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.

       



196 Stories by Chris Castiglione

10 Fast Ways to Become a Better Writer

“Writing doesn’t just communicate ideas; it generates them. If you’re bad at writing and don’t like to do it, you’ll miss out on most...
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5 Of The Best Blogging Platforms

Are you ready to kickoff your content marketing strategy, but confused about which platform to choose to start your blog? If so, then you’re...
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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...
1 6 min read

What is iOS Development?

Swift is the language used to make apps for iPhone, iPad, and Mac OSX (desktop) apps. Why Swift? Well, You don’t really have a...
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What is Payment Processing?

Key Takeaways Payment processing allows you to accept payments online. Here are three options to get you started: Easy: Services like Gumroad or Shopify...
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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...
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What is WordPress?

What is WordPress? WordPress is an easy way to make websites, blogs, or an e-commerce store.  With WordPress, you can launch and manage a...
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Defensive Hacking: How to prevent a brute force attack

Your password’s never as safe as you think it is, and understanding how to protect your website will help you from becoming the next...
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Use This Technique to Beautifully Manage Your Database

Use This Technique to Beautifully Manage Your Database If you’ve ever said to yourself, “I’d love to learn how to use a database, but I don’t have...
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