory was the new name would reinforce its brand and point to the multitude of games, apps, movies, music, and books available in the marketplace.

As most predicted Google Play became a big name instantly and the site hosts big name apps put out by Electronic Arts, Facebook, and Foursquare. What no one predicted was the rise of appsbar, a free app builder for Android.

Just one month after Google changing the name on the marquee, the start-up app development service became the single largest app publisher on Google Play.

Appsbar, an online tool that allows anyone to build and publish their own mobile app, has gone live this month after one year in beta. During that time, appsbar has attracted over 100,000 users and the service was responsible for over 9 million app launches.

The service initially launched in April of 2011 in beta and immediately made an impact on the iTunes store with apps being published anywhere from 7 to 10 days after submission. Sensing the burgeoning popularity of Android devices, the service included an app template for Android as well.

While still in beta, appsbar (servicing its users at eventually became a cross-platform, operating system agnostic development tool.

“Being cross platform and device agnostic finally allows mobile apps that everyone can share,” says appsbar founder Scott Hirsch. “Appsbar is bridging the gap between micro sites and native apps by creating fully functional HTML5 apps that are more than a mobile version of your website.”

Apps are submitted to the appropriate marketplace and users are notified when the app is ready for download. All appsbar apps are optimized to be shared across websites that support HTML5 programming (that's just about all of them, including Facebook).

Once the app builder hits "publish" on their creation, they get instructions on how to immediately start sharing the app on their own websites and social networks - even before it's published to an app platform.

As analysts continue to speculate over the valuation of a company who has used a “long tail” approach to cornering a piece of a market as vast as Google Play, Hirsch remains steadfast in his commitment to appsbar’s original vision of opening up the app-conomy to all comers.

“The valuation of appsbar depends on the value we give to each individual member,” said Hirsch.

Mobile Apps - About Author:
For more information on Android App Builder and How to Develop Android Apps. Visit -

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:

Related Mobile Phones Articles Subscribe to RSS

Keep in Touch This Christmas with cheap or free International Calls
Published by Ava Jackson on December 26th 2011 | Mobile Phones
Make cheap or free international calls to Christmas in UK with IICalls. With free international call...
General ideas of toll free numbers
Published by James Allen on July 17th 2012 | Communication
A toll free number can be an effective marketing tool whatever the size or scale of your business. ...
Samsung Digital Camera: Experience hassle-free photography
Published by Sushant-tech on May 18th 2012 | Mobile Phones
With more and more advanced Digital Cameras hitting the market, the photography has never been so ex...
Send free text messages: managing messaging costs
Published by Martin Crowe on January 19th 2012 | Communication
Free text messaging websites have gained popularity with people of all ages at helps in managing and...
Is a landline connection the closest thing to having a free phone line?
Published by Julie Winters on April 28th 2012 | Mobile Phones
This article is about the pros of the traditional landline and the benefits it has over its modern e...
Few features Sony Ericsson android mobile phones are coming with
Published by Wilson Singh on July 13th 2012 | Mobile Phones
These days there are various companies which are working hard to make their customers happy and with...
Plenty of free BlackBerry Themes now easily accessible
Published by Nick Willis on February 8th 2012 | Mobile Phones
BB geek is offering free themes for your new BlackBerry mobile phone and among them many of are cons...
Pinger TextFree: ship expense-free texts from android cell phone
Published by Siemens Edwards on May 5th 2012 | Mobile Phones
Pinger TextFree for android: Pinger TextFree, the press company of cost-free textual content message...
Build an app with free app building software
Published by Eddy Batom on August 12th 2012 | Mobile Phones
In today’s world, app building is one of the most highly rated and sought after career options for...