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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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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...
December 6, 2019
4 min read
Why are MBAs Learning Python?
Mattan Griffel is an award-winning Python teacher. As an adjunct professor at Columbia University Business School he’s spent the past three years teaching Python...
November 19, 2019
18 min read
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...
November 15, 2019
6 min read
Google Analytics: The Modern Way to Know Your Users
How many users came to your site today? Do you know how many people are coming to your site? How could you figure that out?...
November 1, 2019
1 min read
How to Get a Job in Content Marketing
This week on the podcast, I’m chatting with Kenny Kline (JAKK Media, and host of the Media Mindset Podcast), who’s built a multi-million dollar...
October 29, 2019
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How to Successfully Promote and Market Your App
Stories about successful apps are everywhere — Mint, Flipboard, Uber and many others. The companies behind these successes built apps that quickly rose to...
October 25, 2019
3 min read
What is Responsive Design?
What is responsive design? Responsive design means writing code ONCE, and having the page look great EVERYWHERE. A great, responsive site should be able...
October 18, 2019
1 min read
Who invented the internet?
In the autumn of 1969, a small group of people launched the most disruptive revolution of our time — and yet their names aren’t taught in...
October 11, 2019
5 min read
Bitcoin (BCT) vs. Litecoin (LTC) | What’s the difference?
Bitcoin and Litecoin are both cryptocurrencies Today, money is created and managed by individual countries (e.g. the US issues USD, England issues pounds, etc)....
October 4, 2019
3 min read