The mobile apps are increasing at the rate of neutral fission, and their presence in the market is like the websites had 10 years back. In the ever expanding and ever evolving market, to not get lost the mobile apps in the overcrowded market, the mobile apps are designed to perfection.
Among all the leading platforms, the iOS platform is known for raising the bar of UI and UX design of the mobile applications that enthralls and engages the users. The iOS apps built on a unique concept are not just high in terms of usability, while also appeals the users with immaculate designs, ultimate graphics, and bespoke layout.
Before you start iOS app development, make sure that best-in-class app development and designing enable the app top the charts. Here is the list of all the elements that you should get covered in the iOS app.
- High resolution
The iPhones comes in four types of resolutions that scale to maximum 414 x 736 points. To make the iOS apps work best on all the versions of iPhones, the layout should expand on the assigned resolution while keeping the other elements unchanged. Ensure all the image assets are of high resolution, otherwise they will appear blurred on the retina display.
- Content formatting
Be careful! The mobile users most of the time access the content on-the-go, and they like to see the things in a single view, in place of zooming the content or scrolling horizontally. The same applies to iPhone Application Development as well. Create the layout wherein the content should get fit in the screen of the devices and appear smoothly at once.
- Touch controls
3D touch, auto layout, and adaptive layouts are some of the advanced techniques and tools that iOS has provided to give an aesthetic touch to the app design. The UI elements used in the app must be designed with touch gesture-thinking so that the user interaction with app appears more natural.
- Controls size
The buttons are actually the interactive actions that you want the users to take, and if they find hassle in hitting the target, creating the controls will be of no use. Make certain that the buttons you are creating must be at least 44 points x 44 points in size so that they can be easily pressed with fingers.
- Text size
Akin to the button’s size, the text size should not be too small that they cannot be viewed clearly from a certain distance. Besides, different headings and sub-headings’ text size should be legible, so that they are readable without zooming.
- Perfect contrast
Adding a color contrast is good to improve the content appeal and readability, but the contrast should be optimum. The background, text and other elements’ colors should be chosen wisely so that content readability won’t get impacted.
- Content alignment
All the information that includes text, images, and buttons which you want to illustrate on the app must be organized in an easy-to-read layout. Also, the text should not overlap with reduced letter spacing and increased line height.
The Final Thoughts
Now, how the app visually appears matters a ton rather than its basic functionalities as they can be less regarded sometimes… Surprising, but it’s true.
Before you begin the actual designing of the iOS apps, it’s good to create a sketch or the wire frame of the application that will help you in visualizing the app’s layout, information flow, and images. Finally, get teamed up with the iPhone app development company that’s backed by the best app designers who craft the app to the precision that meets your high-end expectations.