Learn to Code

10 Reasons Beginners Should Learn Ruby on Rails

If you’re new to programming, what language should you learn first? I often get asked the question: “What programming language should I learn?” If you’re...
Mattan Griffel
3 min read

Why 80% of Websites Are The Same

1. Yelp is Just a “Blog” with Ratings and a Map The posts are the same. The descriptions are the same. The avatar image is...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read

Ten Reasons Django Is Perfect For Startups

Should You Use Django for Your Startup? Tech startups are so hot right now, and it’s never been easier or more fun to build a...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read

How to get started using HostGator

HostGator.com is a hosting company where you can launch a new website.  Here are six steps for getting started using HostGator. 1. Purchase a...
Chris Castiglione
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What is UX?

Key Takeaways User experience defines the user. Information architecture puts all of that user and project information on paper. It typically functions in the...
Chris Castiglione
27 sec read

Agile vs. Waterfall

Key Takeaways When we look at the web development process, there are two ways to approach it: Waterfall and Agile. Waterfall: Each team member...
Chris Castiglione
37 sec read

How to Learn Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails is a coding framework that allows you to build websites quickly. In this short blog post I’d like to answer: Why...
Mattan Griffel
1 min read

4 Things You Should Do To Prepare for A…

How do you prepare for a hackathon? Quite often I get the question from students, “Hey Chris, am I ready to attend a hackathon?”...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read

What is HTML5?

HTML5 is just an update to the HTML language. Think of it as an update to any software program that is on your computer… Me:...
Chris Castiglione
1 min read