With the ability to reach out to a larger audience mobile applications are giving developers the ability to create a business over night; whether it is a game like Angry birds, to a fun app like DubSmash or even an application which makes day to day life easier like the Wunderlist. All of these are businesses based on mobile applications, and it allows developers to solve problems in day to day life through an app.
Mobile applications are not only creating more opportunities for developers, but also some applications can help to create business for other skills, such as YourMechanic which helps mechanics find work, and in turn helps the consumer to find a mechanic to fix their car at a better rate than a main dealer.
More and more day to day business is becoming more reliant on electronic tools. Today, businesses have a number of apps available many of which are cheaper than traditional software. The trend toward mobile means businesses will open start thinking about mobile applications when it comes to choosing software to conduct daily operations. Everything from billing, stock management to project management may be moved to cloud based apps, this in turn will help small businesses to compete against larger corporations.
Mobile applications have made it easier to run companies and even start a business; however the ease to create a company overnight has meant that there is more competition than ever, so although you can come up with a business and build the app, the most important factor will be for application to stand out, which will get more and more difficult.