Web App Development

When Off-the-Shelf Web Apps Don’t Cut It

There are thousands of software as a service (SaaS) apps on the market. Sometimes they work great for what you need; other times, your business requires a more custom application.

Before You Start

See 11 things to think about before you dive into custom web application development.

Is a Web Application the Same as Custom Software?

Aug 31, 2023, 11:42 AM

When we started in custom software development, desktop apps were central to our work. But through the years, web-based applications and mobile apps have taken over and reduced the use cases for desktop platforms

But when we talk about “custom software,” we’re talking about a type of system that can come to reality in many different ways: desktop app, responsive web-based application, mobile app, or a combination of those. Much of our custom software development these days is building custom web applications. (Read about how it’s all just semantics.)

We recommend clients take a cross-platform approach to software development that involves understanding users and building a system that meets their needs, whether that’s a desktop app, a web-based application, or a mobile app—or all three.