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

Top 5 Best Wire-framing Tools in 2020

Omnigraffle vs. Balsamiq OmniGraffle and Balsamiq do about the same thing. They are desktop apps for quickly making wireframes, mockups, page layouts, etc. Here...
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The Ultimate Beginner’s Python Cheat Sheet

Python is one of the most popular programming languages in the world. Some of the world’s most famous companies use Python like Netflix, Google,...
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How to Become a Freelance Web Developer

Hello, and welcome to the Learn to Code Podcast with One Month. This week we have Mike Heavers on the show. Mike Heavers (@heaversmike)...
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9 Tips to Own Your Next Video Interview

You’re at a conference and suddenly asked to be interviewed on video: what do you do? How do you make sure to look great on...
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Developer Confessions: I look up code on the internet all the time.

A few years ago, David Heinemeier Hansson (Ruby on Rails creator) made a confession on Twitter: “I look up code on the internet all the time.” David’s...
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42 Best Classes to Learn to Code for Free in 2020

Want to learn to code? There are plenty of free online coding classes, but unfortunately, many of them are out of date. That’s why...
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The Hacker Ethic: Understanding Programmer Culture

All hackers (good and evil) share a core belief that information should be free. This was distilled into text for the first time by...
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7 Tips for How to Finally Get Good at (and Master) SQL

You’ve just learned the basics of SQL, and now you’re wondering: how do I get better at SQL and databases? In this piece, I’m...
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The Complete Guide to Learn SQL in Just 15 Minutes for Free

Over my career as a web developer, SQL is the one coding language I’ve used on nearly EVERY SINGLE PROJECT. Whether I’m coding with...
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