Are your potential customers ready for your app idea?

Before you invest time in building your solution, how can you give yourself the best possible chance for success? How can you ensure that the solution you are building is actually going to have an impact on the market? 

Business
Development

Andrew

May 18, 2022

Moonward Receives Top App Developer Award

Australia’s Best: Moonward Receives 2022 Clutch Award for Top App Developer. Every year, the mobile application market exponentially grows as new innovative products make waves.

Company News
Design
Development

Hamish

March 28, 2022

Push your app live and learn

When building a software product, there is always a consistent chain of goals in mind for everyone: go live, get users and generate revenue.‍ Despite this fact, it's fascinating how often we see people become overwhelmed by the concept of launching their product.

Business
Design
Development

Andrew

March 21, 2022

The start to finish guide on developing an app

You are interested in building an app, perhaps you have thought of an idea that is going to revolutionise the market, perhaps you have noticed a gap in the industry that is so ominous your business might fall in. But where do you start?

Development
Design
Business

Pia

March 8, 2022

Why software is the ultimate business model

There is one massive reason why we are in a software boom... because it makes money!‍

Business
Development
Design

Andrew

March 2, 2022

How to lead creative teams

Creative teams are often the driving force behind the worlds greatest endeavours. The tricky part about leading a creative team is that traditional leadership advice won’t always work for you.‍

Business
Development
Design

Pia

February 16, 2022

App Lessons from Putting a Man On The Moon

When we look at creating an app, taking inspiration from the moon landing is not something that first comes to mind. As App developers, we don't have to deal with any life or death situations, just deadlines and budgets.

Business
Development

Andrew

February 11, 2022

What is Web3?

Web 3.0 (Web3) is envisioned as a "decentralised internet" that is free of the control of large corporations, regulators and governments.

Business
Development

Andrew

February 7, 2022

Why releasing an MVP App means getting serious about your features

It is easy to assume that if you add more features, you can create a better product. More features directly translate to more value for your users, right? In most cases, the answer is no.

Business
Development

Pia

February 4, 2022

How and when to jump all in to your start up business

Average school marks, average sports teams, average size etc. Looking back now, I’d always been fed the narrative that I was always going to be average.

Business

Andrew

February 3, 2022

Apps Are Iterative and So Are Humans!

Did you know that on average some of the biggest players on the app store are releasing 10 new updates each week! Yep, a f#ck load. That’s 10 new fixes, features, changes or iterations each week.

Development
Business

Andrew

January 31, 2022

Native or Cross Platform Development and what does it mean?

You may have heard that Native App Development is really expensive and Cross-Platform App Development diminishes your product quality. Well hey, every app company is different. So, make sure you do your own research to understand how to launch your app - if not, you might find yourself out of pocket and out of time.

Development
Business

Pia

January 20, 2022

Client Spotlight: Steppen Fit

More recently Steppen raised over $500k in investment to enable them to go to the next level of their app journey. To date they have over 70,000 users!The design, development and launch of Steppen was super enjoyable for the team at Moonward! We implemented a lot of new technologies to deliver this product.

Client Spotlight
Business

Andrew

January 15, 2022

Design Prototypes: What are they?

Design Prototypes are a useful tool in the UI/UX realm, creating a static product that can improve user-testing and the overall feel of your app immensely. These prototypes are a series of separate screens that have been designed and linked together to simulate what a developed application will look and feel like.

Design

Hamish

January 12, 2022

Our North Star - The Investor Ready Package

Like many business owners, Pia and I were recently doing our annual planning leading in to 2022. As part of this, we started to review the businesses growth throughout 2021 and how this synced up with our business vision.

Business
Company News

Andrew

January 11, 2022

How to successfully build a product roadmap

Sometimes we don’t get to start in the right place. We don’t have the right budget, or the right knowledge, or the right resources, and we can’t always be sure about the destination.

Development

Pia

January 10, 2022

Why we don't do maintenance packages anymore

One of the biggest epiphanies that happened in our business, was rewriting the narrative around what we really do as a company. Are we a company that just delivers products, or are we a company that also delivers experiences?

Development
Company News

Pia

January 10, 2022

Why we changed our brand completely

Moonward, a brand that captures who we are now as a team, the clients we work with and the journeys we all go on together. 

Branding
Design
Company News

Pia

December 20, 2021