The ultimate appreneur list

August 6, 2018

From initial benchmarking/research to translating your mobile app and preparing it to enter new markets, there’s probably a tool out there that could help you do the job. Dive into our list and make sure you bookmark this; these are must-have resources for every phase of your business.


Start here:

What is the problem you’re trying to solve?

Get Small Business Ideas
Benchmark & Monitor Other Apps
Brainstorm Efficiently
Name Your Startup
Find a Domain
Create a Landing Page Quickly
Find a Co-Founder
Build a Business Model
Create a Pitch Deck
Get Inspired With UI Galleries
Create Mockups and Prototypes
Quote your project
Create Promo Tutorials or Explainer Videos
Track App Downloads and Revenue
A/B Testing
App Analytics
Make Your App Global With Translations Services




Get Small Business Ideas

YCombinator – List of requests for startups

Ideas Watch – Startup ideas from the crowd

Benchmark & Monitor Other Apps

App Annie – Integrated market data solutions and app analytics to help you uncover business opportunities

Appfigures – Industry-leading research tools for the app market

Apptrace – Benchmark mobile apps

MetricsCat – Mobile markets insights and analytics

Apptopia – Track competitors and discover break out apps

AppFollow – Reviews and updates monitor for App Store and Google Play

Brainstorm Efficiently

Storm Board – Online brainstorming and collaboration

Group Map – Real-time online collaborative brainstorming and decision making

Bubbl – Mind-mapping made easy

Real Time Board – Real-time white board

Name Your Startup

Naminum – Random startup name generator

Brandbucket – Ask the community for a name

Name Robot – The name machine

Brand Root – Name gallery

Cool Name Ideas– Brand name generator

Startup Name Generator– Company name generator

Find a Domain

NameCH– Find available domains

Instant Domain Search– Check domain name search results instantly

Domain Name Search–Find the new domain that tells your story

Create a Landing Page Quickly

Unbounce– Build landing pages fast and get more conversions

OntraPages – Free landing pages made simple

ThemeForest– Website templates and themes from $2

Co-Founders Lab – Connect, meet, and collaborate with like-minded entrepreneurs

Founder Dating – Join the fastest growing network offering certification programs and discussion forums

Tech Co-Founder – Find your tech cofounder and access 300,000+ entrepreneurs

Founders Nation – Find or become a start-up co-founder

Founder 2 Be – Find a co-founder for your startup

Build a Business Model

Canvanizer – Create a business model canvas

BMFiddle – The free business model canvas playground

Board Innovation–  Online tool to design your business model

Strategyzer – Business model and value proposition canvas

Create a Pitch Deck

Slide Beans – Create stunning, professional presentations in minutes, not hours

Swipe – Share a link to present to anyone, anywhere, on any device, and let them talk back to you too

FlowVella – Get better results with the presentation app built for mobile, that lives in the cloud – A list of Apps to Create Visually Stunning Blog Posts

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Get Inspired With UI Galleries

lovely ui – A collection of mobile UI elements.

MobileMozaic – A gallery of the very best designed iPhone applications

Inspired UI – UI inspiration gallery

Create Mockups and Prototypes – Prototypes that feel real

InVision – The world’s leading prototyping, collaboration & workflow platform

Sketch – Create mockups of interfaces, websites, icons

Quote Your Project

Create Promo Tutorials or Explainer Videos

Momentumm Digital – App video agency, to communicate your message to your audience in a better way

Apptamin App video agency

Camtasia Drag-and-drop video editor

Airserver– Screen mirroring software receiver for Mac, PC and Xbox One

QuickTime– Apple’s screen recording app

Adobe Premiere Pro– Make visually stunning videos virtually anywhere

Track App Downloads and Revenue

App Annie – Integrated market data solutions and app analytics to help you uncover business opportunities

App Bot – Monitor and analyze app reviews from iTunes, Google Play, Windows and Amazon, globally

Appfigures – Stay ahead of the curve and make smarter decisions with the most advanced app analytics
iTunes Analytics

A/B Testing

Leanplum – Mobile marketing platform engineered for marketers

App Analytics

Mixpanel – Deeply understand every user’s journey with instant insights for everyone on mobile and web

Appsee – Appsee’s app analytics platform provides an in-depth analysis of your users’ behaviour, allowing you to deliver the ultimate app experience

Apsalar – Attribution, analytics, audiences and distribution for mobile apps – 360° Web and Mobile Analytics

Flurry – Measure and analyze activity across your app portfolio to answer your hardest questions and optimize your app experience

Google Analytics

Make Your App Global With Translations Services

LocTeam – A multilingual language service provider delivering comprehensive app translation, Mac and iOS software localization, and more

ICanLocalize – Translating websites, iOS, Android and Web software is what we do best; starting at $0.09 per word

Babble-On – An expert team of native translators and writers

OneSky – translation made easy for apps, games, and websites

Applingua – App & website translation


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