How to choose a dedicated mobile app development company?

Tips & Tricks

Constantin Chernishov

March 7, 2016, 3:03 p.m.

Nowadays, it is easy enough to find mobile app development company, but to find the company that can deliver your project on time and within budget - insanely hard.

Therefore, in our today article, we try to explain how to choose the right mobile development company and which questions you should ask in conversation.

“By the way, the right mobile development company can save you thousands or tens of thousands dollars.”

So, let’s get started with what you should look for in developer company to make a good choice.

  • Skills of the Developers

A well-coordinated team of developers with good experience always create great apps, which is reflected in their portfolio.

So, well check out their portfolio. Download and personally look at the applications they have developed. This will give you an insight of what level you should expect from this company.

  • Client references

        Look for a company that can easily share information about their customers and about which apps they did for them. It will help to shed light on how competent this company.

  • Ability to Ship on Time

It is very important to make sure that the company you choose can clearly and in time develop an application. Find out what type of development methodology (Kanban, Scrum, Agile, etc) they used in their projects and how successful it was

  • Don't let the price influence on your decision

Often, a very cheap cost of development now will be very expensive for you in the future. This is especially noticeable when you need to maintain and improve your application.

  • Look for developers interested in your business ideas

Good company, besides development of your product, will always help and advise how to improve your application, based on experience developing similar applications.

Search a company with full stack development

Application development is not only coding. This also includes the development of convenient and simple to use design, usability testing, further support. Therefore very important that the company you choose to develop your product, provide all of these services.

Based on the above paragraphs, we have compiled a list of questions that you should ask during the conversation with the potential developer of your app:

  • When have you published your first mobile application?
  • What was your overall experience like working with (iOS dev, Android dev, etc)?
  • What is the development process/methodology you work on?
  • Do you outsource your work or do it with your internal team?
  • How many time you got the rejection from App store or Google?
  • Do you provide application marketing services?
  • What experience has your developers (how many years, techologies, etc)?
  • Do you provide full stack development?

Selecting a mobile app development company is a very difficult task. Any mistakes at this stage will cost you dearly in the future. Be very careful, use our tips, and you will undoubtedly make the right choice.

Thank you for reading us, stay in touch, sincerely yours

Roll’n’Code blog Team.