Learn to code in 30 Days
Teacher at One Month. Faculty at Columbia University where I teach Digital Literacy. I write about coding, the internet, and social impact.
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What is a Content Managment System (CMS)?
CMS aka Content Management System. You hear that word, but what does it mean? What is a CMS? A content management system is something...
January 8, 2021
2 min read
The Best Way to Learn SQL
You hIf you’re looking to move ahead in your career as a database developer, data administrator or data analyst, Structured Query Language (SQL) skills...
December 18, 2020
2 min read
Why Product Managers Learn to Code
Why are product managers learning to code? This week I chat with product manager (and self-taught programmer) Irma Mesa (@_justirma) about why and how...
December 11, 2020
20 min read
How Bryan Helmig (Co-Founder of Zapier) Learn to Code
This week on the podcast I’m chatting with Bryan Helmig, the CTO and co-founder of Zapier. In our discussion, we talk about how Bryan...
December 4, 2020
33 min read
Should I Launch an MVP? Or Code it Myself?
I’ve built a lot of websites that no one has ever visited.😭 I’ve seen clients spend $10,000 to build a website, and then afterward,...
November 27, 2020
3 min read
Bitcoin vs. Ethereum: What’s the Difference?
What’s the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum? First, it’s important to understand that there are two categories of digital coins: Cryptocurrencies (e.g. Bitcoin, Litecoin, ZCash,...
November 23, 2020
3 min read
5 Reasons Why Product Managers Should Learn to Code
If you’re a product manager (or in a role where you manage a web development team) you need to know, at the very least,...
November 13, 2020
1 min read
I want you to do Deep Work
Deep work is the title of a Cal Newport book, and the topic of my latest podcast episode: “Deep Work“. I fight desires all day...
November 6, 2020
39 sec read
How to Get Your First Job in Tech: 15 Strategies
Want to break into the tech industry? Let me tell you: sifting through job boards is old news. The real way to land your...
October 30, 2020
5 min read