How to Build a Mobile App — Without Using any Coding?

Written by Mehak Gupta
3 mins, 42 secs Read
Updated On November 16, 2023

Things have changed quite a bit in the last few years, and it looks like you can build an app today without writing a single line of code. Developing a mobile app is amazing so what can you build with them?  According to Michael Ionita, a CTO and No Code expert said that ‘ “You can create anything from social networks, marketplaces, internal tools, which is, by the way, a massive segment.

You can’t even imagine how often we have heard this statement ” I have an idea for an app”. It sounds like everyone has an idea for an app, which is fine. Sometimes I do wonder though if people have an idea for an app, some good ideas, some bad ideas, and some truly horrible one. With the help of this blog, we will take your idea to the next level, and turn it into something more than just an idea in your head. 

Let us suppose you are the founder of the world’s largest wine. You have over 50 million customers around the world. Your users look up 2 to 3 million wines, every single day. Now that’s what we call a good idea for an app. Here we have provided every important point that will help you to start building an app even if you are not a tech person. 

Before starting to build your app, the main point you have to keep in your mind— it is not necessary to follow a single app development method that’s best suited for anyone. While developing the mobile app, you have to depend on your needs, budget, app type, industry, and lots of other factors.

For example- If you are looking to develop a gaming app, native development will be the best available option for you.

How Long Does It Take to Build a Mobile App?

The required amount of time you need to build a mobile app always varies, depending on certain factors include,

  • the complex design;
  • development process;
  • quality assurance phase;
  • number of functions and features;
  • the complexity of features;
  • the complexity of the database.
App TypeTime
Simple App2-3 months
Basic App 3-6 months
Complex App9+ months

How Much Does It Cost to Develop an App?

Before going further, it is important to evaluate “How Much Does it Cost to Develop an App?” To know better how to compute the initial operating cost, try to consider some of the factors that will influence the cost. Some of them are: 

  • what type of app you’re developing,
  • The features that the App will carry out,
  • And the development method that plays the most significant impact on the price.
The Factors on Which the Cost of the App Development Depends. 

Now, it’s time to look at the prices that you have to spend while developing the mobile app based on its type.

App types Prices
Android app$55,000-$300,000
iOS app$50,000-$300,000

Factors Need to Be Considered While Developing a Mobile App

While developing a Mobile app, there are some factors that you need to consider. Try not to ignore any factors mentioned below while developing your dream mobile app.  

Must-Have an Idea for Your App

First, you must have a viable idea for your App, so that you will get your dream app in the same way you want. Once you get the idea, you have to ensure that your app acts like a problem solver, not a problem creator. Finally, you have to make sure that your idea is unique so that your app functionality and work, help to separate your idea from the competitors.

Must have a Defined Goal

Having measurable goals will help you to establish the development process and keep you on the right track. It is important to find out What are the goals you have set out to achieve? and What issues do you have to resolve? with the help of this mobile app.

Conduct Market Research

While developing the app, it is necessary to conduct market research to save time, money, and resources. In case you are developing your app for an existing business, you have to consider your existing customer as a resource but if the app is for a new business then you have to make connections with your target audience. Some of the important methods to conduct market research are as follows.

  • Create surveys
  • Conduct interviews
  • Run a focus group
  • Research your competitors

Must Choose The Correct Development Method

Before you start to develop your dream app you have to make sure which method will be the best for you. The option that suited my business app doesn’t need to also be the best option for you. So try to choose the best method for your app depending on the factors like your budget, technical skill level, app type, and so on.


You have to make sure first that your application is fully functional for the user. Before deploying your app on the Google play store and Apple store check your servers to save it from getting crashed or something like that.

Ask for Feedback.

Once your app has deployed, now you’ll get real customers for your app. With the help of customer reviews, you can prioritize the features you need to work on because, at the end of the day, it’s all about your customers and users who are using your app.


Whether you are an apprentice or a veteran, developing the apps is not easy, there is always space for improvement with the help of the latest technology and tools. This blog will help you to make an app without having any coding skills.

Author: Mehak Gupta