If yes, then don’t you think, it’s a traditional way to run a biz, as in today’s world everyone is having smartphones in their pocket and used to go online for any query. You might need to think again regarding business enhancement, automation and growth hacks through adopting premium featured – Taxi App Development.
Don’t get it as a sales pitch, we are just trying to expose the requirements of the taxi or car rental industry to sustain and grow rapidly.
We have already explained the need of mobile app development in our previous write-up, where we represented authentic data about worldwide smartphone users, no. of searches performed on different app stores, worldwide mobile app revenue, and upcoming trends.
According to those stats, there are more than 2.53 billion smartphone users worldwide who performs around 63% searches on app store to find out an application. Even you can take a look at the beneath graph, forecasted by Statista, clearly showing the growth of car rental services due to the growth in number of users (expected 87.2 million by 2022).
Not only in car rental segment, but also in car sharing segment there is a huge growth in the numbers of users worldwide by 2025, take a look at beneath:
Moreover, the growth of market, taxi booking solutions will help a car rental business to automate their operations and track analytics simultaneously. It allows the owner to manage all associates, categories and other segments through web-based panel, which surely enhance the seamless working, ROI and user engagement.
Taxi App Development is widely used solution for car rental services and globally accepted due to its robust, and flexible nature. Even the above stats clearly show the user behavior and preferences over online cab booking apps. The growth in numbers of users and worldwide revenue, indicates the future scope of cab booking systems like Uber, Lyft and Ola.
On-demand taxi booking apps encourage users as well as drivers to boost their indulgence into it as it gives comfortable ride to users whereas increased pay to drivers through managed time slots and one-click booking acceptance features.
Taxi Apps used to contain three major but separate applications – 1. passenger app, 2. Driver App and 3. Admin Panel. Take a look at the detailed list of segment-wise features that taxi/fleet business owners will get with taxi app development.
Delightful experience of end-users or passengers always appear on the top in the list of requirement analysis, and development agencies used to focus on that. Being a user, we get engaged with eye-catching UI, painless navigational system and seamless booking. Apart from that, there are plenty of features required to make a user engage with the developed taxi booking solution. Take a look here:
|– Ride Booking||– Referral Rewards||– Seamless Payments|
|– Quick Registration||– Estimation of Rides & Payments||– Ride Tracking|
|– Ratings & Ride History|
With an elegant and easy to use dashboard, driver app will enhance the experience of driver partners’ through one-click acceptance and rejection of request. From quick registration to earning tracking, a non-technical driver can access everything that’s available for their comfort on drivers’ dashboard. Take a look at the beneath list of driver app features:
|– Instant Registration||– Ride Information||– Availability Status|
|– Map Navigational System||– Real Time Request Management||– Passenger Contact|
|– Trip management|
We know that you are the taxi/fleet business boss and being a boss, you always need to control all things through analyzing and taking care of things. That’s why taxi booking solutions come with a separate & centralized admin panel, where the owner can track operations, idealize business growth and manage drivers, passengers, categories, vehicles and much more through web-based dashboard. Here, we have researched and analyzed major features that a car/taxi business owner requires to control booking operations:
|– Trip Tracking||– Secure Login||– Driver Management|
|– Category Management||– Vehicle Management||– Passenger Management|
|– Analytics & Reports|
Apart from those features, a taxi booking app compresses several additional or add-on features that surely make a user or driver comfortable, while accessing the application. Take a look at the presentation beneath to know the features in detail:
With a simple concept of safe & inexpensive taxi application, Garrett Camp, and Travis Kalanick started Uber in the year 2009 as “UberCab”. It took around 1 year to launch their services first time in San Francisco, and according to the Uber stats, now the company has grown its reach in more than 84 countries and 760 cities, take a look at the world map of Uber beneath:
As of October 2015, Uber counted as one of the world’s most valuable startups with a revenue of $1.5 billion and rapidly growing the numbers. According to the Uber Statistics published at Business of Apps, Uber completed around 40 million rides, monthly with 19% female drivers and in terms of revenue, Uber left its largest competitor way behind. Take a look at the last disclosed valuation (as of April 2017) graph beneath, provided by Atlas:
Uber took around 1 year to hire their first employee in the business, and now they have more than 16000 skilled employees across the globe. They have already adopted major market trends like – Chatbots, AI, elegant UI, eminent technologies and much more to match the pace. That’s the only reason why they are growing rapidly and left their competitors behind.
By the stats appeared above, it has been clear that with a proper planning, focused approach and indulging behavior towards market trends, you can achieve your desired success and left your competitors way behind, especially in the on-demand app market.
If you are in car/fleet business, then the case study of Uber surely makes you excited and help you find out your way of success. You can look at the features and customize them as per your own requirement and market trends. So, own an on-demand taxi booking solution for your business and achieve several milestones in near future.