BYOA: Build Your Own App

BYOA: Build Your Own App

simple steps to create an app for your school

Becky Odajima & Mark Montgomery
February 6, 2014, 3:45 pm
todaysmeet.com/byoa
becky.odajima@midwayisd.org
montgomerym@hbisd.net


Types of Apps


HTML 5 (Web Apps)

Native Apps

Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon


Planning and creating your App


*Purpose or Vision for your App

*App Building Sites

(many step by step tutorials included)

*Sources of Content

  • electronic calendar (facebook, google, eventful, eventbrite)
  • social network accounts (twitter, pinterest, facebook, instagram)
  • web links
  • email, phone, contact info
  • pdf documents uploaded to web
  • pictures or videos

*Developer account

Apple - $99 (annually)

Google - $25 (one time)

Amazon - free

*Graphic editor for logos, splash screens, icons

App Building Sites

Free Service Providers

The App Builder

Appsbar

Appmakr

Paid Service Providers

Conduit Mobile

Shout Em

Appy Pie

AppMachine

App Factory


Demonstration Time