Sponsorship is available! If you’d like to sponsor CodeOpinion.com and have your product or service advertised exclusively (no AdSense) on every post, contact me.I periodically enjoy working on side projects. Not just messing around, but a full blown side project that has some set of features that I think would be useful. I never have any real intent of releasing them so I don’t ever put too much priority on them. Usually what I take away from them are knowledge of new tools/frameworks/libs/patterns etc. Althoguh they aren’t always completely new to me, they may just be deepening my current understanding. For me these side projects go into three states:
- I get really into it and work on it non stop for a few weeks.
- Once I finally get over the fun parts and feel like I stopped learning, it ends up sitting quietly in a half working state.
- I abandon the project completely because I’ve thought of something else.
- Go to step 1