• PWA Carousel image flickering transition on iOS

    Overview You noticed that there is some flickering effect in the Carousel images transition on your Progressive Web App (PWA) on an iOS device. This article explains why this happens and how you can solve it by using different effects and minimizi...

  • Changing the UI navigation bar color

    Overview The UI navigation bar is placed on the top of your page. The buttons and text color (eg back button) are set in the Design page under the Global Styling tab. This color can be customized if you wish to adjust it according to the rest of y...

  • Disabling the settings gear icon color

    Overview The setting gear icon/button is located on the app homepage on the top right-hand corner. The gear icon color can be customized on the Design page under the Navigation tab. Diagnosis You edit the setting gear color to adjust it according...

  • PWA Design Looks Different on Desktop than on Previewer

    Overview You may come across situations where you will get a different experience when accessing your Progressive Web Application (PWA) on your Desktop/Laptop workstation than the one you got when you used the App Previewer functionality. This art...

  • Design Menu Buttons and Shortcuts Are Not Visible

    Overview You may come across situations where you are not able to see the Menu Buttons and Shortcuts you have created on the Design Homescreen Page. This article outlines why this occurs and how you can solve it. Diagnosis The user has created a ...

  • Homescreen Additional Buttons Are Not Showing

    Overview You may come across situations where you are not able to see the Additional Buttons under the Homescreen options.  Therefore you will not be able to enable the Call Us, Direction and Share buttons. This article outlines why this occurs an...

  • Error When Using 'Sign up with Twitter' or 'Share' Button

    Overview Due to changes in Twitter, customers are unable to Share or use the Sign up with Twitter (during login) option from the app. The following error messages are received: When logging in: "Sorry, there was a problem posting to Twitter. Ple...

  • Changing the Homescreen Icon Layout Using the Grid Menu

    Overview There are cases when the app icons may seem larger or smaller when changing the background image of the homescreen. Changing the icon layout fixes this, and it can greatly improve the appearance of the homescreen. This article provides th...

  • Adjusting the image size/dimension

    Overview Adhering to the platform suggested image sizes/dimensions along with keeping the file size as low as possible (around 100Kb) guarantees an enjoyable app user experience. This article suggests dimensions for all app icon types and devices ...

  • Designing your App's Look and Feel

    Overview You can create a dynamic design for your app's look and feel utilizing a wealth of customizable settings for your app's:  homescreen (menu type, background color, buttons and branding images) navigation (app icons, menu text and backgrou...

  • Customizing a Feature Icon

    Overview The appearance of the Feature icon is fully customizable. Instructions are provided in this article. Process Navigate to Build, and select the feature you want to edit. Click the Edit button next to Feature Icon. A pop-up window is dis...

  • Photoshop Tips: Home Screen

    Overview Making home screens is a breeze in Photoshop! The home screen is the first thing users see after the application is launched, so make sure it is of high quality and professional. Process Create an image in Photoshop: For traditional layo...

  • Photoshop Tips: Opacity

    Overview Some of our features, like Email Photo, Fan Wall, and Voice Recording, require background images with a certain level of opacity in order for the text to be easily read over the image. This is very easy to design using Photoshop. Process ...

  • Photoshop Tips: Transparent Carousel Images

    Overview Transparent Carousel Images are a great way to add a custom look to your app. Rather than appearing full-screen, partially transparent carousel images only cover up a portion of your home screen. This article describes how to format them ...

  • Aspect Fill and Stretch to Fit Screen Mobile App Image Options

    Overview Android and browser screen size differences giving you a headache? Tired of trying to find the best-fit Aspect Ratio to support all of those droids and UI navigation bar sizes for mobile browsers like Chrome and Safari?  Information The ...

  • Error: app icon too heavy

    Overview When uploading an app icon in the Publish Step, you may receive the following error: app icon is too heavy. Root Cause This indicates that the file size is too large. Resolution Reduce the size of the icon using Photoshop by following the...

  • Overriding the Global Design for a specific App Feature

    Overview You may come across situations where you want to create a specific design for an app feature different from the Global Design which is used across the app. This article shows how you can achieve this by enabling the Custom Design function...

  • Aspect Fill and Changes to Appearance on Cedar

    Overview This article serves as a reference on Aspect Ratio, Aspect Fill, and its effect on the appearance of your app when published in Cedar. Information What is Aspect Ratio and Aspect Fill?  Aspect Ratio The ratio of the width to the height o...

  • Setting up Homescreen Background and Carousel Images

    Overview Upload your own custom designs, or choose from one of our many templated background images. You can also use our rotating Carousel images to linked features to create dynamic experience users will remember. The BiznessApps platform makes ...