Since most customers live on mobile, businesses need apps to interact with them. With the platforms for building apps, you can create an application on your own, without coding skills or the help of a developer. These services make app building a lot less difficult and less time-consuming process. And if you are an app developer yourself, you can use the platforms like these to create custom solutions for your clients. Thanks to white label and reseller deals, it is possible to replace the logo, brand name, and colors, building a unique app for your customers. The important thing, you can monetize the apps created on app-building platforms, by including in-app payments and placing ads. So how to choose the app building platform? Here’s the review of some of the best platforms on the market.

app builders for app developers

TheAppBuilder

TheAppBuilder boasts an impressing list of clients, including British Airways, Waitrose and Delloite. In addition to the app builder, the service offers a CMS for publishing content and viewing analytics. For brands and app owners who want to engage with the audience more, TheAppBuilder provides the push notification tool. A real advantage is that app owners can make changes to the app through the platform even after it goes live, including changing the structure, content and linked services. TheAppBuilder also creates an easy way for users to share content via the app and post user-generated content.

Native apps +

Android +

iOS +

Pricing: Starting at $1.35 per user/ per month

BiznessApps

This app builder is focused on small business, however, it specifically offers services for app resellers (who create white label apps and sell them to third parties). The strength of the platform is its intuitive design and drag-and-drop interface, which doesn’t require special knowledge or skills. In addition, BiznessApps offers the help of managers, in case you need it. The platform offers a whole range of features, including the support of loyalty programs, customer reviews, in-app communication, push notifications, custom forms, and others. Importantly, BiznessApps allows integration with payment gateways, such as PayPal, Stripe, Braintree, to ensure streamlined transactions and monetization of services via the app.

Native apps +

Progressive web apps +

Android +

iOS +

Pricing: $300/month Standard package, $360/month Gold package, $400/month Platinum package. Additional plans for resellers.

Appery.io

Unlike BiznessApps, Appery is focused on enterprise solutions and allows integrating existing enterprise systems with mobile apps. The app builder is capable of offering offline applications that work even without a network connection. The apps can be deployed on the private or public cloud or on-premise. The app builder guarantees at least 1 app developer to work with you on your project, helping out with design, quality assurance, consulting and other services. However, be informed that after the completion of the app, you’ll still need to pay a monthly fee to store data on Appery services, make changes to the app, send push notifications or update content.

Native apps +

Progressive web apps +

Android +

iOS +

Windows Phone +

Pricing: Pro plan $90 per month; Team – $200 per month; Enterprise – custom plans

ShoutEm

Another app builder with a designated reseller program, ShoutEm provides 100% white label solutions and special discounts for agencies, which can reach up to 50% of the subscription price. Apart from the standard app designer interface, CMS and analytics, ShoutEm provides special monetization modules to enable you to turn the app into a profitable venture. This includes e-commerce tools and Shopify integration, support of mobile advertising, loyalty programs and special promotions for local businesses, as well as deals, coupons and even the links to iTunes. Updating content and re-publishing your app is free with ShoutEm.

Native apps: +

Android: +

iOS: +

Pricing: Basic plan – $19.90/month, Advanced – $49/month, Unlimited – $119.90/month. All billed annually

Swiftic

Swiftic, formerly Como DIY, focuses on small businesses and advertises its expertise in Retail & Commerce, Restaurants, Health & Beauty and  Professional Services verticals. Accordingly, the platform offers features specifically targeted at small business owners, like in-app coupons, scratch cards, catalogs, menus & ordering. In addition to the app builder, Swiftic provides app promotion tools, offers help from the expert team in building customer loyalty and guidance through the app publication process. Swiftic customers can also opt for hiring a professional through the platform to build an app for them, in case they don’t feel like designing the application on their own.

Native app +

Progressive web app +

Android +

iOS +

Pricing: $57 per month for monthly subscription; $48 per month for a yearly subscription; $41 per month for a 2-year subscription.

Need more options? Here’s the extended list of app-building platforms:

Mobiloud

Mobile Roadie

Good Barber

Appy Pie

AppMachine

GameSalad

AppMakr

Siberian CMS

AppInstitute

AppYourself

Mobincube

AppsBuilder

MobAppCreator

RhoMobile
Appcelerator

Appsmakerstore

Kalipso Studio

AppSheet

Snappii

Yapp

Appsmoment

Verivo

Nevercode

PhoneGap

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