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How do I know if a software developer freelancer is good?

How do I know if a software developer freelancer is good?

Just as finding an employee is time consuming, difficult and really expensive if it turns out the person is bad; the same is the case with software freelancers. Software freelancers often market themselves as experts, and because of that title, they also charge a significant premium fee compared to employees. The […]

How much extra time and money does it take to make an Android app besides iOS?

How much extra time and money does it take to make an Android app besides iOS?

“We have an iOS app, and now we want to add an additional Android app. That must be a pretty small task, right?” The situation described above is something a lot of companies can nod in confirmation with. So in this post we will look into that. How much extra […]

How to recruit a good software developer in Ukraine?

How to recruit a good software developer in Ukraine?

Software developers from Ukraine are known to be really good. Most people who’ve worked with them, know they are great performers and they are easy to communicate with compared to other regions such as South area Asia. But as with any employment: you want to have a good employee. And […]

Is it a problem to hire a young freelancer for software development?

Is it a problem to hire a young freelancer for software development?

No. It’s not. Well. It can be. There is a lot of great things about young freelancers, but there are also some challenges. If you understand them, you can use them and mostly get their benefits, as long as you understand what challenges there might be. When I write young, I […]

How much funding does it require to build a clone of Uber?

How much funding does it require to build a clone of Uber?

Less than you think. Well. It comes down to how you define clone of Uber. If you want to build a similar prototype as Uber, it is not that expensive (less than 10-15k USD depending on specific requirements). If you want to make a CLONE of Uber, having all the […]

Why is Sitecore so popular among corporates and enterprises?

Why is Sitecore so popular among corporates and enterprises?

If you’re in the European region, you will notice a lot of the bigger companies run Sitecore as a content management system. Of course there are Sitecore installations around the globe, but because of their Danish origin, it’s especially dense in Europe. And I meet people who ask: “WHY WOULD YOU […]

Why are technical co-founders so lazy and demanding?

Why are technical co-founders so lazy and demanding?

Starting a startup with some kind of tech as a main force requires a technical co-founder, at least at some stage. While you might start out without a technical co-founder to get it off the ground, you need this at some stage. What many experience here is not a very delightful process. […]

Should I use Facebook, Google or LinkedIn login on my website?

Should I use Facebook, Google or LinkedIn login on my website?

Why ask “or”, when you can ask “and” ? Today there are many different social logins. Some of the biggest ones are: Facebook social login Google Plus login LinkedIn social login Twitter social login Microsoft social login They all work well, and are based on the same underlying technlogy (OAuth2). […]

How to send different freebies on Mailchimp but subscribing on same list

How to send different freebies on Mailchimp but subscribing on same list

I love Mailchimp. I’ve used it for years, back when the main question was: Should I use Mailchimp or Aweber? While I also loved Aweber back in the day, the question has become quite clear in the last few years: Mailchimp is the winner. Mailchimp is quite advanced, and in […]

The benefits of using Mandrill over sending e-mails yourself

The benefits of using Mandrill over sending e-mails yourself

For a long while I’ve been a huge fan of Mandrill. Mandrill is the same company that is behind the very popular email campaign program Mailchimp (yes, the one with the cute monkey):   So what is Mandrill, and why should you consider it? On most websites, there are “transactional […]