When it comes building a new website or updating the existing one, most people don’t know what type of web developers they should consider for hire. Great web developers can be one of your most critical hire, after all they are the people who will create the online face of your business and enable you to connect virtually with your potential customers.
So it’s important that you hire the right web developers the first time or you risk hurting your business plus wasting time and money to find the replacement.
There are two types of ecommerce web developers available in the market. One who just follow your requirements and do the ecommerce web development to earn money from your web project on fixed cost or hourly basis without using their past experience to suggest you the best solutions or thinking anything out of the box to serve you the best. Believe me they will not ask you too many questions to go deep into the solutions you are looking for or they will not try to understand nature of your business. They will not think whether the solution they are building for you is technically suitable or not. They just do it since you pay them for the work. This may sound right to some of the people but i bet – you will not get best ROI if you hire this type of web developers.
And second type of magento ecommerce experts who will use their years of experience to build the best solutions possible by suggesting various features/functionalities that they have implemented in the past and that have created wonders for their other customers. they analyse your requirements in deep and come back to you with their thoughts like…Hey XYZ, look this feature mentioned on your requirements doesn’t sound perfect from user experience point and they will provide few other examples of the best similar features that they have created or any of your competitors might have on their website that can be best for your end customers. Take a note, this type of web developers will ask you many questions that will help them to understand nature of your business and identify your pain points that they can solve using their years of experience.
I am sure all of you are not techie and don’t know the best approach to built best optimum front or back end solutions for your business website. Its job of the web developers you hire to understand your project requirements and suggest the best approach to build the web solution for the long life of your online business.
If you want to get a simple small task completed with little money – first type of developers may be the best suite but if you are planning to achieve long term business goals through the web solution that you are building – second type of developers should be your first choice. They will ask you the questions like – what is your targeted customer base? What geographic locations you target your business to? What are the problems you are facing on your current website? Who are your top competitors? Or what are your top business keywords using which your potential buyers search your business on Google? In short they will first understand nature of your business and your pain areas to offer you the best possible web solution.
Believe me, the first type of developers work only for money so initially it may sound best price deal to hire them but be sure you will end up investing more money than your expected budget. While the second type of developers may sound costly initially but at the end of the day, they will deliver a solution that adds value to your online business.
If you are looking for the right team of web developers for your next web project that can create wonders for your online business, Do contact us today.