Considerations and tools for developing mobile applications for Extension include evaluating the topic, purpose, and audience. Different computing platforms may be used, and apps designed as modified Web pages or implicitly programmed for a particular platform. User privacy is another important consideration, especially for data collection apps. Several useful tools already exist for using mobile devices for data collection, as well as for mundane tasks like volunteer management and effort tracking.
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Drill, S. L. (2012). Tools for Creating Mobile Applications for Extension. The Journal of Extension, 50(6), Article 27. https://doi.org/10.34068/joe.50.06.27