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

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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
1 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,...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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