and videographers have great ideas for mobile applications—for geo-tagging, photo sharing,
editing suites—to further their
work and help others doing the same jobs. It’s rare to have all of the needed technical skills to be able to put our ideas into practice, so here,
we’ve chosen five assets from Envato Elements to help you to demonstrate your
ideas and put together a professional and appealing app promo.
A modern and vibrant
way to promote your app development, Mobile App Promo is a template for Adobe
After Effects. Perfect for pitching the original idea to potential partners and
sponsors, or just a nice way to show off a few of its features to your
With 15 animated, pre-made scenes, Creative Process – Flat Design
Concepts works with After Effects to help you demonstrate your app’s potential,
and development. Simply drag and drop scenes into your project and change
backgrounds and text to suit.
Explainers are on-trend, and, as a simple way to
demonstrate your product, it’s easy to understand why. Use modern, stylish visuals
to explain your app’s features and how it all works. The design is simple,
keeping the focus on your app.
This is a nice, looping piece of footage showing social
media icons streaming out from a mobile phone. There are two different styles
to choose from and the 22 seconds of video will loop seamlessly. This could
work nicely as an intro or transition into another part of your app promo.
Slightly hypnotic, the Smartphone App Marketplace Background
is a motion graphic stock video showing social media icons streaming towards you.
It’s another, snazzy way to demonstrate the uses or outlets your app will
use while making use of the motion to transition into the next part of your
- If you have an idea, check to see it’s not
already been done. If something similar exists, think about approaching the
company with your idea.
- Think carefully about mounting costs, creating
the app is only part of the journey. How
will you host it, will it be free or paid for?
- You’re a videographer and/or photographer, so
you’re already great at visuals! Make sure your carry that over to your app
idea—keep everything looking professional and sharp.
use of other apps that already exist. The more familiar you can be with how
you use an app in your work can help you with how others might use yours.
- Make use of photography/video networks or friends
to help develop and test your ideas. It’s easy to become to close to something
and it’s wise to seek the advice of other experts in your field.