As mobile technologies play an increasingly important role in our lives, cross platform mobile development is of obvious importance. It is absolutely necessary that applications are able to run on any device, be it Apple’s iOS or the Android platform. Both operating systems have a significant customer base, meaning multi-platform mobile development is essential.
Enter hybrid mobile applications development. Hybrid mobile apps are built using HTML5, and are essentially web-based, despite their ability to be downloaded from an app store. Hybrid mobile application development‘s web-based nature means that only a web browser is required to run the software, allowing them to operate on any device. In fact, hybrid mobile apps share a lot of features and benefits with native applications:
While building and launching a new mobile application is no small undertaking, hybrid mobile apps offer some strong advantages in the development cycle.