Why is it so hard to make money from software?
It's that silly time of year again. The season of lists of new things to do, new challenges to explore and new resolutions to break. It's inevitably the time of year when a lot of people decide that this is the year that they're going to make their fortune. This article is not meant to dissuade you from starting your own software company, but what it does do is attempt to provide you with realistic view of what to expect and to prepare yourself for.
Gary Woodfine