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Occupational test for knowledge of realities of the market of custom development and digital-communications

1 year, 6 months ago
Hi, Habr! We developed the second version of an occupational test for knowledge of realities of the agency market of digital-communications in Russia (the first version was published 2 years ago and received the mass of positive responses).

We spent nearly 200 hours of a neat job on test content — and made the complex tool which shows as far as the respondent understands the market, technologies and possesses necessary (management, first of all) skills for work in the industry. The test consists of 32 questions broken into 8 semantic blocks:

  1. Logical thinking
  2. Analyst, digital-arithmetician
  3. Managerial skills
  4. Use of different digital-channels
  5. Communications, settlement of the conflicts
  6. Knowledge of technology aspects
  7. Knowledge of a situation in the market, history
  8. Knowledge of terminology

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The gold Site has distributed elephants to the best Internet projects

1 year, 7 months ago
Hi, Habr! Yesterday we have held awards ceremony of the oldest competition of Internet projects in the Runet — the Gold Site 2015. More than 500 people — representatives of developers, clients, well and simply people from Internet party have gathered for party. It was cheerful.

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We have distributed prizes at once in 74 different nominations, and all results are already published on the competition site. You will not list all prize-winners and winners, but I would like to note some important. The general Grand Prix has received the amazing project of the Soviet photographer "the Innovator. Boris Ignatovich", the nomination "the most unexpected solution" has won the Dairy Culture project, and the best developers following the results of competition have recognized AIC+QSOFT (first), Redis (second), Creative People and Sibiriks (have divided the third place).

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Fresh cuts for the 2nd quarter in popularity of CMS systems, counters/systems of analytics and online consultants

1 year, 9 months ago
Hi, Habr! We on the basis of the analytical Ruward:Track project publish the next portion of fresh data on popularity of different platforms / services of the Runet. The basis of research was formed by the automatic analysis krauler about 5 million domains of the zone .RU (on standard signatures of services).

Fresh cut in popularity of CMS systems


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Vordpress shows rapid growth, Jooma — fast falling, Bitriks — moderate growth. It is also worth noting general options of the carried-out collecting — all it has been polled 4 901 485 (+0,19%) zone RU domains. CMS is found for 23,7% (+1,1%) of domains. The share of paid drawing CMS makes about 13,2% of the general share of the found CMS, and share highly specialized * — 6,8%.

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The Gold Website of 2015 started

1 year, 10 months ago
Hi, habr! Last year we restarted the oldest tender of online projects in Russia — the Gold Website (it is handed even since 1997). Carried out rebranding, made the new website, the new nominations and still I booze only. As a result on tender more than 1000 websites were given, and on an awards ceremony we awarded prizes almost on 60 nominations. Received in process a huge number of a fidbek from participants and the audience, positive emotions and feeling of participation in the oldest competitive project of the RuNet.

There passed nearly a year, and now we open order taking for the Gold Website of 2015.

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This year we decided not to be satisfied with what has already been achieved, and it is even better to make. We considered all wishes, bugs which were last year. Let's a little tell about these changes.

First, Fedor Virin became the next chairman of jury of tender. With its help we once again perekolbasit the list of the nominations — and now they cover all variety of subjects better. In addition to the basic nominations we entered "gold categories" (the general character it seems "the Best UI/UX"), there will be prizes to regional projects and several Grand Prix.

Secondly, we try to make the most fair and transparent tender of the websites in the market. Last year we opened all voices of all judges on all works. It was done earlier by none of similar tenders / awards. This year, of course, we will make it again.

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Results of uniform rating of web studios 2015

2 years, 1 month ago
Hi, Habr! Today we have published results of the third annual uniform rating of Ruward web studios for 2015. This year in top and the first ten there were many shifts — the market changes, crisis, new trends of development of the industry has impact.

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However, on the first place, as well as a year ago, there is Number One Studio. Silver of rating was received by recently created alliance of two large prodakshen of AIC+QSOFT, on the third the Actis Wunderman agency was located. And on the fourth and fifth position there are Articul Media and DEFA respectively.

At our rating quite cunning technique which is constructed on aggregation of all other industry ratings (and them in 2014 16 pieces only on web development segment have been published) and as result – it is absolutely transparent, everyone can check, whether truly our algorithm has counted points for each participant.

