More and more people have started finding the cab service option more comfortable than driving a car and taking the hassle of its maintenance. At the same time, the taxi drivers are getting united in the business which gives them a regular stream of income from a cab service provider agency. After a huge success of Uber and Ola cabs, the entrepreneurs have got attracted towards this business. The mobile application is one of the vital things to start and run this business. This article will share details of a few key things to be kept in mind at time of mobile application development for taxi service.
This has to be the first step of your mobile app development project. Check the mobile apps of competitors in detail. Also, read the reviews of their customers. This will help you to find strong and weak points of your competitors. Make a list of features you will be having in your mobile app for taxi booking service. Also, make a list of pain points of customers of your competitors which you can add in your mobile app to offer what your competitors are not offering.
Create Unique Design
There are already many taxi services available in the market, then why someone uses yours, is the first question you must ask to yourself? The answer is to create a better user experience. However, to provide a better customer experience, you have to bring the customers on board. To achieve this you have to come with a unique and attractive design for your mobile application.
Must Have Features
The design is important and so does the offered functionality is! There are a few must have features for a mobile application for cab booking service. For your reference, below is the list of those features:
- In-app notifications to passengers & drivers
- Real time cab location tracking using GPS
- Automated fare estimation and calculations
- Automated E-receipts to passengers
- Daily transactions & reports
- Inbuilt payment processing model
These are the top 3 things to be kept in mind while developing a mobile app for cab booking business. Please make sure that you come with an attractive design with all required features. Ecosmob Technologies Pvt. Ltd. has experience in mobile application development for taxi or cab booking.