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Why Data Journalists Learn Python

Melissa Lewis is a data reporter for Reveal, a Python teacher, the organizer of PyLadies Portland and the Portland chapter of the Asian American...
Chris Castiglione
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6 Reasons Why You’ll Never Learn to Code

What is the toughest part of learning to code? STAYING MOTIVATED. Back in 2002, I was a music major with no desire to become...
Chris Castiglione
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Startup NDAs: Why you shouldn’t be afraid of someone…

This is probably the biggest topic I run into when I talk to would be founders. They ask questions like: How can I protect...
Mattan Griffel
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How Bloomberg Exec Susan Kish Learned To Code

It was a normal Tuesday. Susan Kish was sitting on the 29th floor of her building, looking over Manhattan, when she got mad. She was...
Sarah Peck
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What is Growth Hacking?

Growth Hacking is Marketing + Coding. Growth hacking is marketing + coding. It includes things like: landing page optimization, SEO, public relations, advertising, and...
Mattan Griffel
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Understanding HTTP Basics

One thing that always surprises me when teaching a security class to developers is how little they understand about HTTP. Sure, everyone knows that...
Chris Castiglione
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What People Really Mean When They Say “I Want…

There are two important things to know about learning to code: Most people don’t actually want to “learn to code” Learning to code doesn’t...
Chris Castiglione
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Why Should You Learn How to Code?

This past weekend, while attending a party in Brooklyn, I met a guy who started telling me a story about his startup and then...
Mattan Griffel
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25 Essential Books on Storytelling, Copywriting, and Marketing to…

How do you teach yourself about storytelling? Why is it that some copywriters seem to nail it, while others flounder? These were the questions...
Sarah Peck
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