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Why outsourcing fails and what to do about it

Why outsourcing fails and what to do about it

Outsourcing has success stories as well as disaster stories. The disaster stories go from absolutely horrible to situations where some money is lost. In this post we’ll discuss how to make sure your outsourcing story becomes closer to a success story than a disaster story. Disaster stories with outsourcing. I got two disaster stories […]

When you build a minimum viable product what should you implement and what should you not implement?

When you build a minimum viable product what should you implement and what should you not implement?

Today a lot of people talk about minimum viable products and when you talk about those, it is also very essential to ask yourself what should I really have inside my MVP and how many feature should I have and that’s what we’re discussing in this post here. So, the […]

Should your software be custom-made or use existing ones?

Should your software be custom-made or use existing ones?

So, when you start up a project there’s often the question should create a custom solution or use an existing solution? For instance, if you want to make a webshop, you should use the Magento or PrestaShop or make everything from scratch? So, we will look into the facts and […]

Should you outsource your MVP or prototype to websites such as Upwork or Elance?

Should you outsource your MVP or prototype to websites such as Upwork or Elance?

Should you outsource your MVP or prototype to websites such as Upwork or Elance? It’s a good question, in this article we will look into it. My name is Lars Holdgaard and I’m the founder of the Danish startup called Jarboo. Please read this article attentively and share it if […]

What programming language should you use in your startup?

What programming language should you use in your startup?

A question I hear from many non-technical co-founders or founders is what programming language we should use for our startup. And the interesting thing here is actually if you have to ask, it’s probably not that important. Because the truth is great software has been developed in nearly all programming […]

How to make ASP.NET MVC application SEO friendly?

How to make ASP.NET MVC application SEO friendly?

One of the big benefits of using an existing system such as WordPress or Magento, is many things simply come out of the box. One of these things is being “SEO – friendly”: being optimized for the search engines. Note: While not all WordPress installations are perfect for SEO, it’s usually […]

Benefits and disadvantages of using student programmers

Benefits and disadvantages of using student programmers

Looking at salaries of full time employees, many people start looking for hacks. Some look at outsourcing, some look at extra co-founders and some start looking for student developers / programmers. Student developers are obviously students (surprise!), and are often studying some branch of software at the university. Depending on where you […]

Should I make a web app in addition to iOS and Android app?

Should I make a web app in addition to iOS and Android app?

Today it’s popular just to have apps. Take the two prime examples of Tinder and Uber, they both only have apps. There is no web interface, and you can neither get a date or a ride online. Why is that? It’s probably because they want to have a GPS active when you […]

Should I pick a Virtual Private Server (VPS) as a startup?

Should I pick a Virtual Private Server (VPS) as a startup?

Hosting. Not the most sexy subject. Not the first one you want to discuss as a startup. Good news first. Ten years ago, you would probably have had to buy expensive servers and spend a fortune to start up. Don’t dream about going fifteen years back, as it just wasn’t […]

Should I build a Windows Phone app besides my Android or iOS app?

Should I build a Windows Phone app besides my Android or iOS app?

The rule of thumb for which platforms to build apps for are: Start with iOS Then Android … then wait Then consider Windows Phone   It really comes down to a single decision: Is it worth getting the last 2-3% of the market?   There’s a lot of data about which […]