We’ve been thinking about adding a few more members to our project teams at Wikidi, and it got us thinking. What skills do we look for in new team members? And, what skills really transform an average coder into an outstanding developer? Development isn’t just about spewing code – it’s about helping to build and create the digital world. So, what other skills do you need to have in order…

When you’re building a website or web application, there are a lot of factors you need to keep in mind. You need a design that looks good, you need to provide a product that does what it claims to do, and a website that is easy to navigate. It takes a lot of time, hard work, and of course, resources to get the job done. Web testing is an unavoidable…

We recently read an article on 37signals that claimed building out a product roadmap wasn’t necessary because it often leads to user disappointment, mismatched expectations between what your customers want and what they’ll get, and it pushes a future product rather than the one that exists in the present. While we agree with many of the points made, the Testomato team believes that if done right – a roadmap is…

When Google announced in April 2010 that website load time has a direct impact on Google Rank, it validated what many had suspected for some time: page load time is incredibly important to our web browsing experience.  The truth is, we live in a world where the need for speed dominates every day life. We want everything, and we want it now. Based on this reality, the speed of your site will affect…