A world where mobile apps cover every industry. Everyone is getting their hands on apps to attract huge customers, from small businesses to big ones. However, thinking of unique mobile app ideas can be challenging. Sometimes, businesses need a little inspiration to get their hands on the best.

And to help you out in this process, we have created this guide based on the current market trends and advancements in technology and tools. These apps can be a good source of money and are poised for growth in the upcoming year and beyond.

Mobile App Project Ideas for Beginners

Well, it’s not easy to emerge with an app idea that may become a success. To develop a successful mobile app, first, you should be ready with an outstanding concept of your app.
Don’t fret! We have come up with unique app ideas for beginners. Let’s start.

1. On-Demand Fuel-Delivery App

Such apps permit users to get fuel for their vehicles delivered at their required location.

2. Countdown Timer

This type of app offers a constant decrementing display of the months, days, hours, minutes, and seconds of an event a user enters.

3. Tourists Helper App

Such apps let the users know the places to visit that are hidden and left unvisited.

4. Notes App

This type of app helps users to create notes and store them for later use.

5. Referral App

Such a mobile app generates referrals across iOS, web, and Android and sets up the rules to reward users for referring friends.

6. Online Food Recipe App

Such a mobile app assists the users in managing recipes in a way that is easy to follow. So, developing a food recipe app for beginners is a good idea.

7. Apps that Scans Terms & Conditions

Such an app scans the terms and conditions that alert the users and protect them from any uncertain terms and conditions.

8. Book Finder App

This type of app will facilitate the users to search for books just by entering a query.

9. House-Keeper Finding App

This app permits users to find housekeepers based on the services they want.

10. Drawing App

This type of mobile app creates digital artwork on a canvas on the web, shares them online, and exports them as images.

11. Pregnancy-Helper App

Such an app will help pregnant women with all the advice and answers related to pregnancy by professionals.

12. To-Do App

Such an app allows users to write everything they want to accomplish using their smartphone, tablet, etc.

13. Period-Calculator/Birth-Control App

This type of mobile app permits the users to enter the start and end date of their monthly cycle. Later, the app alerts them if their periods are early, late, or longer than usual. Moreover, such apps also hold a birth-control pill reminder module.

14. Calorie Counter

Such an app lets the users know their nutritional needs and the number of calories the food they searched contains.

15. Food Donation App for Restaurants

Such a mobile app will facilitate the restaurants to call nearby charities to donate the excess food to the homeless.

16. Chat App

These mobile apps offer a real-time interface to the users where they may interact with each other just by sending messages.

17. Subscription Alert App

This type of app makes the users notify and assist them in keeping track of all their subscriptions and bills such as Netflix, Spotify, Amazon Prime, and a lot more they need to pay before the deadline to save them from late fees.

18. Mood Monitoring App

Such an app allows users to add and evaluate their activities, events, and locations the whole day. Then the app analyzes their past actions and looks for the patterns. This way, the app gives them suggestions to chill their mood.

19. Internet Speed Checker App

This type of mobile app displays the user’s internet speed in the status bar and the data used in the notification pane.

20. Brand Identifier App

Such an app permits users to know more about a particular brand or product. By scanning the logo or an item’s tag, the app will list the details, articles, and news about the manufacturer and the product.

21. Warranty-Expiry Alerts App

This type of app lets users know if the electronics at their home are about to catch up with the end of the warranty period.

22. Social Networking App for Single Parents

Using such an app, single parents can share their tips, interests, thoughts, and experiences.

23. Consult a Doctor App

Such an app lets the users consult the doctors available on the app. The users can ask questions and get responses from the doctors and receive the latest updates from the medical science field.

24. Presentation App

This app facilitates the users to present their 3D models anywhere. Additionally, the users can import their 3D models into their Android and iOS mobiles and illustrate wherever they want using such an app.

25. Best Vacation Spot Finder App

This mobile app lets the user enter his favorite vacation time, scenery, preferred activity, holiday budget, and more variables to show the top places to spend his holidays.

26. Table Booking App

Such a restaurant reservation app allows users to book a table at their favorite restaurant. The app offers information like a floor map, the number of seats available, etc.

27. Loaned Money Tracking App

Such an app tracks how much money is spent on which activity by whom in the user’s friend group and how much every person needs to pay (dividing the amount equally among the group).

28. Gift Delivery App

People can use such an app to surprise their loved ones with gifts sent directly to their doorstep. The buyers choose the gifts from the local stores listed, and then the delivery personnel picks and deliver the gift.

29. Goods-Transporter App

Such an app lets the users know the vehicles available to transport the goods in a short time and at the right time.

30. Lost & Found App

This app helps to find the original owner of the lost items. The users just upload the image of the lost items they found at a particular location to catch up with its owner.

31. Gift Suggestion for Friend App

Such an app reviews the entire history of your friend’s social feed and suggests the best gift idea for him based on the content posted.

32. Local Party and Event Finder App

It is an event and party finder app that collects the data of available events from various platforms and places it at a place.

33. Video-Editing App

Such an app allows users to give a professional and desired look to their video posts to make them more engaging on social apps.

34. Architecture & Design App

Such an app permits users to click a photo of a specific place and craft it virtually utilizing augmented reality. One can use this app for businesses, like furniture stores, interior design agencies, etc.

