So you have an idea to improve the existing taxi service and cater it on demand? Yes? Probably, you are the next Uber.
However, the reality is heartbreaking, as to develop an app like Uber and cross the set revenue scales of the Apple store and Google Play Store is not easy. To get ahead of the pack, you need to offer the out of box solutions like frictionless access, instant and a great experience for riders and drivers and the app that’s simple and easy to use.
Is Your Business Model Similar To Uber?
Before getting down to the app features, you need to understand the ropes of your business model. To ensure you don’t stand as a dime in dozens, you need to study each aspect of your business and understand why you need Uber app.
Uber, the ride pooling application is an on-demand service model, in which the products and services are requested online or offline. In your business model, you can vary multiple aspects or use a similar model like Uber. Using similar model like Uber will help you to diminish the inefficiency in the process and the new risks you take.
If you are planning to build a mobile app with specific business model aspects or you want to know the details about the on-demand business model, you can contact us to understand.
The Top 3 & Must-Have Features In Your Taxi App
- Schedule Booking
The app users want convenience in their pocket, and that means you can only succeed when you provide best experience & convenience with the app like Uber. Probably, with this you can win over Uber. The convenience begins with ease in scheduling their booking.
The feature should allow the users to keep a track over the whole booking process from booking to the arrival of taxi. Not just that, the users should have multiple options like changing, editing or cancelling the booking.
- Suitable Payment Methods
Multiple options for payment is always a beautiful thing for riders. The riders should be able to pay through different payment gateways, as it will be a cashless experience for both the driver and passenger. Along with integrating different gateways, you should even provide an option to pay through cash. Or you can go with Unified Payments Interface (UPI), as this feature is now available on both Android and iOS phone that allows the users to pay instantly.
Integrating multiple options for payment will add convenience for the users, as it will accessible to all the persons looking for a ride.
The most flexible and handy feature is real-time tracking which enables the app users and their family members to track the journey of a cab. Thus, no matter you have your spouse travelling at work or your daughter leaving for college, or your parents are heading for a doctor’s appointment; the Trip tracking feature will ensure your loved one’s safety.
This feature offers you automatic notifications and the convenience of following them along the map. Definitely, this will bring some peace of mind for the worried person.
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