http://www.castig.org Teacher at One Month. Faculty at Columbia University where I teach Digital Literacy. I write about coding, the internet, and social impact.

       



219 Stories by Chris Castiglione

How To Build a Website in 2020

Over my career as a web developer, I’ve built more than 100 websites for clients including Bacardi, Toyota, and The Four Seasons. One time,...
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6 Things To Know Before You Learn Python

Python is one of the best coding languages to learn to boost your career. Many of the biggest websites in the world use Python,...
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Python 2 vs Python 3: What’s the Difference?

Instagram recently celebrated their move from Python 2 to Python 3. Yet many famous companies are still using Python 2. Why? One word: compatibility. Python...
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The Best SEO Tools for 2020 | Learn to Code Podcast

Understanding SEO (search engine optimization) means to understand how visitors find your site. While the basics of SEO are rooted in clean code, optimized...
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The Present is Programmable: Why there’s always somewhere better to be

“It’s hot. It’s loud. Goddamn this mariachi band to hell!” I thought to myself while waiting on the New York City subway platform. My...
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Creating A Strong Product Differentiation Strategy

Imagine a customer is leaving a restaurant and choosing between calling an Uber or a Lyft. He knows he wants to get home as...
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10 Famous Websites Built Using Python

There are tens of thousands of Python websites on the internet. Python is a powerful programming language created by Guido van Rossum in 1991. ...
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How To Decide Between Indiegogo vs. Kickstarter

As an entrepreneur, three of your favorite words are most likely “let’s DO this!” Advanced thinking and forward motion are where your comfort levels...
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How to Raise Money for Your Startup

I wanted to follow up one of my previous posts about How to Get into Y Combinator — in which I talk about the four kinds...
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