Everything About Cross-Platform Apps – Infographic
Written by Hemendra Singh on March 16, 2018
Developing mobile apps that can run on multiple-platforms can be achieved by cross-platform mobile development. With the advancement in the technologies, the complexity involved in developing mobile applications has greatly reduced. For businesses, it has become a matter of concern that their applications are running on all mobile platforms or not and that too hassle-free. Thus, they are hiring many mobile app development companies to develop their business Cross-Platform Apps.
The cross-platform market is expected to touch the figure of $7.9 billion by 2019. With the help of cross-platform app development, the market is seeing a fluctuating growth due to its popularity. As cross-platform apps hold an advantage over native apps when compared to the cost, developing time and compatibility aspect, it has become the growing trend among the users.
What are Cross-Platform Apps?
Cross-Platform apps are the apps that can function on multiple platforms. These apps are compatible with operating on both iOS and Android. Initially, app developers preferred building apps for only a single platform because developing apps for multiple operating systems was a bit complex. But with newer techniques, creating cross-platform apps has become easier.
Everything has its own advantage and disadvantages, cross-platform also has it’s own. The major drawback is that the mobile platforms are updated frequently that means with each update you need to update your application which requires a change in code. To aid you with the complete knowledge about the cross-platform app development, we have created the following infographic which covers the popular frameworks and tools for developing cross-platform apps, benefits of cross-platform and the past and future stats.