- Start with you
Change is the only constant thing and adapting to it is inevitable. And in today’s world not having a mobile or web application for your business is a matter of concern. A recent survey depicts that, in 2021, the average mobile streamer in the US, South Korea and the UK will download 85%, 80% and 60% more video streaming apps. In the first quarter of last year, 67 percent of users made use of mobile shopping apps and more than 53 percent purchased products through apps. These stats prove how having an app for your product will do wonders.
Before you head on to hire an expert for your application needs, you ought to first understand why do you need to hire an application developer? The reasons could be many – to create brand awareness, to reach the niche audience, to provide the best user experience, to stay connected with your customers, and to say least – adapting to the change or latest trends. Begin by understanding your business needs, risks involved, budget, creativity needed, features, and the expected outcome. This will lay a great foundation for the hiring process. By the end of this, you should have an idea of how the ends product looks.
- Decide your approach
Once you narrow down on what you are looking, now is the time to start with the process of screening. There are several fishes in the sea, deep dive into it and get acknowledged with what they can offer. Do your research thoroughly! Do not hesitate while questions. Here are some key points that you should touch upon:
1. Check their profile online and mind all their ratings and reviews:
Today every developer’s profile is available online. Take enough time to go through their work. Their profile also shows their popularity, and their reviews will surely give you an idea of how they can fit into your project.
2. Compare their work with other developers to get the best of the possible situation:
Check the set industry standards and then assess the app developers work. There is no harm in comparing their work, as you wish to work with nothing but the best. Prepare a pros and cons list and stick to it.
3. To tighten the grip have a word with their past clients:
The developer’s profile should host the client’s reviews. Don’t just blindly trust them. It is recommended to have a word with their clients to get a better understanding of the developer’s work profile, professionalism, and product delivery.
4. Talk to the developer
Now, if you are happy with your online research and if the app developer that you have an eye on seems to be a perfect match, move forward and set an appointment with them. When you approach them, acutely observe how they respond to your query and tap their response time as well. It will give you an idea of their work ethics. This is your chance to understand how the developer functions. In the meeting, make sure that the developer or the team is in the line with your company’s vision. Communication is the key and this meeting will set the tone for the rest of the conversations.
5. Keep a check on their attitude towards work
In a meeting or two, you will have an idea of their enthusiasm and attitude towards work. Thing is, if their work does not excite them, then that will directly affect the product. Tap on a long-term relationship, this will surely be beneficial for the business. Makes that you get value for your money. And ensure that the app developer provides the best security.
6. Keep a check on the contract
Now that you are knee-deep in the hiring process, things might look a lot clearer. You can either hire an in-house developer, freelance developer or outsource a team. Before you sign any contract, keenly notice the terms, conditions, and hidden clauses. See to it that everyone is on the same page.
- Analyze their process
Having a design process or a strategy is essential. This is about identifying and solving the user’s problems and how they communicate with the app’s features. Some developers have their design process, while others even outsource it. Now, if this design process is not full proof, then the project will automatically fail. Please understand that the app’s UI and UX is what will become the face of your product. Move on with the hiring only and only if you trust the app developer’s design process. Be frank with your opinion and request for changes till are you are satisfied with the result.
Why choose App Scoop?
Trust – to be frank, this is one of the main elements that our industry functions on. Once you partner with us, you can completely rely on App Scoop for all your web and mobile application needs. And our loyal patrons will certainly vouch for this. Their thoughts about us, speak volumes of our work ethics and product delivery. Our diligent team takes pride in building robust, smooth, and user-friendly web interface and applications. As you know having a great idea is just the beginning of the battle. And our technical and executing skills will help you win the battle. For us, your cost, time, and the product itself mean the world. And we move heaven to earth to offer you technical solutions that will meet all your business requirements.
The process of hiring an application developer can make or break your business. We know it is a task to hire a perfect developer. But our belief in excellence, collaboration, innovation, and integrity – the core values that the business depends on, will assure you that we deliver nothing but the best. So, now that you have an excellent web or mobile application idea, why don’t you sit back, relax, and let us do the rest?
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