rewisoft

The End-to-End Private Social Networking App

Alma: Connect, network, and stay updated with fellow alums across schools.
Industry

Entertainment

Country
USA

USA

Company Size
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1-10 employees

general overview

Alma is a social app that connects various schools and allows them to interconnect with each other, post business leads/ask questions/request jobs/update their lives, etc.

Business Challenges

Crafting The All-Encompassing End-to-End Private Social Networking App

Tailor an app for ongoing user engagement via personalization and adaptability.

RewiSoft created a user-centric environment that attracts users and keeps them actively engaged, fostering meaningful interactions and connections.

Create UI/UX for peak app usability, ensuring a seamless user experience.

We enhanced usability by developing a design that looks good and allows users to easily navigate the app, evoking a sense of ease and satisfaction.

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Services We Provided

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Product Discovery
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UI/UX Design
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Mobile Development
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Quality Assurance

Values we delivered

User-Friendly Admin Panel
Implementation: Developed an intuitive admin panel tailored for the app administrator, equipped with a comprehensive toolkit. This facilitates efficient account verification, group moderation, and chat management.
User Benefit: Empowered administrators with a seamless interface, simplifying complex tasks and ensuring effective oversight, ultimately enhancing the overall management of the private social networking app.
Reliable AI-Powered Verification System
Implementation: A robust AI-driven verification system was deployed to uphold stringent privacy measures. The system ensures secure and accurate user verification by leveraging facial and document recognition and referral validation.
User Benefit: Enhanced security and privacy within the private social network by employing advanced AI technologies, establishing a reliable verification process that builds trust among users within the exclusive circle.
Cross-Platform Development for Scalability
Implementation: Adopted cross-platform development strategies, laying a foundation for seamless functionality across diverse operating systems and devices.
User Benefit: Ensured scalability from the outset, allowing the private social networking app to expand organically as interim goals are achieved. Users benefit from a consistent experience regardless of the platform, contributing to broader accessibility and sustained growth.

Comprehensive Product Development Lifecycle We Followed

01. Complex discovery and planning

  • Competitive research was performed
  • Tech requirements were set
  • Scope of work for designers and developers was determined
  • Project timeline, schedule, and milestones were set
  • Resources were planned and a team was gathered
  • Discovery workshops with stakeholders were conducted

02. Full-fledged UX/UI design

  • Design system was created from scratch
  • Regular internal and client design workshops were conducted to prioritize tasks and agree on design concepts
  • Wireframes were created based on new design system elements

03. Considered development

  • Product functionality was implemented feature by feature according to design and SRS documentation
  • Environment and CI/CD were set up
  • Product design was tested on all iOS and Android screen types
  • Final code review & testing were conducted
  • Delivery presentations for our founding team and other project stakeholders were conducted

04. Staged testing

  • Product functionality was tested on different phone sizes
  • Product was tested for compliance with the design documentation
  • Product features and functionality were tested
  • Users’ acceptance testing was conducted
  • Product compatibility with other software and hardware was tested
  • Product security was tested

05. Gradual deployment and integration

  • Gradual deployment of product features once they are tested was started
  • Early user feedback was collected
  • Code reworks and improvements before the product is fully deployed to the production environment were made

06. Timely maintenance

  • Issues reported by end users were handled
  • Ongoing product maintenance and support were provided
  • Bugs were troubleshoot and fixed
  • Product upgrades were accompanied

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Personalized approach and technical details

Product requirements
Discovery workshops
Discovery workshops
Project and task management
Jira
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Design and prototypes
Figma
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Development
Flutter
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Nodejs
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Project duration
8 months
Team
8 specialists
1 Project manager, 1 UI/UX designer, 1 design lead, 2 Mobile developers, 1 Backend developer, 1 Tech Lead, 1 QA

User Flow

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Design System

Our social media app was carefully designed to exude an aura of regality and distinction. Inspired by the client's request to create a "royal" effect, our expert designers seamlessly blended native mobile elements with custom-designed icons, buttons, and fonts, choosing a palette of luxurious cream and bold black colors to create a sophisticated atmosphere. The choice of serif fonts for headings adds sophistication, turning the app into a visual showpiece.
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Features

01. Profile

Users can create and customize their profiles, showcasing personal and professional information, and fostering connections.

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02. Messenger

The integrated messaging feature enables direct one-on-one communication, facilitating real-time interaction and enhancing the user-to-user connection experience.

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03. Group Chats by Specialty

Tailored group chat functionality allows users to join discussions based on their specific interests or professional affiliations, fostering a sense of community within specialized groups.

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04. Newsfeed

The dynamic news feed keeps users informed about updates from connections, group discussions, and events, providing a centralized space for engaging with the latest content.

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05. Events

Users can discover, create, and participate in events relevant to their interests or professional pursuits, enhancing networking opportunities and community engagement within the social app.

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06. Search by Posts

This feature allows for efficient exploration and retrieval of relevant posts within the social networking app, enhancing the overall user experience by providing targeted access to desired information.

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Development

Application Architecture
Our team embarked on the development journey of a social networking app, employing Flutter for the frontend. This choice ensured a robust and responsive user interface, enhancing the overall user experience across various devices.
Administrative Control with React-Powered Admin Panel:
We implemented an Admin Panel using React to facilitate efficient management and oversight. This Admin Panel provides an intuitive interface to monitor user activity, manage content, and make real-time updates to the application.
Backend Powered by Firebase
Instead of a traditional backend, we leveraged the capabilities of Firebase to handle data storage, authentication, and real-time synchronization. This choice streamlined development and ensured scalability and responsiveness in handling user interactions.
Overall
Our development team has crafted a sophisticated social networking platform by strategically combining Flutter for the application, React for the Admin Panel, and Firebase for the backend. The result is an intuitive, feature-rich app with a scalable architecture that positions it for future enhancements and evolving user needs.

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Results:

Creating a seamless social media app

In tackling the outlined business challenges, our development team successfully delivered an end-to-end private social networking app. Crafting a social network is a formidable endeavor, requiring meticulous attention to technical aspects to ensure smooth functionality. The development process seamlessly integrated tailored features like profile customization, real-time messaging, specialized group chats, newsfeeds, and event functionalities. Each feature contributes to an immersive user experience, fostering connections and community engagement.

The challenges encountered and values delivered underscore our dedication to not only meeting but surpassing expectations, ultimately resulting in a social networking app poised for success in a competitive digital landscape.

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