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How to Put ChatGPT to Work for Your Business

As businesses continue to look for ways to increase efficiency and improve customer experience, many are turning to advanced technologies like natural language processing (NLP)…

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7 top priorities for CIOs in 2023

We’re officially rocketing into the work year of 2023, and we have a whole new set of challenges to deal with as CIOs. As is…

Async Comms and Why Slack Sucks

Why Slack Sucks: The benefits of async communication in software development

When it comes to software development, Slack is not the holy grail of communication. In fact, it can actually hinder productivity and lead to miscommunication….

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The Magic of a Global .gitignore

Say Goodbye to Cluttered Repositories with a Global .gitignore As developers, we all know the importance of keeping our code repositories clean and organized. One…

Developer Unicorn Problems

One Simple Reason Why the Majority of Software Projects Fail

In today’s fast-paced business landscape, software development projects are becoming increasingly important for companies looking to stay competitive. However, it’s no secret that a majority…

The Future of Marketing Automation: Predictions and Trends for the Next 5 Years

Marketing automation is evolving quickly and the next 5 years are sure to bring even more advances. In this article, we will explore these and…

Using a headless CMS for your next marketing website

What is a headless CMS and how does it work?

A headless CMS is a content management system that provides a way to manage and store content, but does not have a built-in way to…

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Statically generated marketing sites: How they work

What is a static site? A statically generated site is a type of website that is built using a static site generator. A static site…

How and why to build an MVP with Laravel and Vue.js

Speeding up development of your MVP: Why you should use a framework like Laravel + Vue.JS

A minimum viable product (MVP) is a version of a product that has the minimum set of features required to be viable. It is typically…

Vue.js is a great front-end development framework

Different front-end web application frameworks and why we like Vue.js

When it comes to building for the web, front-end frameworks have become a go-to for many developers. These frameworks help increase development speed and make…

Business Transformation as a Service

Business Transformation as a Service

Business transformation as a service (BTaaS) is a service offering that helps companies transform their business operations and processes through the use of technology and…

Product discovery process and user interviews: Why they help your strategy

Product Discovery Process: Everything Product Managers Need to Know

As a product manager at an enterprise company, one of your most important responsibilities is to ensure that your team is working on the right…

Using WordPress as a CMS for marketing site

How to choose a Content Management System (CMS)

Choosing a content management system (CMS) can be a daunting task, as there are many different options available, each with its own set of features…

What is Brooke's Law and how to avoid delays in development projects

Brooks’s Law is a famous principle in software development that states: “adding manpower to a late software project makes it later”. This law was proposed…

How to choose a tech stack

4 Factors to consider when choosing the tech stack for your next project

When it comes to building a new web or software project, one of the most important decisions you will have to make is choosing the…

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Can you explain the difference between HTML/CSS and javascript developers?

When you are building websites, one of the most common misconceptions is that all front-end developers are the same. In our last post, we explained…

What kind of software engineers do I need for my marketing campaign?

What are the different types of software engineers for the web?

Whether you are a head of marketing with no technical background, a CTO, or Engineering manager, it helps to have context as to the types…

Mayven Studios Acquired by Saltwater Capital

Saltwater recently announced the acquisition of Mayven Studios, a leading engineering and design agency, started in San Francisco, now with software engineers around the world….

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How to Build a Software Specification Document

We’re entering a time when most professional’s day-to-day work touches some aspect of code. At Mayven we are seeing more and more teams turn to…

RGB to HEX Color Converter

Use this easy calculator from purecalculators.com to convert RGB to HEX for use in CSS and other web development!

PSD to HTML

The Ultimate Developerʹs Guide to Converting PSD to HTML

Our team at Mayven Studios has worked on web projects for a long time, over 15+ years now. Wow we are old. We started way…

Mayven at WWDC — Apple Developer Conference in San Jose

We’re excited to participate in Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference in San Jose!   Hope to see you there, and reach out to nate@mayvendev.com to…

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Re-launching Mixpanel

After many hours of work and amazing effort from the Mixpanel and Mayven teams, we’re excited to announce the relaunch of the Mixpanel.com website!  With…

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Why Software Developers Should Track Their Time

This week’s post written by Dann Albright, Marketing Manager at Hubstaff Time tracking is a surprisingly controversial topic among developers. Some swear by it, and…

Devmocratization

How (And Why) to Test Your Next Project Idea With a Remote Dev Team

It’s a tricky dilemma. Your business is growing, your priorities are already stretched, and there aren’t enough hours in the day. But you’ve had one…

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Create Amazing Emails with the Really Good Email Checklist

Creating a great looking email campaign that also converts can be a challenge for even the cleverest marketer. That’s why our friends at Campaign Monitor…

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Getting Started with Swift Development: 4 First Steps to Take

If you’ve ever thought of building an iOS or Mac app, then you need to get familiar with Swift. It’s the new programming language and…

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5 Best Cross-Platform Mobile Dev Tools for Your Next Project

A few years ago, building cross-platform mobile apps was difficult, to say the least. Developers had to write code and systems from scratch to develop…

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Contract or full-time? Which to hire and how to evaluate the costs.

Building software is expensive And, making software is not like making widgets. They may call it computer science but maybe they should call it computer…

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4 Reasons Why You Donʹt Need an In-House Dev Team

The cost of employee salaries mounts up fast when you’re building a dev team — it’s well known that salaries are the biggest expense for…

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Top 4 Issues Designers Have With Developers (And How to Fix Them)

Designers and developers don’t always get along too well. They can have two different mindsets, backgrounds, and approaches to work, which commonly leads to not…

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How To Build, Develop, and Ship a Project in 3 Weeks

Do you have a stellar idea, but a short time frame? Or maybe you just need a deadline to jump-start your minimum viable product (MVP)…

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