How to Create a Mobile App with Conduit?
Conduit offers simple way to create your mobile app from your desktop site. It is always a good idea to create an app instead of converting your whole desktop site into a mobile site. Mobile App is the best way to sell your products online and Conduit offers Como mobile app maker with various features like Click to Call and Maps to convert your mobile traffic into sales. This article explains how to create your mobile app with Conduit mobile app builder tool along with pricing options of various plans.
Convert Your Site or Facebook Page
Login to Como mobile app maker site here and click on the “Create My App” button to start building your mobile app. Enter name for your app, select app type and choose enter your URL. You have the following two options:
- Enter your website URL if you have a website.
- If you don’t have a site, enter your Facebook Page URL.
Click on “Create” button. Como will automatically grab the required content from your website and add the related content to the app buttons.
- If you don’t have a site or Facebook Page then click on the “No website? Click here” link to start build your app without linking to your site or Facebook Page.
Customizing Your Content
Once you started with your mobile app it is very easy to add content. Just click on any elements to add it your “My App Content” and then customize it according to your requirement. All the elements are available in “Add Content” section and classified into four different categories under Social, General Content, Multimedia and Contact & info. Click on the “Additional Pages” option to see some more elements. You can instantly check the preview of your mobile app in iPhone and Android models in the same screen as shown in the below picture.
Customizing the Style
Once you are done with adding and customizing the content of your app the next step is to customize the style of your app. You have the following options under “Style” tab.
- Adding a header – You can add a logo image or simple text to appear in the header section of your app.
- Look & feel – Select the theme, background and navigation by clicking on each options.
- Colors – Choose the color of your background, heading, text and navigation bars.
Add Icon and Splash Screen
After customizing the style of your app the next step is to add an icon for your app. You can also add a splash image which will be shown first when the app is opened.
Make Money With Como Mobile App
If you are interested in earning money from pay per click advertising then you can choose the checkbox available under “Advertisements” section of “Info” tab. Como will show ads in your mobile app and you will be paid when someone clicks the ad.
The dashboard view of your mobile app provides many options like how many users downloaded your app and the detailed traffic analytics of your app. You also have an option to set your mobile app URL and choose to submit your app to Google store, Amazon store and Apple store. Click on the “Promote” button available under “Options” to see various promotional methods for your mobile app.
Setting Redirection and Promoting Your App
Copy the code available under “Redirect Mobile Users” sections of “Promote” tab and paste it in your website’s header section to redirect users to your mobile app when your site is being opened in any mobile device. You also have other promotional options like sharing to social platforms and generating banners for your app to display in any web pages.
Como Mobile App Builder Pricing
Como offers three plans – Basic, Gold and Platinum. Basic plan is a free plan with very limited features of 5 app downloads and 50 visitors per month. You can try out the basic plan and if satisfied you can go for Gold or Platinum plan. White label option is only available with Platinum plan which will cost you $83 per month. This is very costly for an individual site owners and more suitable for businesses like restaurants and online product sellers.
Como also offers advanced plans for one time premium app and reseller plan