2018 Reviews

Top App Builders & App Creators - 2018 Reviews

List of Best App Makers

  • Hatch Apps

    App automation along with custom development services

    • $1,000/mo
    • Custom
    Made for:

    High touch app automation services

    Not for:

    Budget DIYers, non-commercial use

  • iBuildApp

    App building platform with 1000 templates to create a business mobile app

    • $15 - $158/month
    • Money back guarantee
    Made for:

    Users looking for a web-based tool to make and host apps on the iOS and Android platforms.

    Not for:

    Users looking to produce highly native-like applications.

  • App Press

    A code free app platform with the ability to deploy users' apps instantly

    • $30 - $460/month
    • Pay to publish
    Made for:

    Users looking for a customizable but DIY app development solution.

    Not for:

    Users looking for the simplest DIY solution. 

  • AppFurnance

    An app development software with a focus on publishing and enabling creativity

    • $32/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Users with a focus on utilizing the tool for education purposes or information sharing.

    Not for:

    Users with business marketing needs and a focus on customer loyalty applications. 

  • Bobile

    DIY builder with consumer and business options that allow multiple contributors

    • $20 - $50/mo.
    • Free version
    Made for:

    Multiple contributor style apps, loyalty programs, and local marketing

    Not for:

    Backoffice processes, heavy code customization

  • MobAppCreator

    An app creator for Android and iPhone with many marketing tools included

    • $9 - $170/month
    • Free 14-day trial
    Made for:

    Users in need of an economic application for their startup or small business.

    Not for:

    Users looking for a recreational tool for simple app making.

  • Formotus

    An app solution meant to replace forms and paper documents with mobile apps

    • $30 - $40/user/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Users with extensive paper documentation that are in need of a solution to turn those forms into apps.

    Not for:

    Users needing custom marketing, graphic, or UX-focused applications.

  • Create My Free App

    An online mobile application maker for free DIY iPhone and Android apps

    • $20 - $50/month
    • Free version
    Made for:

    Users looking for a simple tool to quickly develop their own application using various industry templates.

    Not for:

    Users looking for a highly customized or design-oriented application maker.

  • BeaconStac

    An app platform focused on developing apps for iBeacon projects

    • $49 - $700/month
    • $49/mo plus cost of Beacons
    Made for:

    SMBs looking for low or no-code solutions to track user engagement and location data.

    Not for:

    Recreational users or individuals that do not plan to implement Beacon technology.

  • TrackVia

    A cloud-based application platform for moving away from spreadsheets

    • Custom pricing
    • Configure bespoke solution
    Made for:

    Businesses of all sizes that heavily utilize spreadsheets to manage work processes.

    Not for:

    Non-enterprise users or non-business-process improvement applications.

  • AppMakr

    An app builder with no coding required for app and mobile formatted websites

    • $1 - $39/month
    • $12/year
    Made for:

    Users with simple design and functionality requirements.

    Not for:

    Users needing variable layouts, multiple templates, or large feature set.

  • AppGyver

    An app creator for improving business processes

    • $9/user/month
    • Free version
    Made for:

    Users looking for features and functions meant for improving business processes.

    Not for:

    Businesses working to implement marketing or loyalty programs through an app.

  • Canvas

    A platform that allows users to turn forms into apps and mobile formats

    • $30 - $50/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Workflow automation through electronic and paperless forms.

    Not for:

    The white-label reseller interested in a diverse app maker.

  • AppBuilderOnline.com

    An app builder with a support team in place for app store submissions

    • $35 - $99/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Individuals or SMBs looking for a tool with a strong focus on real-estate features.

    Not for:

    Users looking for an app maker with a strong design and UX emphasis.

  • AppNotch

    A mobile app creator that quickly turns a website into a mobile app

    • $69/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Users who have a website that are looking for an app development tool that can quickly turn their website into a mobile application.

    Not for:

    Users that do not currently have a website.

  • Magmito

    A DIY mobile app creation tool for cross platform development

    • $9.99 - $99.99/year
    • Pay to publish
    Made for:

    Users looking for an affordable solution to quickly build a mobile app.

    Not for:

    Users looking for a product that is frequently updated or implementing new technology.

  • DoubleDutch

    Simple mobile app development solution for events and conferences.

    • Custom
    • One time license
    Made for:

    Event professionals and their stakeholders in order to increase event engagement.

    Not for:

    Users requiring a full development suite and multi-purposed app maker.

  • Paperlit

    Paperlit transforms print publications into branded mobile apps

    • $99/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Publishers looking for a solution to decrease time-to-market for digital versions of their print content.

    Not for:

    Users, SMBS, or individuals outside of the print and publication industry.

  • BuildFire

    Advanced Custom Mobile App Development 2.0

    • $39 - $49/month
    • Pay to publish
    Made for:

    Developers and white-label resellers building customized apps for an end client.

    Not for:

    Users without much code or technical knowledge looking for simpler tools.

  • Appsbar

    A free app builder for iOS, Android, Windows, or Blackberry devices

    • $0/month
    • Free trial
    Made for:

    Users looking for a truly free entry into app making.

    Not for:

    Users needing assistance to submit their apps to the app stores.