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Let’s Change How We Think About Learning to Code

I taught myself how to code. In college I was a music major. I never thought the Computer Science department was cool. Piano and...
Learn to Code Comment Avatar Chris Castiglione
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How I Learned to Code with Nathan Baschez

Nathan Baschez (Product Hunt, Gimlet Media) is one of the most prolific creators I know, having worked at half a dozen of the coolest...
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35 min read

10 Reasons to Learn Python Programming

Python is one of the most popular programming languages that exist. It’s simple, easy to learn and powerful enough to build a web application...
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8 min read

What is ECMAScript?

Have you ever wondered how JavaScript became so popular? If so, you have come to the right place.  To understand how JavaScript became so...
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2 min read

What is a Hacker?

Defining hacker isn’t so straightforward. The name has an “I know it when I see it” ring to it. Most computer programmers are hackers,...
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jQuery vs. JavaScript | What’s the difference?

Here is a question I hear often: What’s the difference between JavaScript and jQuery? To understand the difference you need to look at a...
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2 min read

7 Jobs You Can Land if You Learn SQL

SQL is one of the most widely used programming languages in the world, and if you learn SQL, you open up some clear paths...
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4 min read

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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4 min read

Why a Growth Mindset is Essential for Learning

Have you ever heard anyone say “I can’t draw,” or “I’m not good at sports,” or “I could never do that?” I used to...
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6 min read