• App Store Ratings are not the same as App Developer Ratings!

    You want to build an app of your own and market it to your existing users, and capture a new network of users. You have what you believe is the perfect idea for it, and you want to find the perfect app developer to help you bring that into place.…

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  • Will you marry me? – Selecting a mobile/web app development company – Score card!

    Let’s say you’ve decided that working with an external team to build your product, is the way forward. You’d send a few emails, ask a few friends for references and you’ve signaled that you are evaluating vendors. [tweetherder]Vendor selection is not a serial process. You have to clear the list in parallel.[/tweetherder]…

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  • 365 Startups

    (The initiative has been closed for registration) Did you #365Startups yet? There are two seemingly two worlds – Post-accelerated startups and Post-funded startups. But can they be more common, in their struggle to build? One is building to test product-market fit and the other is testing product-revenue fit. In the…

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  • Outsourcing web/mobile app development – For Early Stage Startups – The idea homework!

    For the purpose of this discussion outsourcing here refers to product development outsourcing for internet startups and app development means programming (typically PHP, RoR, Python, Scala etc.) and not design. Design outsourcing is a topic that needs a separate blog post. Most early stage startups that ContractIQ has worked with, in…

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