I’m spending more and more time on the design-end of things, which is fine, but I’m anxious and ready to get into some of the software development cycles. The app isn’t that large, though, but it’s important to continue to press ahead and get these things knocked out.
The icon design is crucial for the success of any app, especially an indie one. It needs to quickly catch the eye of a random app store user and get them to click through to the “About” section of the app and read more about what it actually is.
Besides the actual title, the app icon design is the first impression, without question.
Again, I’m not a designer, so, I’m having to get some help from a design friend who’s working through a few fun iterations. Here are some initial rough concepts to get my head and mind working: