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.

       



221 Stories by Chris Castiglione

Lessons From Famous Entrepreneurs for Startup Founders

Starting a company isn’t easy. When you find bugs in your software, get schooled in a meeting with an investor, or simply feel like...
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16 Things You Should Consider Before Going Freelance

Many people dream of being a freelancer: setting your own hours, working from home, and never having to work for a boss again sounds...
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InstallRails.com: An Easier Guide for Installing Rails

InstallRails.com is now Live! We’re happy to announce InstallRails.com. Our free guide for quickly installing Rails on Mac or PC. InstallRails.com is the easier way...
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What People Really Mean When They Say “I Want To Learn How To Code”

There are two important things to know about learning to code: Most people don’t actually want to “learn to code” Learning to code doesn’t...
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The Best Text Editors for Beginners

What text editor should I use? What is a text editor, and why does it matter which one I use? Text editors are programs that...
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Learn to Become a Web Developers: Roles & Responsibilities

Who is on a web development team?  The four most important roles on a web development team are: User Experience (UX) Information Architecture (IA)...
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The Difference Between == and === In JavaScript

If you aren’t sure what the difference between == and === are in JavaScript, you aren’t alone. Plenty of people struggle with which of...
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Jupyter Notebook: A Beginner’s Tutorial

          Introduction Jupyter Notebook is a web-based interactive development environment for creating notebook documents, which are essentially a step-by-step incarnation...
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WordPress Security for Beginners

33% of the web is powered by WordPress. There’s a lot of WordPress sites out there! And because of that, WordPress is a huge...
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