Criteria for Selecting Offshore Web Development Company for Developing Responsive Web Application

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Published: 06th November 2012
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When choosing an offshore web development company to develop responsive web applications, it is important that the development company with a decent record mostly opted. There are several web development companies that offer lucrative prices when a prospective client visits their website. Many times the prices listed on the websites do not include hidden costs that most companies charge from the clients, once they hire them. From the clients’ perspective, charges do not matter much as once they decide to outsource the web project to an offshore company, they mentally prepare their minds to pay for the services that they would avail. However it might be quite disappointing for them to pay additional hidden costs which were not disclosed at the time of finalizing the deal. In such situations, most clients try to compromise with the service providers once and for the last time. At one part, the dissatisfaction of the client might affect the business of the organizations, while on other part clients lose their trusts in the web companies, hence looking for various freelancing sites to hire individual web developers to work for them on freelancing basis.

To avoid above discussed embarrassing and unpleasing situations, clients must do some research work on their own before they finally outsource their project to any web development company to develop a responsive web application. Some points that clients must always consider while selecting the best offshore web service provider organizations are:

Previous Work – Before outsourcing responsive web projects to any organization, clients must always go through the previously developed and hosted sites by the company. This would give the clients an idea of the quality and efficiency of site that the organization may develop. Many legitimate organizations provide links to their previous works on their official websites so that it becomes easier for the visitors to locate and assess the quality of service that the organizations deliver.

Consumers’ Reviews – Consumers’ reviews are one of the major aspects while selecting the best web application development organization. Since the consumers are the end users of the service providers, their judgments and assessment statements can be counted on. It is always a good practice to interact with the consumers via e-mails or any other communication medium in order to get the detailed information about the organizations and the quality of service that they provide.

Website Uptime and Loading – When website is developed and is uploaded to be hosted on a web server to be made available publicly and accessed by everyone, the time it takes while getting downloaded on the clients computers reflects the quality and the size of the webpage that is developed by the organization. Moreover, the duration for which the site may become unavailable in case of any network failure or congestion reflects the efficiency of the web server and the hosting service provider. The longer the website takes to become available after the failure, the lesser efficient it is considered to be.

Quality of After Sales Service – After sales service is one of the most important aspects while selecting an offshore web software development company. Since the website is delivered just once after its development, and it is only the after sales service that represents the promptness of the organization and the efficiency in their work, clients must choose the web development organizations wisely.

Technically Skilled Staff – Since the website is to be developed and maintained by the outsourced organization, clients must always verify and crosscheck the technical abilities of the employees the organization has. The more technically skilled the staff of the organization is, the more efficient the developed website would be.

I am Stella Williams, author of this article, working with Rightway Solution - an offshore web development firm offers web applications development outsourcing services worldwide.

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