• 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...

  • Changing the App Name and Icon

    Overview This article describes how to change the App name and icon.   Information Both the App Icon and App Name can be changed in the app's Publish Step. Refer to this section in the Publish Step Overview article. If the app is live, make sure ...

  • Correct Image Sizes

    Overview This article details the correct image sizes for all visuals of Bizness Apps for different devices. From Cedar release and onwards, all images will be handled using Aspect Fill, which means strict image constraints are gone, and image ske...

  • App Design & Content Service

    Overview To help you hit the ground running, Bizness Apps offers a professional App Design & Content Service. We will create and design an app perfectly catered to your business’s brand as long as it meets the guidelines below.   Information Guid...

  • Design Step Overview

    Overview The Design Step is where you'll create a dynamic design for your app home screen, choose the navigation type and create each feature's styling, such as the color, background image, and font. While you'll begin the app building process her...

  • 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...

  • Custom Design Area

    Overview The Custom Design section appears within the Build step of the app dashboard under each feature. Here, Global Design can be overridden and users can utilize our custom design for each feature. For example, if a user would like to assign a...

  • 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...

  • Building the Loyalty Feature

    Overview The following article has been updated for our new North Park source code. Learn more in the North Park Release article. The Loyalty feature allows users to have an in-app version of a traditional stamp card. Rather than pulling out the h...

  • Setting up Homescreen Background and Carousel Images

    Overview The BiznessApps platform makes it easy to create a beautiful and seamless Homescreen design for your app. Upload your own custom designs, or choose from one of our many templated background images. You can also use our rotating Carousel i...