Why side projects are so damn important

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Trello, Craigslist, Unsplash, AppSumo, Twitter, Gmail… what do all these successful companies have in common?

“Yes, they can all trace their humble beginnings back to being something we might call a ‘side project’.”

Side projects come in many forms and have lots of different purposes. Some people start them to create a nice product and eventually build a successful company, but there are many other reasons why working on side projects can be exceptionally important.

Source: Why side projects are so damn important – freeCodeCamp