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Fresh cuts in popularity of CMS systems, counters/systems of analytics and online consultants

2 years, 1 month ago
Hi, Habr. From the moment of the previous cut has passed about 5 months, and Ruward:Track has updated data on the first quarter 2015. The basis of research was formed by the automatic analysis krauler about 5 million domains of the zone .RU (on standard signatures of services).

Fresh cut in popularity of CMS systems



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Number of experts claimed that taking into account crisis of sale of commercial systems will fall, and developers will pass to solution open-source. While it does not occur — Bitriks and UMI increase share of the market (as well as Wordpress), and Joomla and Drupal lose positions.

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Tender of mobile applications "Golden App" started

2 years, 2 months ago
The mobile market grows at the advancing rates, we do not represent the life without numerous applications and services any more. Together with the market also its infrastructure develops — there are new conferences, ratings, analytics. Time to hold also the first All-Russian a competition of the best mobile applications "The gold application" came.



Works will be estimated by independent jury from representatives of mobile developers (for example, Redmadrobot and e-Legion), large brands (for example, MailRu Group and Rambler Digital Solutions) and services (for example, GetShopApp). We will open evaluation sheets on each work that tender was transparent and fair. And, of course, we will hold an incendiary party on the Awards ceremony at the end of May. As organizers of "the Gold Application" in 2015 Ruward and Apps4All act RAEC.

No matter, you are the customer/owner of the application or its developer — tender is open for all.

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Results of rating of mobile developers 2015

2 years, 2 months ago
Hi, habr! Last year we have started and have published (the post on Habré has been apprehended by community quite positively) the first rating of mobile developers.

Has passed year, and we will publish results of the second uniform rating of developers of mobile applications 2015. At us quite cunning (but absolutely transparent) technique which considers positions of the companies in all other industry ratings which have been published in during 2014. It is necessary to tell that the market grows very quickly, as well as there are new ratings. Last year we analyzed five local tops, in it is already nine (and two of that five have managed to be closed on the road). As well as last year, we considered in top only the companies which are engaged in development to order, but do not do own products.

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The rating in 2015 was headed by Mad Robots from Redmadrobot, Petersburg e-Legion, on the third — amazingly fearless developers from Unreal Mojo, on the fourth — Articul Media was at the second place, and "smart pumpkins" from CleverPumpkin have closed the five (besides, Petersburg children).

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Educational series about questions of marketing and sales in studio/agency

2 years, 5 months ago
Hi, Habr. Last year we have started two free educational videocourses (time and two) about questions of marketing, sales and management of studio/agency. They have been warmly apprehended by the audience, including, many habra-users? thank you for it!

And now, after half a year of preparation, we start the new free educational project? "Digital-series" about questions of marketing and sales in the agency market which we have developed together with colleagues from UMI.CMS.

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This time we have surpassed itself? and for half a year have prepared really big pool of useful materials. Our project is broken into 5 seasons which 17 episodes have entered (two big text materials, 9 video lectures and 6 episodes with experts of the market). We very much tried not to be crossed on subjects with the previous projects? and to develop new content which will be useful to web studios and digital-agencies.

We will spread seasons gradually, as well as it is necessary to series? and now we announce premier first season:

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Inforza's updating and monitoring of open tenders on digital-services

2 years, 8 months ago
Hi, habr! We very long ago (nearly a year) did not write about our main project? To Inforz. Some time also especially could not be written? after primary testing we have gone deep into completions, have copied architecture, completed new functionality? and it has taken nearly eight months. But in the middle of July we were restarted already in the fighting mode, and last week have implemented new service for web studios and digital-agencies about what I also wanted to tell today.

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Let's remind for those who has already forgotten, what Inforz? it is the b2b-exchange of requests for digital-services. Customers leave requests for execution of this or that project, and agencies on auction CPL model can get them (to obtain contact information). Thus, for the customer Inforz? service of choice of optimum agency, for studios? new channel of sales.

So that interesting to agency audience we have made lately:

Start of all main digital-verticals of services


If earlier Inforza accepted requests only on creation of the site, in the middle of July we have started delivering to agencies of the request on four verticals of services:

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