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10 Must-have UX/UI Tools

The UI/UX phase is a critical part of the app and/or web design process. It is a part that brings to life whatever it is that the designer had in your mind when you had the idea in the first place. In this day and age where the UI/UX are becoming more intuitive and creative, it is crucial to get it right at this point to entice potential customers to like the product.

A good number of UI/UX design tools are quite costly,

Augmented and Virtual Reality Trends in 2019. 4 people sitting on the chair and using VR.

Augmented and Virtual Reality Trends 2019

Augmented reality and virtual reality are both buzzwords today. They represent two sides of the same coin that seeks to integrate digital data into the user’s physical environment, thereby allowing them to enter a hitherto inaccessible world. Such technology has been made popular by-products as the Pokémon GO.

Currently, there are over 82 million virtual reality (VR) devices around the world. Augmented reality (AR) is what is expected to drive the industry in the near future. The AR capacity is being incorporated into smartphone devices and will quickly raise this number to about 3 billion worldwide.

Market expectations from on-demand

What to Expect from the On-Demand Economy in future?

The on-demand economy is far from reaching its maturity stage. There are still areas of growth that will definitely bring in lots of changes in the future. Here are the things to expect from on-demand in the future.

  1. Changing spending habits:
    1. The world’s spending habits have been greatly impacted and altered by the on-demand economy.
    2. No longer are consumers spending more on intermediaries. In fact, the on-demand economy is working in such a way that the middleman is eliminated and the supply chain made shorter and simpler.
How to succeed in on-demand economy

What It Takes to Succeed in the On-Demand Economy

It’s quite challenging to start a successful on-demand business from the ground up. Although numerous on-demand companies are coming up all over the place, it takes more than just plain luck to make it in this sector. Anyone wishing to venture into this market should remember an important truth: people are increasingly looking for convenience and speed when buying products and services. And they require the same of every company that offers such services.

To succeed in the on-demand economy setup,

on-demand economy bubble

Is the On-Demand economy a Bubble?

The overall tendency for anything that rises too fast is that it equally plummets as suddenly as it gained ground. But this won’t be the case with the On-Demand economy. Although a majority of businesses today are still operating on the traditional model that has been in operation since time immemorial, more and more owners are realizing that On-Demand and its advantages are here to stay. That’s why more and more industry leaders are embracing this model. Here are just a few of what these companies are doing to embrace the On-Demand Business concept.

How to get into the on-demand economy?

How to Get Into the On-Demand Economy

The on-demand market model works across every sector of the economy. You only have to remember its basic principle of operation. Adopting these principles will guarantee that you enjoy the benefits that come with the On-Demand economy. This is how to get into the on-demand territory.

  1. Identify your industry
    • The first stage in joining this economy is to identify your niche.
    • Niche can be done through conducting a market survey.
People discussing the business model as a service

On-Demand = Your Business and Brand as a Service

For everyone involved in a business activity, there’s a reward in terms of payment. Every player along the supply chain of a particular product or service gets a share of the proceeds from the sale, regardless of where they are in the chain. Understanding this concept is crucial to ensuring the growth of your business. Once you get a grasp this, you will be able to understand your business’ role in the supply chain and how you can leverage this to increase revenues.

On-Demand Economy explains its operations

How Does the On-Demand Economy Work? – Operations

In On-demand, automation is the keyword. A larger part of the logistical and administrative tasks in a business can be automated. This is where technology (in terms of web and mobile applications) comes in. Through the the app platform, the customers are connected to the service providers they need. The service providers are freelancers or contractors in most cases.

The chief concern for the On-Demand business should be to make their clients happy as well as expanding their market reach.

Phone with various app ideas in the background

How to Refine Your App Idea

There are millions of apps created on the various App stores to serve one purpose or another for the user. A simple search on App Store for any app category yield hundreds, if not thousands of results. A great many developers have dedicated their time and resources towards creating the very best mobile applications on the market. These apps have features that make them attractive to the users: seamless and intuitive integration with various platforms, a great user interface as well as visual appeal.

On-Demand Economy Concept - Turo Business Model

How Does the On-Demand Economy Work? – Business Model

In this model, access, not ownership, is a key. The goal is to provide access to services the customer needs without ownership of the services provided, but the ownership of platform. Consider for instance, that you need a car for a particular business job. There are two ways of going about it: buy it from a car dealer (taking into consideration the tedious processes involved – insurance, registration, taxation maintenance and parking), or you can rent one and only pay for the time you use it and insurance.