The aim of this project is to research about the different issues involved in the development and design of a mobile app. The objectives for this project is to find out which mobile app development is the most ideal way for creating a mobile app and what are the different design principles involved in creating an app that will be successful.
The results of the project include a hybrid mobile app built using Adobe PhoneGap. The app was designed with reference to the Natoli’s principles of mobile app design and Cialdini’s principles of persuasive design. The app represents the client side of a client/server application. The server side of the application provides a REST API that is implemented in PHP using the Slim framework.