Software development with distributed teams

My first job as a developer, in 2009, was remotely. And although this experience was positive, I do not know when I became a detractor of remote work. I think it was when I went from being a developer to leading work teams for ...

And how is that I ended up here?

Although I don't consider myself "young" (I recently turned 38), my whole life has been strongly attached to IT, usually in its most practical form - and sometimes also in its most playful forms -. I met the utilitarian side of computing at a ...

Working at Swapps: my experience so far

It is always interesting to start a new process, a new path, and more so if it is related to what you like and are passionate about. My case: web design and development. Coming from the graphic arts area, I always thought that this ...

How to create your own store with Woocommerce and WordPress

Actually there are many CMS that help you to create your own store.In this blog post we guide you to create the store, using woocommerce and wordpress; with those two tools you can have your own store in an easy way, if you don't ...

Businesses do not need a web page

Traditional businesses are used to using conventional means to promote their business (newspapers, radio, television); However, in the digital age, where everyone has access to a cell phone and an internet connection, these media are becoming less relevant every day. And this does not ...

Redesign of a Web Django Application: Expedientes.co

In this post I intend to show the experience in the redesign of an existing site. First of all, a little history, Expedientes.co is a project in which you can look for Court Records in Colombia, it started as a Startup and, because of ...

Our Agile Software Development Process at Swapps

In Swapps we work with Agile methodologies, which is a way of working on software development projects. Of course, there are many ways of working with these methodologies, and here I will expose the way Swapps adapted its own process to these methodologies. Delivering ...

Team organization Tools

As a Project Manager in a software developing company, you have a lot of things to do. You have to create tasks, assign them properly, do testing, keep track of what everyone is doing, make sure everyone is doing what they are supposed to, ...

swapps.co powered by Django and Amazon Web Services

swapps.co website is powered by Django and is hosted in Amazon Web Services. If you look to the website, you realize that it's a single page site with basic information, and you wonder, why does it have Django if it's a simple website with ...