Become a better developer

I read some useful articles at times and this one on medium (freeCodeCamp) is very important. The article details how to become a better developer, but not the way you think. It is very important to stop sometimes and be structural and organised and not trying to study and know everything. Especially when a girl just…


How to land your first Software Developer job

Last night the kind and helpful Codebar with the collaboration of Lostmy.name provided an awesome 2 hr session on how to tackle common problems when somebody outside/inside of the tech industry plans to get their first graduate/ junior developer role. Apart from how helpful they were and how cool and trendy the whole office is, we learnt…


Code First: Girls

Code First: Girls are amazing. They are not only a great organization to support women to get into tech but also a superb community. I attend a lot of meet ups and workshops organized by them and I cannot say this enough times how thankful I am to have them help me. I finished their…


Ruby Monk

Recently I started learning Ruby and I struggled to understand some concepts, so I turned to my old friend Google, who rewarded me with Ruby Monk. Another great and free site where you can learn to code and practice the code on the screen, in the console. So if you don’t want to struggle setting…


Codebar <3

I just came home from my weekly (in this case the second this week) Codebar  meeting and I just need to write it down, put this into words that how amazing this community is, how great these people and companies are. Every Wednesday in the last two-three months I was at a Codebar meeting, learning loads…


The Odin Project

I was looking up reviews about Free Code Camp to give you guys some more prospects, not just the content and what you can learn there, when I found out about the Odin project, where you can learn Web Dev skills, also fro free. (How amazing that is!!) The website and the program seem well structured,…


Amazing resources for free programming books

Here you can find an excessive list of free programming books. Some great materials there! Go, write some code!


Useful article on coding for beginners

I just recently stumbled across this article that describes basic coding terms for beginners. Very simple and clear explanations. Must read for everyone who wants to dive into code. A coding mindset is not something that comes easy but definitely doable and learnable.


Codecedemy

Best starter website (after Khan Academy of course..). Loads of content, option to use it for free or be a Pro and get even more resources. Perfect start. They have the beginner level of the following languages so far: HTML & CSS , JavaScript,  jQuery,  PHP,  Python,  Ruby and to learn to build professional websites and…


It all started

… with a joke. A year ago I was desperate to change and find something new and had no idea I can actually teach myself coding. It was all a joke a year ago we made as desperate psychologist. And now well now you will see I’m so much further.