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What's the best way to make money through programming?   [Edit]

Survey period: 6 Sep 2010 to 13 Sep 2010

As much as we'd love to do what we do for free, our landlord can be very insistent on getting paid.

Get a job developing software40466.89
Build applications for others on contract25642.38
Sell what I build though an app store9916.39
Sell what I build on my own web site8614.24
Sell a service or product through a subscription model9816.23
Use a “free-mium” model where customers can use the application/service for free, but will be asked to pay for an upgraded version or for buying items within an app6610.93
Give away the app but charge for the data396.46
Put ads into my website or application599.77
Other (please describe)264.30
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

View optional text answers (34 answers)

Generalstart a charity fundation Pin
swiszcz8-Sep-10 0:16
memberswiszcz8-Sep-10 0:16 
GeneralRe: start a charity fundation Pin
Nitin Sawant11-Sep-10 1:05
memberNitin Sawant11-Sep-10 1:05 
GeneralGet others to do it Pin
Vikram A Punathambekar7-Sep-10 16:46
memberVikram A Punathambekar7-Sep-10 16:46 
GeneralJob and do the rest as a hobby Pin
Simon Dufour7-Sep-10 2:38
memberSimon Dufour7-Sep-10 2:38 
GeneralRe: Job and do the rest as a hobby Pin
KunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:14
mentorKunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:14 
GeneralRecover From Previous Error Pin
Balboos7-Sep-10 1:20
memberBalboos7-Sep-10 1:20 
GeneralRe: Recover From Previous Error Pin
Yusuf7-Sep-10 5:00
memberYusuf7-Sep-10 5:00 
GeneralRe: Recover From Previous Error Pin
KunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:16
mentorKunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:16 
GeneralRisk vs Reward Pin
Old Nic6-Sep-10 21:29
memberOld Nic6-Sep-10 21:29 
GeneralDepends Pin
Mike Hankey6-Sep-10 9:16
memberMike Hankey6-Sep-10 9:16 
GeneralRe: Depends Pin
Mycroft Holmes6-Sep-10 14:50
mvpMycroft Holmes6-Sep-10 14:50 
GeneralRe: Depends Pin
Mike Hankey6-Sep-10 15:59
memberMike Hankey6-Sep-10 15:59 
GeneralGet a job developing software.... Pin
koolprasad20036-Sep-10 5:15
memberkoolprasad20036-Sep-10 5:15 
GeneralRe: Get a job developing software.... Pin
KunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:18
mentorKunalChowdhury7-Sep-10 8:18 
GeneralDefine "best" Pin
peterchen6-Sep-10 3:23
memberpeterchen6-Sep-10 3:23 
GeneralRe: Define "best" Pin
Mycroft Holmes6-Sep-10 14:44
mvpMycroft Holmes6-Sep-10 14:44 
GeneralRe: Define "best" Pin
Nitin Sawant11-Sep-10 1:08
memberNitin Sawant11-Sep-10 1:08 
GeneralGet a job ... Pin
Maximilien6-Sep-10 3:08
memberMaximilien6-Sep-10 3:08 

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