Trends Report

All In This Together: Make The Right Call When Deciding To Integrate Mobile And Web Development

Modern Toolchains Offer Implementation Flexibility With Some Limitations

November 12th, 2021
With contributors:
Chris Gardner , David Mooter , Jeffrey Hammond , Michael Facemire , Sarah Morana , Kara Hartig


Many companies consider it a waste of software resources to develop both a website and a mobile app. Features get implemented twice, and UX suffers as the apps diverge. The temptation is strong to replace mobile app development with web apps that allow an almost-native experience on mobile devices. Sometimes you need a native app in the app store, but sometimes almost-native is good enough. Read this report to discover what's possible today on the mobile web — and what isn't.

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