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What is CMS?

What is CMS? CMS aka Content Management System. You hear that word, but what does it mean? What is a CMS? A content management...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read

Coding Challenge: 3 Ways to Make Sure You Finish…

Listen, I’ll be the first to admit I can be incredibly lazy. If you give me five minutes to finish a project, I’ll do...
Mattan Griffel
4 min read

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

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

What is Rails?

Key Takeaways Ruby on Rails allows you to build websites with code — quickly. Ruby on Rails is the back-end language. When you choose it, you’ll...
Mattan Griffel
32 sec read

4 Things You Should Do To Prepare for A…

Quite often I get the question from students, “Hey Chris, am I ready to attend a hackathon?” “YES, do it!”, I’ll say. And I...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read