“A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.” ~Henry David Thoreau, Walden After reading that recently I realized that is exactly why companies are willing to spend money on custom software to run their businesses. Are you curious to learn what we think a poet has to say about software development? Then this blog is for you.
Cryptocurrency is getting a lot of attention but few people thing about how it changes our everyday interactions. We've found 5 things that are significantly different when developing custom e-commerce sites.
2017 was a great year for Switchbox but it was also a year of seeing a lot of trends and changes in the development industry. I've been asked "What language do most companies in Columbus use?" a lot so I thought I'd give a really basic overview.
As software developers we often assume everyone knows what the difference is between a web app and a mobile app. Based on some of our client questions we realized there is a lot of confusion between Native App Development and Web App Development. Let us help clarify.
Sitecore is quickly gaining traction as a preferred CMS system by companies here in Columbus. We've been getting some request to do development work as well as a few simple questions. Hopefully this blog give you a little more information if you are thinking about building a new website using it as your CMS system.
What is one of the absolute worst UI mistakes you can make? Well I'm sure there are a lot but I just filled out a finanical application for one of the nations largest banks and I think their site qualifies. This blog is not to embarsse them but I thought it was a good example of how even the largest companies with the largest budgets make bad decisions when it comes to website design, development and UI/UX.
After you build a web application and get your users to start working with it how do you keep them engaged? How do you make sure your web application is used regularly? Using push notification via text message, email or any other medium is a great way to do that.
Web applications often provide one of the highest ROIs possible for corporations looking to innovate but very few projects get completed. Why do so many large companies talk about building innovative web applications but then hesitate to fund them when a good idea comes up?
Interactive wireframes are a great step in the discovery process of any web based project. They go beyond the standard view of static wireframes and help clients explore how the website or mobile application will function instead of just showing what the website will look like.