10 trending mobile app ideas for 2021
July 13, 2021 ⋅ 9 min read

10 trending mobile app ideas for 2021

The birth of a good app takes place from identifying the prevalent problem in our ecosystem and finding ideas to solve them. The way we use apps has evolved time and again. In 2020 and 2021, due to pandemic outburst, more users have turned to digital solutions for work, entertainment, education and for daily tasks. As per
technaovio’s report-The mobile apps market has the potential to grow by USD 653.91 billion during 2021-2025, and the market’s growth momentum will accelerate at a CAGR of 20.65%.  Furthermore, this report covers mobile app market segmentation in detail.

Segmentation by:

  1. Platform like-android, iOS, and others.
  2. Revenue model like-advertisement, in-app purchase, subscription, and pay per download).
  3. Application like-games, social networking, music, video, and others.
  4. Geography like-APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA.

This report proves that in the coming years there is an immense potential in the market for start-ups to grow and flourish.

Come up with ideas of making useful products that help millions of people to do something better or just simplify their lives.

An idea of conducting online meetings with teams & stakeholders across the globe with video calling apps like zoom calls & google meet is a great problem solving idea.

Similarly, let’s explore some more ground-breaking mobile app ideas:

1) Health Care (mHealth)

The healthcare industry certainly benefited from innovations in technology. Remote Health Care & Monitoring has gone up by 300% in investments. This year the total global mHealth market is predicted to reach nearly 100 billion U.S. dollars. Apps ideas like Electronic Health Records (EHR), Fitness Apps, Emergency Apps (for ambulance), Medication Reminder Apps, Treatment Monitoring And Patient Tracking Apps, Schedule Appointment with payment integration, Health Guide app etc., can work wonderfully for a start-up.

2) Entertainment App

Entertainment apps are interactive activities based apps like Leisure apps (streaming media, music, games), Socializing apps (Facebook, LinkedIn), Instant Messaging apps (WhatsApp, Messenger).

3) Virtual Education App

Virtual education apps hold the lion’s share in this growing app market. Where the competition is low and demand is very high.

4) Virtual Interior Design App

People who are planning to revamp the existing office or house, or planning to create a new place-this app will come pretty handy to them. Here they can explore different designs and color options on their mobile device.

5) Security Control App

These apps are really helpful for business owners, parents going out for work, day care facilities, schools, banks, crime control departments etc.

6) Smart Dating App

Dating/Match making apps are very much in demand these days. With the help of AI, data mining and predictive analytics these apps can scan interactions & connections from social media feeds.

7) Try & Buy App

In the era of online shopping, these apps can help businesses provide user satisfaction and build customer trust in their online brands. This augmented reality based e-commerce app solution can let users try items virtually before buying them.

8) Smart Home App

In the busy life, voice command based smart home apps are life savers. These devices can be synced with most of the smart devices at home and office to let users manage them all from one device, on-the-go.

9) Tax Management App

A lot of us find managing tax a burden and complex task to perform. Tax management apps can assist the user in managing & paying taxes without the help of an adviser-saving efforts, money and time.

10) Scan & Shop

Scan & Shop app will make the whole shopping experience very comfortable, where the user will just have to scan an item they like or is about to finish at their home and use it online to find the same or similar item. This app can have a lot of additional features as well like price and ingredient comparison etc.


Coming up with exclusive ideas to compete in the market is not rocket science. All you have to do is to pay attention around you to identify a problem and match it with the best suited solution.

You are lucky if the muse has bestowed inspiration upon you. So, congratulations!

Now the next step is to take a hard look at your idea and move on to prototyping.

If you don’t have a development team onboard, then you will need professional assistance in design and development.

We are a leading global product design, development and staff augmentation company that has helped start-ups build successful digital products. We can help you transform your seed level idea into a world class solution.

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