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Lessons Learned After Working with Wearables

Lessons Learned After Working with Wearables

With any new technology, challenges arise throughout the process of designing and developing a product. However, troubleshooting to overcome these hurdles often yields unique lessons learned. Clutch spoke with leaders from 15 businesses with experience planning, designing, developing, and working with wearable technology, and they imparted four crucial pieces of advice.

4 Motivating Factors for Investing in Wearables

4 Motivating Factors for Investing in Wearables

Of the 15 companies that participated in an interview series about wearable technology, eight were businesses that decided to extend an existing mobile platform to wearables. As first movers and innovators in this new sector of technology, these thought leaders shared the motivating factors behind the decision to develop a wearable application or device, as well as the lessons they learned throughout the process.

Naming a Business in 2015: Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities

Naming a Business in 2015: Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities

Name Types Startups vs. Inc. Companies 2015

We conducted a study on 700 companies to determine possible naming and domain name trends. We also interviewed naming and branding thought leaders for insights into some of these trends and to uncover what makes a company name successful. From the study and expert interviews, we found that there is a clear movement towards creating more invented types of names and towards resourceful combinations of words for new company names.

Early Challenges for Wearables Prompt Creative Problem Solving

Early Challenges for Wearables Prompt Creative Problem Solving

The advent of wearable technology sparked curiosity about its relevance and potential from consumers, businesses, and development teams. As businesses hurried to harness the new technology's capabilities, these first movers encountered unique challenges throughout the development process.

An Inside Look at 16 Wearables Case Studies

An Inside Look at 16 Wearables Case Studies

Despite the initial novelty of wearable technology and devices, which include watches, wristbands, jewelry, clothing, and glasses, early projects embraced the challenges of designing for a new platform and ultimately unveiled a variety of unique use cases for wearables.

Quantifying the Value of Client Reviews for B2B

Quantifying the Value of Client Reviews for B2B

As a website that hosts client reviews, we know that reviews matter in the B2B buying process. What we wanted to find out was if a company had an increased number of reviews, would that improve their visibility? In response to this question, we took our own data and developed a study to examine how the number of reviews might influence profile views. Overall, we found that doubling the number of client reviews can increase a company’s visibility by up to 60 percent.

How to Select an SEO Company

How to Select an SEO Company

What qualities and experiences should you look for in an SEO partner? We interviewed representatives from successful SEO services companies to gather their opinions on the topic. Based on these perspectives and on our own research methodology, we created a structured tool that makes the vendor evaluation process more thorough, organized, and objective.

What are Your Options for Building a Website?

What are Your Options for Building a Website?

There are various options for building a website, but what solution can provide the most value for both your website and business goals? 

Mobile Apps and Small Business: 2015 Digital Marketing Survey

Mobile Apps and Small Business: 2015 Digital Marketing Survey

Are small businesses using apps as part of their digital marketing strategy? What are the top reasons why they're developing them? How is their investment in mobile changing in 2015 compared to 2014?

Small Business and Social Media in 2015: A Survey

Small Business and Social Media in 2015: A Survey

How are small businesses currently using social media? In a small business survey conducted by Clutch, results showed that 53 percent of small businesses actively use social media. 

Small Business and the Web: 2015 Digital Marketing Survey

Small Business and the Web: 2015 Digital Marketing Survey

Clutch surveyed 350+ small business owners on their website spending for 2015. 

SEO and PPC in 2015: Small Business Survey

SEO and PPC in 2015: Small Business Survey

Clutch surveyed 350+ small business owners on their search engine marketing plans for 2015. 

Experts Explain Key Drivers of App Development Cost

Experts Explain Key Drivers of App Development Cost

Building a mobile app requires a significant monetary investment. Learn more about the key drivers of app cost from leading app development experts.

Characteristics and Use Cases of Hybrid Apps

Characteristics and Use Cases of Hybrid Apps

Hybrid apps are mobile apps made up of primarily Web content that is wrapped in a native shell. They can be a cost-effective and time-saving strategy for building a mobile app that is compatible with two or more platforms.

Native Apps: iOS versus Android

Native Apps: iOS versus Android

This article describes the benefits and drawbacks of each of the two platforms with the largest market share, iOS and Android.

Mobile App Platform Considerations

Mobile App Platform Considerations

When deciding which type of mobile application to build, such as native, hybrid, or mobile Web, there are many considerations depending on your company’s specific needs and goals.

Mobile App Platforms: Hybrid, Native, Mobile Web

Mobile App Platforms: Hybrid, Native, Mobile Web

When building a mobile app, there are three major platform types you can choose from: native, hybrid, or mobile Web. Below is a basic introduction to the three types.

Cost to Build a Mobile App: A Survey

Cost to Build a Mobile App: A Survey

How much does it cost to build a mobile application? We surveyed some of the leading mobile app development companies on the cost to develop a mobile app, and found that the median cost range is between $37,913 and $171,450, but could climb up to $500,000 or higher.