1. Super Basic is a top-tier, tag team digital development studio based in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.

We specialize in web apps and software products.  We strategize across domains and deliver across the stack with a forward looking perspective informed by a couple decades of cross-sector experience, an ambition to stay curious, and partners who want to make software better for people.

2. We enjoy diversity in our clients and projects.

Business-to-businesses, cultural non-profits, Fortune 500s, direct-to-customer brands, publicly listed startups, agencies large and small, multi-national non-governmental-organizations – you name it. 

We have built and supported mobile apps, video kiosks, scrapers, bots, and websites visited by millions of users across more than a hundred projects for an evolving cast of clients. 

3. We deliver high impact work. 

Sometimes the most critical work is the hardest to identify. We define and prioritize work that matters and that has led to recent outcomes like:

4. Fit matters.

Here are some hypothetical examples of work that would interest us:

Yes, we are glad to discuss the latest release of Next.js or what we have learned from the Shape Up approach to defining an MVP, but every project is different. 

We like to keep things as simple as reasonable so let us know what matters to you.

5. Help us advance the Dallas–Fort Worth community in tech.

Check out Full Stack DFW, an online-first group we host to facilitate community and improve learning across the stack and across the metroplex.  

Subscribe to the DFW»FWD newsletter for recommended reads and events from across DFW and tech. Issues reach inboxes every Wednesday.

6. Enjoy some of our recommended food for thought.

7. Learn more about us.

James loves to build software that people love to use. He’s an ace at shaping and structuring projects, delivering from concept through completion, and telling hard truths in the friendliest way. 

Previously, he built websites and apps with agencies like the Richards Group and software company Real Geeks. He has worked on projects for clients like Dr Pepper, Shiner, Schwab Trading Services, and The Home Depot.
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Chris does not shy away from a novel challenge. He has a steady hand and sharp eye honed by years of developing websites, mobile apps, and campaigns from discovery to delivery with a user-focused, results-oriented discipline

Before Super Basic, he ran a solo studio and worked for agencies Sapient and Ashe Avenue. He has worked for clients like Vice, Goldman Sachs, the MCA Chicago, and the UN.
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8. Let's make software better for people.

Drop us a line via [team at superbasic.xyz] or schedule an intro call with Chris now whether you have a project in mind or are just curious to know more about us.