The Problem with Side Gigs as a Software Developer

Smokey night…too smokey for coding?

The problem with side gigs as a software developer is simply that it’s not as easy as it sounds. Some of us need or want more money from time to time, but acquiring those extra funds isn’t always as simple as clicking on a few forms and collecting some cash. It actually takes a lot of work.

For about two years — several years ago — I ran a one-man web development consulting…