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Web App (Mobile)

Be available on all mobile devices

Web App (Mobile)

When we talk about mobile applications, it is common to think only native applications. However, web applications (Web Apps) based on web technologies offer numerous benefits.

As the technical languages ​​used are those of the web (HTML5 and JavaScript), they are de facto compatible with all mobile devices through a web browser. With the use of a HTML5/JavaScript "Framework", development can also be exported (encapsulated) as a native application to be available in the App Store, Google Play, and others.

Obviously, this reduces the cost of development and maintenance. A multiplatform native application must be developed in ObjectiveC (Apple iOS), Java (Android), Visual C++ (Windows Mobile) etc., while the web application is developed once. Furthermore, a Web App can be used on a web site, which is not the case for a native application.

Using web languages ​​offer:

  • A unique development that works on iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone
  • Fast and easy to use, as it is not necessary to install an App
  • Compatibility of development as less linked to the system and its versions
  • Simple evolutions through flexible technology

Many functions included in HTML5 (offline viewing, geolocation, activation of camera of the device, etc.) offer amazing possibilities. These features are also evolving and it is often difficult to distinguish a native application from a web app.

Both development methods have their strengths and their weaknesses, it all depends on your needs and your goals. We are at your disposal to advise you in this area.