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Developer Relations Programs Study 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

The "Developer Relations Programs 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This comprehensive study of over 500 software developers examines issues and elements of developer programs. This report provides invaluable insight for your developer program, including:

  • Which revenue model do developers prefer?
  • What are the most important features of a developer program?
  • For which elements of a program are developers willing to pay?
  • What motivates developers to share knowledge and experience on developer community websites?

Get answers to these questions and more in this survey report. Consider this a key resource to help you build and maintain a successful developer program, community website, and training sessions.

The number of developers who are in a formal developer relations program reached 83%, the highest level to date, according to the recently released Developer Program 2018 survey report. Rising from just under 50% in 2008, developer program memberships have been steadily climbing. Today, 38% are in a free program, 22% in a paid program and 23% are in both a free and a paid program.

Two-thirds of developers in programs are relatively new to them, having been in their programs five years or less, while 15% have been in their programs for 2 or fewer years. Less than 5% have been in a program for 16 or more years.

The new Developer Programs 2018 survey has a margin of error of 4.5% and is exclusively focused on developers' perceptions of and receptivity to various elements of developer programs.

The 156 page reference covers topics such as: Industry perceptions, Program membership, Participating in Communities, Developer Outreach and Social Media, Training, Technical Support, Accelerators and Incubators, APIs and SDKs, Program resources, and much more.

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Overview
  3. Developer Program Membership
  4. Industry Program Perceptions
  5. Considerations For Joining A Developer Program
  6. Paying For Developer Program Memberships
  7. Information Resources For Developer Programs
  8. Developer Outreach And Social Networks
  9. Participating In Developer Communities
  10. Developer Program Resources And Documentation
  11. APIs And SDKs
  12. Selling Apps
  13. Technical Support
  14. Developer Training And Certification
  15. Accelerators And Incubators
  16. Demographics And Firmographics

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cgj78q/developer?w=4

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