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SEO and Mobile Apps

Every business needs to think about Search Engine Optimization, but what does a mobile app have to do with SEO? Mobile apps appear in search results, and the content of your apps can also be indexed by Google. This can help you dominate the SERPs (search engine result pages) for specific keywords, and help you…

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Custom Photo Modal

A modal is a popup that slides in on top of the current page. Mobile apps use modals quite a bit, because they look and work great. Click the image to the left to see an example of a modal. We use modals in AppPresser for a variety of things, including login screens and BuddyPress…

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Create a custom homepage for your AppPresser app

This article is for an older version of AppPresser, please see our documentation for an up to date article on creating a page like this. Many mobile apps have custom home screens. Let’s look at a popular icon based home screen layout, and how you can create one for your AppPresser app. Many people like…

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The biggest mobile app building mistake

We’ve been building mobile apps for a while now, and seeing our customers do the same. There’s a big mistake that we see our customers make time and time again. It’s totally understandable, especially when you aren’t experienced building mobile apps. It’s the fault of the app developers and their clients both, and it’s an…

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Is a mobile app better than a mobile website?

Mobile website vs. mobile app can be a heated debate. Many people feel that you don’t need a mobile app, you just need a website that looks good on mobile devices. Others say that mobile apps have benefits that a website cannot provide. Who is right? Everyone needs a responsive website that looks great on…

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How important is a mobile strategy?

Mobile is taking over the internet. From the mobile web to mobile apps, it’s quickly becoming as important or more important than the desktop. You need a mobile strategy for your business, if you don’t have one, you may be losing sales and customers. If you aren’t convinced, here are some figures that illustrate the…

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Developers: support custom plugins in Reactor

Reactor custom plugins

Reactor is no longer available, but you can get all the same features (and more) with AppPresser 3. Reactor is an easy-to-use mobile app builder for WordPress businesses. Developers can extend the functionality of Reactor to integrate custom features and content using template hooks. If you have a client that needs a custom app, or…

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How do I get a mobile app for my business?

How to get a mobile app

You’ve determined that you need a mobile app for your business, what now? What are your options? How much does it cost? What will it look like? These are all important questions we are going to answer in this article. Let’s take a look at custom apps vs. the DIY route, and what those each…

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The Free Mobile App Contest

Win a free mobile app

We are going to build free mobile apps for 2 lucky businesses this month. Consider it an early Christmas present! The winners will get a free account on Reactor, and we will build and submit the apps to the iOS and Android app stores. We will be posting about each app here on the blog so…

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4 reasons a mobile app can help your business

4 reasons a mobile app can help your business

Your business has a WordPress website, do you need a mobile app? Mobile apps can help you reach your customers in new and exciting ways, helping to grow your business. Let’s look at 4 reasons an app can supplement your existing website and marketing strategy.

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