Best Practices for Integrating Freelance Developers With Your In-House Team

Hiring third-party developers on a freelance basis has become an increasingly common strategy for development teams looking to round out their skill sets. This approach helps teams save capital, meet project requirements, adhere to project deadlines, and deliver a quality product. However, there remains a degree of skepticism about whether adding third-party developers to your team is a viable long-term strategy for companies. How can you consistently introduce outside resources to your team in a way that is predictable, productive, and successful?

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Are there some technology stacks for which integrating freelance developers with in-house team is difficult?

What are the best resources to find freelance developers?