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Does Your Product Fit the Market?

Does Your Product Fit the Market?

Many entrepreneurs who heavily invest in their business think they have found product/market fit when they really haven’t. It can be a disastrous issue when they begin hiring staff and optimizing their product before they figured out who actually needs what they made. You only really reach fitting your product to the target market when you are so...

November 13, 2017November 13, 2017
Progressive Apps: 3 Reasons Why You May Not Need To Build An App Anymore

Progressive Apps: 3 Reasons Why You May Not Need To Build An App Anymore

Technology is evolving at breakneck speed – there is no denying that. The advent of smartphones has meant that there has been rapid development in the app industry, with developers and companies struggling to keep up with consumer demands. However, a key factor for success in this new age? A keen eye towards trends, and understanding what...

October 29, 2017October 30, 2017
Product-Market Fit: What it is and Why It’s Crucial for Your Startup

Product-Market Fit: What it is and Why It’s Crucial for Your Startup

When you’re launching a startup, the single most important factor to consider before you do anything else is product-market fit. Without this, nothing else matters. Regardless of how outstanding your idea, team, or marketing plan might be, without a hungry market, your business is doomed to fail. That’s why it’s so essential to match your product with...

October 23, 2017October 23, 2017
How do I Hire an App Developer With No Technical Knowledge?

How do I Hire an App Developer With No Technical Knowledge?

You have a great idea for a mobile app. You know it has the potential to disrupt the market and shoot to the top of the app charts. Unfortunately, you don’t have a single bit of technical knowledge to build it. They say that the best idea tends to win out. But that’s only true...

October 17, 2017October 17, 2017
The Five App Business Models That Get Funded

The Five App Business Models That Get Funded

If you want investors to fund your business idea, you should consider one of the app business models that commonly get funded. When you don’t you risk building an app that isn’t focused on bringing in revenue and instead becomes a hobby. You can avoid this fate choosing an  app business model that has a proven track record...

August 25, 2017August 25, 2017
How Much Does A Minimum Viable Product Cost

How Much Does A Minimum Viable Product Cost

If you’ve ever wanted to hire a mobile app agency or a freelancer to build your MVP (minimum viable product), you’ve probably been hit with prices anywhere between $500 and $1,000,000. That’s a huge gap! During the early stages of your product, your goal is to build an MVP to validate your business idea. To...

August 22, 2017August 22, 2017
4 Horrible Mistakes To Avoid When Launching Your Mobile App

4 Horrible Mistakes To Avoid When Launching Your Mobile App

Some think that there is no secret sauce when it comes to launching your newly completed app to the world. It’s easy to believe the old phrase, “If you build it, they will come.” Unfortunately, you’re not creating a “Field of Dreams”. Instead, you’re producing a product that should solve your customers’ problems and delight...

May 15, 2017May 15, 2017
How To Hire A Mobile App Agency For Your Startup

How To Hire A Mobile App Agency For Your Startup

If you’ve ever tried to hire a mobile app agency or freelancer for a project, you’ve experienced the headache that came with filtering through hundreds of potential partners. You’ve seen quotes that range from 10 dollars an hour to 500 dollars an hour. Hiring an agency for your startup can be a challenging and tedious...

May 13, 2017May 13, 2017
Native App vs Web App What Should You Build For Your Startup?

Native App vs Web App What Should You Build For Your Startup?

One of the first decisions that you’ll have to make is choosing your product’s platform. Nowadays you have two options, a native application or a web application. There are pros and cons for each platform. Your target audience, product features, and your ideal user are all factors when determining what you need to build. Native...

May 10, 2017May 10, 2017
10 Outstanding Books for Pioneering Nontechnical Founders

10 Outstanding Books for Pioneering Nontechnical Founders

You are what you know. Before starting your startup, you need to know processes behind building successful businesses. You also have to be ultra smart in your domain of expertise as well as product design and programming. These books will give you a primer on how to breath life into the startup of your dreams. As a founder...

May 9, 2017May 10, 2017