Tiki Project Development Time

Development StagesDevelopment Time Website StructureWhy Tiki?

Project Development: Time Scale

  • Typically, going from Alpha - v.1.0 can be completed in a few months

  • While the size of the project is a key factor, much more relevant is client flexibility

F R O M                          T O

LOW demands
HIGH demands

zero custom development work
significant custom development work

high flexibility
zero flexibility

can produce working working models:

extremely fast
which drag out forever

at very low cost
are extremely expensive


  • our experience shows a balance somewhere in between provides the best value


  • v.2.0 typically should only be addressed after 6 - 12 months of use, as it is a high possibility that there will be significant changes
  • keep in mind, end users don't like major changes, however...
    • if they are informed of all plans in advance, it helps alleviate the pains of 'process change'