Mobile App design

Mobile design isn't merely about creating a mobile version of a website or app; it's about understanding the nuances of handheld interactions and crafting experiences that resonate on a personal level.

With smaller screens and a myriad of devices, every design decision becomes critical.

At the core of our mobile design process is the user.

We employ Design Thinking, ensuring each design choice is backed up by an understanding of the user's preferences, habits, and pain points.

Combined with Agile methodologies, this approach allows for rapid iterations, adjustments based on feedback, and designs that genuinely resonate with the target audience.

Our tools and techniques, refined over the years, empower us to craft interfaces that are not only visually stunning but also functionally impeccable.

For startups, especially in sectors touched by technological change, a robust mobile presence can be a game-changer. The ubiquity of mobile devices means that your audience is constantly interacting, shopping, and making decisions on the go.

Success stories

Recent examples of our work

Creating an immersive digital experience for an iconic brand
Macmillan Publishers

Creating an immersive digital experience for an iconic brand

Reinventing the digital experience for The Gruffalo, resulting in a 70% global increase in visitors.
Using design sprints to drive rapid innovation

Using design sprints to drive rapid innovation

Quickly improving customer experience to make substantial improvements to business performance.
What makes us worth talking to?

Why choose Distinction?

One project, one team

We spin up a dedicated team to work exclusively on your project. From the moment we start working together, we're never distracted by other projects. It's all about yours.

Specialised focus

Unlike consultancies and digital agencies, we're focused 100% on the creation and growth of digital products. Our knowledge, systems and processes are finely tuned.

Full product lifecycle

Our expertise covers the full product development lifecycle, from research, through design, development and launch, to ongoing support. There's no knowledge lost between phases.

Transparent collaboration

Our team will work with you like it's an in-house team. Daily communication, transparent dashboards and agile boards, and shared Teams/Slack channels are the norm.

Tech with a creative edge

Every project team includes a blend of strategists, techies and creatives to ensure no stone is left unturned.

Industry recognition


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Frequently asked questions

How do you approach web and mobile design differently, given the unique user engagement challenges in each platform?

The approach towards web and mobile design involves crafting intuitive designs tailored to the platform.

For web design, the focus is on creating a lasting digital impact, while mobile design emphasises seamless user engagement in a mobile-centric world.

The distinct strategies for each platform ensure an optimal user experience, irrespective of the device used.

How do you ensure user-centricity in product design, and how is user feedback incorporated into the design process?

The essence of user-centricity lies in understanding and addressing user needs and preferences.

We employ a holistic approach to product design that goes beyond aesthetics, focusing on creating experiences that resonate with users. Through in-depth market analysis, user interviews, and feedback loops, user feedback is continuously incorporated into the design process, making the product evolve in alignment with user expectations.

Get in touch

Discuss your project with our senior digital strategist today.