Topcoder is a project posting site specifically for app design and prototyping, application development, and data science.
Topcoder works on an outcomes-based payment model, not on hourly rates or number of iterations. Topcoder does not list pricing on its website.
Pros: It's fast and cost effective.
Bottomline: Topcoder is a good option for companies looking for expert designers, developers, testers, and data scientists from around the world.
How to Post a Job on Topcoder:
- Go to topcoder.com.
- Create an account.
- Select a solution.
- Define scope of project.
Topcoder Key Information:
Indianapolis, Indiana, US
1 (855) 867-1356
How can I edit a Topcoder job posting?
When you start a project you are assigned a Topcoder co-pilot, who manages job posting, and with whom you stay in contact throughout the project.
How can I delete a Topcoder job posting?
You discuss this decision with your Topcoder co-pilot.
How do I create a Topcoder account?
Go to topcoder.com and click on "How it Works", and then on "Start a Project". Fill in the form, create a username and password, and press "continue".
What are some Topcoder alternatives?
- Stack Overflow Talent.
What kind of freelance jobs can you post on Topcoder?
- App design and prototyping.
- App development.
- Cognitive and AI solutions.
- Mobile design.
- Mobile development.
- Web design.
- Web development.
- Quality assurance.
How do I find the best freelancers on Topcoder?
A crowdsourcing expert called a copilot guides you through the entire process from submitting a project to finalizing it.
My colleagues and I at X PRIZE Foundation have used TopCoder, and have found, like everyone else, that TopCoder’s global community of more than 450,000 technology and design specialists can find solutions to a wide range of problems at a fraction of the cost and time.