Chapter 8. Expanding Your Mobile App Development Skills

Throughout the tutorials in this book you have been increasing your app development skills. No doubt you are eager to build on this knowledge to embark on creating apps from scratch. Thus, we wanted to offer you a variety of tips for expanding your skill set. In this chapter you will learn about:

  • Designing principles
  • Designing tools
  • Research app markets
  • App Inventor extras
  • Sharing your apps

Design principles

In addition to learning to code with blocks, there are many things to keep in mind when developing mobile apps. One important aspect is design. What do we mean by design? The word design seems to imply look and feel, but it also includes function. An app that is designed well is not only visually ...

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