Building a business undoubtedly, requires a lot of hard work, persistence and trying to keep up with everything did is trending in the market. One of the most important milestone developments is the creation of a mobile app. We have listed some of the key points you should look for in a mobile app developer for your business business.
1. Find mobile app developers whose skills match you needs.
With the immense competition in the field of mobile app development, the creation of an app does require a lot of skills and specialist knowledge. To create a flawless and a user friendly mobile app you must make sure that every app developer that you hire has a proven record of the work done in the past and has been able to articulate their previous work in an impressive manner. Make sure that the developers you hire are interviewed and selected by people who also have a strong knowledge base in the same field.
2. Developers hired from different parts of the world charge differently.
The amount an entire app development procedure depends on a lot of factors like, number of resources available, different functionalities, platform, hourly rate and so on. Finding offshore developers would not only help in decreasing the cost of the entire app development but will also give you a chance to work with developers of varied exposures. For example, approximately the hourly rate of working with a freelancer in Sydney, Australia would be about $140, however that of working with a mobile app developer in Ukraine would be close to only 40-50 dollars.
3. Make sure it is always quality over money
With the above point being said and keeping the budget of the project in mind, it would always stand the company in good stead if the right people are hired even if the rates are slightly higher. Make sure that the mobile app developer you hire or the company you are hiring, checks if all apps are beta tested and are after being built are being tested on various devices. This would not only reflect the attitude of the company you are planning to hire but would also save you of further trouble of the app in the future.
4. Make sure the line of communication are always open and clear.
If you have decided to go ahead and work with an offshore company, then communication becomes the most important part of the everyday business relationships. Make sure that there is always a medium of communication available and the timelines for communications are properly communicated to both the parties.
5. Make sure your budget and timelines for app are already conveyed in advance
Setting clear deadlines and budgets for a mobile app development is important and is best communicated before the start of the project. If you are working with an experienced team, then their calculation of the optimal time of the task performance including the risks will be pretty much bang on. Include this information in the agreement, to you protect yourself from the hired agency over charging you or violating time frames in the future.
6. Make sure you have a clear plan to monetize your app
Before you hire an app developer, make sure you have discussed the monetary options with them. An experienced mobile app developer will be able to give you a clear indication of what might and might not earn money. Do remember to have a clear discussion with the hired agency before you begin your mobile app development process.
Hiring the right mobile app development agency is half the battle won. Applaunch.io, is one such agency that is based out of Germany. We are a full stack creative and an innovative agency. Right from mobile application development, web application development, UI/UX to digital marketing, Applaunch.io provides a one-stop solution for all your digital needs. Our typical client profile includes Fortune 500s, funded start-ups and street-smart entrepreneurs and many more. We are passionate about creating quality product experiences that combines technology, user experience and design.