How to Make an App

This series of posts explores how to make an app through a series of case studies of leading apps. With the app stores now competitive, it’s crucial to success to know how to make an app before you start. This series will assist you in that regard, and to learn more you should invest in AppInstruct’s Course, where you’ll find all the in depth knowledge and skills to teach you how to make an app.

Participating in the Startmate Accelerator Program »

This week, I took the opportunity to catch up with AppInstruct Alumni and Foogi CEO, Amit Jaiswal, whose team is now nearly 3 months into its participation in the Startmate accelerator program.  Startmate is a Sydney based accelerator program, that was recently referenced by the Economist in the same breath as Y-Combinator and TechStars as one of the leading accelerators in the world. Read more…

How to create an app like Vine »

Creating short looping video clips and sharing them on your social networks became extremely popular through Vine, a free app that turned out to be the most used video-sharing application in the market within just a couple of months of its release. Let’s find out more about how they created the Vine app and its success. Read more…

How to make an app like FatBooth »

Take an ordinary photo with your phone’s camera and let the FatBooth software turn the image into a fatter version.  Easy. Fun. Viral.

FatBooth is a visual effects app for smartphones, developed by French company PiVi & Co. This simple application was estimated to be very short-lived, but turned out to be one of the most successful apps of all time. This week, we take a closer look at FatBooth. Read more…