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    Help with Ideas


    I am a developer who is having a hard time coming up with projects to build commercially. Does anyone have ideas/suggestions on finding inspiration or ideas? The only ideas I have are games, but I don't really have any desire to build games.

    Any brainstorming would be greatly appreciated.

    Thanks!
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    Look around in your everyday life. If there's something you can see a website or app that could make life easier, create it.
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    Originally Posted by cody_e
    Look around in your everyday life. If there's something you can see a website or app that could make life easier, create it.
    Thanks for your help. The problem is I can't seem to get my head around anything.
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    Originally Posted by Cybrknight
    Thanks for your help. The problem is I can't seem to get my head around anything.
    Then tie it to your emotions. What is something that really frustrates you that you think you could improve with technology?
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    Originally Posted by cody_e
    Look around in your everyday life. If there's something you can see a website or app that could make life easier, create it.
    Solid advice if I may say so. Don't try to think up the next big application, but look around you and see what you can improve.

    OP, since you're a developer, think about your current or past projects, were there things that could have gone better? Could they be automated?

    Also, don't think about a solution (I'll build a website, or I want to create an application) - look for problems. As soon as you found a problem, only then should you start thinking about how you should solve it.

    Best of luck!

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    Thank you so much for your help.

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