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How Flutter can help you build a successful eCommerce app

E-commerce Mobile apps offer a number of advantages over websites for online shopping. This is why the conversion rate of Magento and Shopify based mobile apps is 157% higher than mobile websites. In this Blog, we will discuss strategies to leverage the power of Mobile E-Commerce Apps for making your online business more successful.

Advantages of E-Commerce Mobile Apps

Here are some of the advantages of e-commerce mobile apps:

  • Convenience: Mobile apps are always on the go, so users can shop whenever and wherever they want.
  • Engagement: Mobile apps can offer a more engaging shopping experience than websites. For example, mobile apps can use push notifications to alert users about new products, sales, and other special offers. Additionally, mobile apps can use features such as augmented reality and virtual reality to allow users to try on products before they buy them.
  • Personalization: Mobile apps can collect data about user behavior, which can be used to personalize the shopping experience. For example, mobile apps can recommend products to users based on their past purchases and browsing history.
  • Security: Mobile apps are typically more secure than websites, as they are stored on the user’s device and encrypted. This is important for e-commerce apps, where users are entering sensitive information such as their credit card numbers.

Strategies to Leverage the Power of Mobile E-Commerce Apps

Here are some strategies to leverage the power of mobile e-commerce apps for making your online business more successful:

  • Create a user-friendly app: Your mobile app should be easy to use and navigate. It should also be visually appealing and engaging.
  • Offer exclusive features and discounts: Offer exclusive features and discounts to your mobile app users. This will encourage them to download and use your app.
  • Use push notifications to promote your products and services: Push notifications are a great way to promote new products, sales, and other special offers to your mobile app users. However, be careful not to overuse push notifications, as this can annoy users.
  • Personalize the shopping experience: Use data about user behavior to personalize the shopping experience for your mobile app users. This can help users to discover new products that they are likely to be interested in.
  • Make it easy for users to checkout and pay: Make it as easy as possible for users to checkout and pay for their purchases on your mobile app. This will help to reduce the number of abandoned shopping carts.

Why choose Flutter as your E-commerce App framework?

Flutter is a good choice for building e-commerce apps for Magento and Shopify because it offers a number of advantages, including:

  • Cross-platform development: Flutter is a cross-platform development framework, which means that you can use it to build native apps for both Android and iOS devices using a single codebase. This can save you time and money, as you don’t need to develop separate apps for each platform.
  • High performance: Flutter apps are known for their high performance and smooth animations. This is because Flutter uses its own rendering engine, which is optimized for mobile devices.
  • Customizable UI: Flutter provides a wide range of customizable widgets that developers can use to create unique and visually appealing apps. This is important for e-commerce apps, as they need to be able to showcase products in a visually appealing way.
  • Integration with popular backend services: Flutter can be easily integrated with popular backend services such as Firebase(Google Cloud), AWS, and Azure. This makes it easy to build scalable and reliable mobile apps.
  • Support for multiple programming languages: Flutter supports multiple programming languages, including Dart and Kotlin. This makes it easier for developers to learn Flutter and start building mobile apps, even if they don’t have prior experience with Dart or Kotlin.
  • Large community: Flutter has a large and active community of developers who are constantly contributing new features and packages. This means that there is a wealth of resources available to Flutter developers, including tutorials, documentation, and support forums.

In addition to these general advantages, Flutter also offers some specific features that are beneficial for e-commerce apps. For example, Flutter apps can use device features such as cameras and GPS to enhance the shopping experience. Additionally, Flutter apps can be integrated with Magento and Shopify stores using APIs.

Many large and successful e-commerce apps have been built using Flutter:

  • eBay: eBay is one of the largest e-commerce platforms in the world, and its mobile app is built using Flutter.
  • AliExpress: AliExpress is another major e-commerce platform, and its mobile app is also built using Flutter.
  • Groupon: Groupon is a popular platform for deals and discounts, and its mobile app is built using Flutter.
  • Ticketmaster: Ticketmaster is a popular platform for buying tickets to events, and its mobile app is built using Flutter.

Supported by Magento & Shopify

Both Magento and Shopify support Flutter through the use of APIs. Developers can use these APIs to integrate their Flutter apps with Magento and Shopify stores. For example, developers can use the Magento API to retrieve product information, add products to the cart, and process payments.

In addition to official API support, there are also a number of third-party libraries and plugins that can be used to integrate Flutter apps with Magento and Shopify stores. These libraries and plugins can make it easier for developers to build Flutter apps for Magento and Shopify stores.

Next Steps

Allied Biztech is a your Flutter offshore partner for e-commerce apps:

  • Expertise: Allied Biztech has a team of experienced Flutter developers who have expertise in developing e-commerce apps.
  • Cost-effectiveness: Allied Biztech offers its services at a competitive price, making it a cost-effective option for businesses of all sizes.
  • Communication: Allied Biztech is committed to providing excellent communication to its clients. They will keep you updated on the progress of your project and will be responsive to your feedback.
  • Support: Allied Biztech offers ongoing support to its clients, even after the project is completed. This means that you can rely on them to help you with any issues that you may encounter with your e-commerce app.

If you are looking for a reliable and experienced Flutter offshore partner for your e-commerce app, then get a consultation and quote from Allied Biztech before you start your next project.

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Here are some of the benefits of booking a consultation with Allied Biztech:

  • Get a better understanding of your e-commerce app requirements. Allied Biztech can help you to identify and define the requirements for your e-commerce app.
  • Get a proposal for Allied Biztech’s services. Allied Biztech will provide you with a proposal that outlines their services and fees.
  • Get answers to your questions. Allied Biztech will be happy to answer any questions that you have about their services or the development of your e-commerce app.

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