It seems like these days everyone wants to build a software as a service app. The siren’s call of monthly recurring revenue is hard to ignore.
SaaS products are a complex undertaking. I’ve worked on them before and seen how all the moving parts have to interact. There are plenty of SaaS Development tools, libraries, frameworks, and even other SaaS products out there to help you along the way. Where do you even get started?
If I were to start building a SaaS application today, and I say today because technology is always moving quickly, here are the tools I would use to build a SaaS application. This list focuses on the technical aspect of getting the software built, and not on sales and marketing. That is another listicle entirely.