Automation is a hot topic, but a lot of the talk going around is about robotics and 20-year timeframes, when it should be about how to automate IT (information and Technology) tasks. People are missing the fact that the automation revolution has already begun in MANY subtle ways. It’s only going to get more obvious over the next 5 years.
Making the choice between the certainties of a web development company and the flexibility of freelancers isn’t easy. Making the right decisions in areas outside your expertise never is. Custom web development is a perfect example. How do you tell you are getting a good deal when you’re looking to develop an all-new digital product?
If you think it doesn’t matter whether your web development agency creates websites with Python or some other programming language, you could be setting yourself up for higher invoices, lower ROI and a result that just isn’t quite right. Why?
Trend prediction is always difficult: seeing into the future of web development is no different. If you go back through digital trend forecasts of the past decade and you find many ‘dead-certain’ predictions that didn’t pan out:
A digital roadmap is a powerful way to capture and plan all the steps involved in developing a technology project from concept to finished product. It is a process that can involve a lot of exploration, trial and error, so there are a lot of ways development costs and timelines can blow out.