The rise in smartphone users is just because it fulfills our day to day requirements, but its platform is not limited to just making phone calls and sending messages. its uses are beyond our imagination. The mobile app designs make its uses interactive and easy to understand and mobile app development transforms various fields in technology and enables the availability just a click away. The innovation in designing mobile apps become a center place in 2016. The future predictions about Mobile technology have something more advanced to offer in the year 2017, of course, the vast platform of mobile is hard to predict but you must look ahead to the future rather than looking in front. What trends will come forth and what not are listed down:
Upgraded UI for Gestures
The addition of interesting and new gestures in mobile application designs offer super power to your mobile application in terms of UX, usability, retention. Most significantly the success of the mobile application depends on how well the gestures are implemented in user experience. In the year 2017 mobile app developers will be focused on adding new gestures that will make the app improve interaction, content focused, and enabling the speed of user action. The improved gestures interactions will make the mobile experiences interactive than ever.
Past years, though the market for fitness wearables, smart watches, glasses were very low, Apple watch is an excellent example of wearable technology that has taken a place in our daily lifestyle and our hearts with various compatible app. In the field of wearable technology developers to have an added advantage because it seeks too much of improvisation.
Different gadgets like fitness sensors and sports oriented are also gaining popularity. In the coming year, an evolution is expected in the technology.
The material design will continue the trend maintaining its bizarreness in the market. Google's most of the applications are based on the same designs for example Google Maps, Google Drive, YouTube etc. these apps are also available for Android and iOS platforms.
Since the mobile app designs are focusing on issues like navigation, content type, layouts, and more. the typography uses will enhance the user experience and the focus on the trends of the year will be on font type, space between the letters, the hierarchy between patterns and lines etc. the changes in designs will improve the content readability for the user.
Designing for better future
The UI/UX design trends will surely define the future of mobile app design in the next coming years.