Blog Category: Coding

How to Become a Web Developer in 2019

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1) Gain the Latest Web Development Skills The first step to becoming a successful web developer is to learn in-demand, relevant skills. A boot camp is a great way to develop these skills, ensuring you learn the most up-to-date material. With an online coding boot camp education, you are exposed to the latest technologies from…

Why Employers are Drawn to Online Boot Camp Graduates

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Many of today’s leading employers are beginning to embrace new models of education, including online learning. We see a number of employers hiring online coding boot camp graduates due to their work ethic and combination of hard skills (technical knowledge) and soft skills (adaptability, collaboration, creativity). Because of the nature of a fast-paced online boot…

Are Online Coding Boot Camps Worth It?

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A natural question that comes up as students are considering coding boot camps is, “are online coding boot camps worth it?”. To put it into perspective, boot camp graduates have continued to have strong career prospects, often with competitive salaries. Additionally, according to the *U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, “employment of web developers is expected…

Celebrating Women In Tech This Mother’s Day: Video

This Mother's Day, we're reflecting on the incredible women in tech. We are inspired by the talented women who have either gone through our boot camp programs, lead our classes as instructors, or support our students as teaching assistants or support staff. Thank you for making an impact on our future as you help to advance the technology industry! Watch…

How to Make a Twitter Bot in 10 Minutes

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  If you have the necessary Python coding skills, you can easily make a Twitter bot in just 10 minutes. A bot lets you easily interact on Twitter without wasting valuable time that could be spent on other activities. Twitter bots are particularly useful for companies or entrepreneurs who want to build up a presence…

9 Useful Facts About Full Stack Development

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  Full stack is becoming an important segment of the developer population worldwide. Considering a career in this field? Here are 10 useful facts about full stack development that can help you decide if this is the right job for you.   1. Full Stack Programming A full stack developer can make a fully functioning…

Your First Programming Language Isn’t As Important As You Think

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When a beginner sets out to learn programming, their first question is almost always, “Which programming language should I learn first?” It’s not hard to understand why. There are dozens of popular languages, hundreds of frameworks, libraries and tools, and endless amounts of advice about how to get started. It’s no wonder new programmers often…

If You Want to Learn to Code, Then Your First Job is to Explore

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One of the most difficult things about learning to code is getting started. For those of us who have been doing it a long time, it’s easy to forget just how complex the world of programming looks to those on the outside. People look at coding and they see an inscrutable mess of languages, frameworks,…

Learn How To Code at a High Level

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One of the most difficult things about learning to code is getting started. For those of us who have been doing it a long time, it’s easy to forget just how complex the world of programming looks to those on the outside. People look at coding and they see an inscrutable mess of languages, frameworks,…