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November 2014 Profit Report: $366

November 2014 Profit Report: $366

Shane Labs December 10, 2014 0

(Every month I reveal stats about my side projects, which includes how much I’ve earned. The info below is slightly censored. For the full financial figures, sign up in the sidebar to the right.)

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5 Things Sidestrappers Are Thankful For

5 Things Sidestrappers Are Thankful For

Shane Labs November 27, 2014 1

It’s easy to get lost in our sidestrapping world of developing, marketing, and bootstrapping, which is why it’s important to take a moment and reflect on things we’re thankful for. I try to do this every

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September-October 2014 Profit Report: $584, $151

September-October 2014 Profit Report: $584, $151

Shane Labs November 23, 2014 2

(Every month I reveal stats about my side projects, which includes how much I’ve earned. The info below is slightly censored. For the full financial figures, sign up in the sidebar to the right.)

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Sidestrapping and Parenting

Sidestrapping and Parenting

Shane Labs October 10, 2014 2

Developing, managing, and marketing side projects can take a lot of time. You know how hard it is to balance with your full time job – after a full day you may be putting

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August 2014 Profit Report: $331

August 2014 Profit Report: $331

Shane Labs September 9, 2014 6

(Every month I reveal stats about my side projects, which includes how much I’ve earned. The info below is slightly censored. For the full financial figures, sign up in the sidebar to the right.)

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Sidestrap or Die

Sidestrap or Die

Shane Labs September 3, 2014 6

A few days ago I met with my mentor and he gave me some advice that made a ton of sense. However if I act on it it’s going to turn my world upside

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GoDaddy Responds to HostBenchmarker

GoDaddy Responds to HostBenchmarker

Shane Labs August 25, 2014 19

Last week I revealed my new side project – a site that secretly runs performance tests on shared hosting accounts and reports the results. I didn’t get much feedback from you readers, but guess

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Introducing Host Benchmarker

Introducing Host Benchmarker

Shane Labs August 14, 2014 2

You may have noticed my last two profit reports had a secretive line item for “New site”. I kept saying that I’ll reveal what this is to you soon. Ladies and gentlemen, that time

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July 2014 Profit Report: $549

July 2014 Profit Report: $549

Shane Labs August 9, 2014 6

(Every month I reveal stats about my side projects, which includes how much I’ve earned. The info below is slightly censored. For the full financial figures, sign up in the sidebar to the right.)

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How Briefmetrics makes $350 per month

How Briefmetrics makes $350 per month

Shane Labs July 29, 2014 4

Six months ago I came across a service called Briefmetrics while browsing Reddit. Although it sounds simple, Briefmetrics accomplishes the very helpful task of sending you a weekly email summarizing your Google Analytics. Yes,

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