35. Karaoke App

With such an app, the user can sing using the filters to sound, like singing idols.

36. Wedding Planner App

Such an app is a marketplace for many wedding-relevant services, like designers, flower shops, musicians, etc. The users can browse such apps to get every wedding-related service through a single app.

37. Virtual Study Group App

Using such an app, the students can meet on a common forum and prepare for examinations and other students studying the same subject. Also, the app offers the students study tools, materials, guides, etc.

38. Parking Space Finder App

This app assists the users in finding paid and free parking spaces in their nearby locations.

39. Real-Time Car-Sharing App

Such an app permits the user to enlist their car and enter their destination. Another user of the app puts his destination and finds the users going to the same destination. In the end, the users who share the car service split costs.

40. Criminal Alert App

Such an app alerts the users about the criminals in their area. This way, the user will stay safe and help the police in catching up with a criminal.

41. Call Recording App

Anyone who wants to record a call as evidence for later use can use this app.

42. Voice Translation App

This app can translate the app users’ voices to help them communicate in any language they want in real-time.

43. Railway Tracking App

Such an app offers the users the exact time and location of their train. This way, the user may get the updates of their train and be ready to catch it up accordingly.

44. Scan and Convert to PDF App

This app helps the users in keeping vital records just by scanning using the mobile device. It scans in high quality and lets the user store or send further.

45. Contact Tracing App

Such an app permits the users to view the COVID-affected areas and global statistics to help the government track the app users diagnosed with Corona or any infected diseases.

46. UPI Payment App

Unified Payments Interface-based payment apps are in trend today that permit users to send or request money. The user can link various bank accounts to the app and carry the transactions.

47. Social Networking App for Item Buy, Sell, and Rent

This app would be similar to Facebook but will include enhanced features. It will permit the users to make recommendations, search the products, sell them or buy or rent.

48. Virtual Clothes Styling & Shopping App

Such an app will permit the users to virtually check if they would look better in a specific dress and even know different ways to style them. It will save the user time for clothes trials.

49. Find Your Musical Band Member App

This app helps the musicians search and join different bands registered on the app as per their choice.

50. Business Tips App

Such a forum-like app can help young, and new entrepreneurs resolve their business issues and discuss various business techniques and strategies for establishing a successful business.

51. Task Scheduling & Motivation App

Such an app allows the users to schedule their essential tasks, like exercising, reading, self-care, etc., as per their ease. Moreover, the app will motivate the users and remind them to conduct their different tasks at their scheduled time.

52. Home Security App

Such a mobile app permits users to control their security devices installed at their home, like cameras, alarms, etc. The user can use it for his office purpose also.

53. Tutor Searching App

Such a mobile app assists in finding tutors. Also, it helps the users to select various students for teaching them as per the categories, subject, fees, location, etc.

54. Complaint Registering App

Such an app helps users report complaints directly to a government body regarding noise pollution, accumulation of trash in a specific location, etc.

55. Disaster Management App

Such an app helps the users by alerting them about the chances of disaster in their area.

56. Giveaway Used Items App

Such a mobile app helps the users get the used item and giveaways of no use for others.

57. Event Planning App

This app helps the users with all the vital information, tips, and essential resources for various event organizations. The users become stress-free using such an app by getting every required material through a single app only.

58. Delivery Service App

Such an app helps the users deliver any item (as per the app instructions) anywhere, wherever they want, at an amount decided.

59. Special Deal Tracking App

This app notifies the app users about the deals they would be interested in on their mobile-only. The deals could be relevant to food, grocery, clothing, traveling, etc.

60. Get Quick Solutions App

Such an app allows users to find nearby people who can mend their tap leakage, clean their home, take their dog for a walk, etc. Also, people who are looking for such simple jobs can book themselves at the decided amount.

61. Smart Cooking App

This app helps the app users with the ingredients they need for cooking a specific dish, get various easy recipes, tips for serving, etc. This way, the users will get unique and straightforward cooking ideas.

62. Tax Management App

This app will ease entrepreneurs’ lives by calculating taxes that they need to pay based on their local law and income.

63. Social Dining App

Such an app allows the app users who like going out to connect with people and socialize, dine, or wine in their area. Users can send the invitations to other users, and if their request is accepted, they can hang with that user.

64. Where is My Phone App

Such an app lets users find their mobile phone if they have misplaced it or dropped it somewhere. It will demand code words from the device owner to allow the user to know where his phone is.

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So, we hope this post will be helpful for you, especially the startups who want to come up with a fantastic app idea and make it a success ahead. These app ideas are for beginners who want to learn how to create an app and how much time and resources it requires to build a successful app. If you are searching for an idea that could provide you a way to earn profits then take a look at our post for different types of app ideas. If you have already have a plan to develop an app then do get in touch with us.

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CTO at Emizentech and a member of the Forbes technology council, Amit Samsukha, is acknowledged by the Indian tech world as an innovator and community builder. He has a well-established vocation with 12+ years of progressive experience in the technology industry. He directs all product initiatives, worldwide sales and marketing, and business enablement. He has spearheaded the journey in the e-commerce landscape for various businesses in India and the U.S.