News App Builder

  • Categorized news

    Display news under relevantcategories to improve user experience
  • User comments

    Let users add comments to engageactively with your news app
  • Push notifications

    Stay connected to users by sendingthem messages with a single tap
News App Builder
  • Add media

    Make your news items more attractive by adding images and videos
  • Schedule posts

    Publish your news at the right time by scheduling them ahead of time
  • User generated Content

    Let users contribute by letting& them share their news on your app
  A News App to highlight the issues that matter and to gain recognition

How To Make a News App in 3 Easy Steps?

Make your own news app by following this simple three-step process below:

  1. Enter the name of your news app

    Choose the right app category, color theme, and test device for your news app.

  2. Drag and drop features like blog, video, etc.

    Add the desired features to your website without learning to code.

  3. Test your app and go live

    Edit and test your news app before launching your app on Google Play Store

    and Apple App Store.



Build Your Own News App with News App Maker

Create a newspaper app with Appy Pie’s news app builder and attract journalists and media persons to your app by publishing it on all the major app stores including Google Play Store and Apple App Store and promoting it there.

But promotion is not all, you also need to regularly update your news app with the latest and breaking news content, if you want to retain viewers for your news app. Our media app builder is the perfect tool to fulfill your wish of being a prominent owner of a news channel, which is available in every hand.

We also have a journalist app builder for those journalists who put in great efforts to cover various news reports but never get highlighted. They can use this app builder to build a news app where they can publish their news pieces and get the recognition they deserve. The apps built using the journalist app builder or media app builder can also help journalists and media persons earn a handsome revenue by monetizing these apps.

We also provide an app builder platform for those who wish to make an app for bloggers. App users can upload their blogs instantly through mobile devices and can even promote them on various app stores.

In this digital era, with thousands of online streaming platforms available, newspapers, TV news channels, and other such traditional media are losing their popularity. Whether you are thinking of starting a news channel or are an existing entrepreneur, you must create a news app to take your business to the next level.

Benefits of building a news app

A News app can be a great way to compile and publish information about the latest events. Though many people still get information from social media channels, there is a clear demand for authoritative content published through reputable news sources, and you could make one to suit the purpose.

Once you build a news app, the reader does not have to remember the URL, open the browser, and type it in to get to the real content. Your app will live on the readers’ phones and be easy to reach at their convenience.

  • A channel of your own
  • Your news app effectively becomes your very own news channel and is far more economical than making online space bookings. This means you have a greater control over the things you are putting out and a direct connection with the audience.

  • Superior user experience
  • It is an established fact that mobile apps offer a much-evolved user experience as compared to websites or any other digital or traditional channel. They draw on the device’s native functionality to serve the app users better.

  • Higher engagement
  • People check their phones multiple times in the day. This means when they have your app on their phone, chances of them using your app are a lot higher than typing in your website URL in their browsers. Your news app is bound to engage your audiences more effectively.

  • Strong communication
  • Mobile push notifications make it possible for you to send out communication to all your app users with a single tap or click, straight to their lock screens. You can use the feature to send information about discounts, transactions, important information or just check in with them.

  • Additional revenue channel
  • You can easily monetize your news app to add to your revenue. There are multiple ways to do this, but as your reach increases with mobile apps, you stand to gain an additional revenue channel that will let you put up ads, sell merchandise, or subscriptions to your unique bulletin.

  • Greater visibility
  • When you publish your app on the app stores, you must make sure that your brand name and the most relevant keywords are right there in your app name and description. This makes your brand name and your news app easily visible to the right audience who are looking for an app like yours.

Here we are with the Appy Pie’s News App Maker that helps you create news applications for your news firms using some excellent features. Some of them are quoted below

Explore the benefits of our News App Maker

Features of Appy Pie’s News App Builder

Appy Pie’s News App Builder creates News apps with a range of multiple brilliant features. Let us know them in detail.

  • Convenient to use
  • Appy Pie’s News App Builder creates easy to use news applications that show the location-based news.

  • Add more channels
  • Appy Pie’s News App Builder adds more channels to the news application. The app catches news from multiple sources.

  • Smart View
  • The news app gets a smart and simple application database and even the users new to the app can use it easily.

  • Share and Report
  • Appy Pie’s News App Builder offers to share and report option in the application. Users can share the application with their knowns and, report if they have any issues with the application.

  • Categories and Sections
  • News apps made by Appy Pie’s App Builder have multiple sections and news categories such as political news, regional news, etc.

Go for Appy Pie’s News App Builder to create an excellent application for your news channel and attract more and more users.



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Top Frequently Asked Questions

There are many popular news apps. Flipboard is considered to be the most popular news app.

There are many free news apps like Google News, Microsoft News, Flipboard, News360, and Feedly

Here is how you can create a news app without having any prior coding knowledge

  1. Go to and click on Get Started
  2. Enter the business name and click on Next to continue
  3. Pick the color scheme of your choice
  4. Select the category that best fits your needs
  5. Choose the test device where you want to test your app later on
  6. Click on Save and Continue
  7. If you have already created an account with Appy Pie, login, else Sign up
  8. You will be redirected to app customization section, change the look and feel of your app as per your needs and click on Save and Continue
  9. Please wait while your app is getting ready. Once the app is built, scan the QR code or send the app installation link to your device via email or SMS, and test your demo app
  10. Go to My Apps section and click on Edit option
  11. You will see the Basic plan. You can either go with Try Now or Buy Now option. The ‘Try now’ option comes with a 7-Day Trial so that you are fully satisfied with the app before you make the purchase.
  12. Please note whichever option you choose, you need to provide credit card details. We use credit card details to check the authenticity of the users
  13. Add the news feature
  14. Once you have added the news feature, click on Save and Continue to finish creating your news app

You can make a news app using Appy Pie AppMakr under free trial option. However, to publish it on Google Play Store or App store, you need to upgrade to one of our paid plans. Go to

You can start an online newspaper by creating a website or an app using Appy Pie’s website and mobile app building platform.

    Page reviewed by: Abhinav Girdhar | Last Updated on June 7th, 2023 9:50 am