These days, it seems like there’s an app for everything. Whether you’re interested in video games or hiking, fine cuisine or fast food, Netflix or movie nights out, there’s an app that can help you live your best life.
In fact, there are about two million apps in both the Google Play and Apple app stores.
With all the apps out there, it may seem like all the good ideas have been taken.
But there’s always space for new apps in the app store, and the next big app might be yours.
Read on to find some awesome evergreen app categories that’ll hopefully help to inspire some app ideas in each category.
Everyone loves to take a vacation, but there’s nothing worse when you’re wandering around a city you don’t know and trying to find someplace to eat or use the restroom.
You can design an app for that that allows users to find that information at a glance.
Consider crowd-sourcing your information from locals or people who have visited that can confirm where these places are.
Who doesn’t like entertaining or being entertained?
Whether you are just feeling lazy and want to binge watch Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, or create your own entertaining content via apps like TikTok, Snapchat, or Instagram – some of the most popular apps are in the entertainment category.
You can develop an app that either allows people to passively consume content or create their own entertaining content.
Within the entertainment category – the possibilities are truly endless!
High School and college students are always looking for a little extra help, and kids these days turn to their phones for the answers.
Your app can help pair students with qualified tutors who can help them pass their classes.
Consider pre-recorded lessons or live tutoring options, depending on how specific you want to get.
Don’t forget, education isn’t just for kids and students.
The rise in popularity of apps like Masterclass shows that even adults are into continuing their education.
We’ve even helped a client develop their amazing app idea that teaches kids and intellectually challenged individuals what is or isn’t appropriate touching.
Check out the LAT: Learning Appropriate Touch App here.
It can be hard to develop a specific vision for your interior design makeover.
However, with virtual and augmented reality, customers can try out looks before they ever move their old furniture.
Build an app that allows users to virtually drop new furniture into their home or rearrange their current setup.
We’ve even helped one of our clients build an app that allows you to plan a new tile layout from your phone. Check our the Absolute Accuracy Tiling App here.
Contrary to popular belief – games aren’t just for kids, either.
Consider building a game app that entices users of all ages to play.
Game apps that offer engaging game plan, various levels/achievements to beat and unlock, easy and intuitive game play, as well as a social aspect that allows them to play with family, friends, or others is a sure recipe for success.
6. Health and Fitness
Keeping up with your health and fitness can be a challenge, whether you’re already healthy or not.
Having an app to help you keep up with your health and fitness can be very helpful.
Your app could have a place for users to track which medications they’re on, dates of their last menstrual cycles, favorite gym, workout routines and exercises, or food tracking apps to make sure they’re staying on their diet.
We’ve even helped a client to develop an app to track their various shots and locations to ensure they’re rotating them properly. Check out the Injection Site Rotator app here!
Find More Great App Ideas
People turn to apps for everything from the daily news to their entertainment.
Your app doesn’t need to be the first ever of its kind; it only needs to meet your end user’s needs.
Scan the app marketplace, read reviews, listen to your market, and develop a great apps that solves a problem and meets your user’s needs.
If you’d like help making your amazing app idea a reality, reach out to us at BrainyApps.
We’re here to help you develop your amazing app idea with our easy, 3 step app development process.
We help app inventors and appeneurs like yourself bring your app ideas to life and get them it the hands of customers.
Contact us to get started with your FREE, confidential app review with one of our app specialist today!