Blog Category: Coding

What Is a Full Stack Developer? (And the Skills They Need)

Full stack developers are perhaps some of the most highly regarded professionals within the field of web development, but what is a full stack developer? Broadly speaking, they are web developers equipped to work with a digital entity’s front and back ends, meaning they are usually skilled with aspects of computer programming, user experience (UX)…

Python and Its Basics: A Beginner’s Guide (2021)

Computer programmers use hundreds of languages to develop software and mobile applications, build websites, and teach computers how to learn. Because it performs all of those functions, Python is among the most popular and important programming languages for aspiring coders and accomplished developers to learn. Python is a versatile programming language that employers find highly…

Free Resources for Improving Diversity In Open Source STEM Projects

Jump to Resources In open source projects, different voices converge to share ideas, exchange knowledge, and solve problems, giving new and current web developers the opportunity to gain skills, enhance their portfolios, and learn from one another through collaboration. However, many open source communities have an ongoing diversity issue, as evidenced by the results of…

18 Must-Watch Coding TED Talks

This article is part of a series. To discover more inspiring TED Talks covering a variety of industries and technologies, be sure to check out our round ups for Cybersecurity, Data, or FinTech. Learning is a lifelong endeavor, but great ideas aren’t always accessible to the individuals who can benefit from them, especially when it…

Are Coding Bootcamps Worth It? [What the Numbers Say]

Are you considering a career change? You’re not alone: according to a recent survey from the Conference Board, a little less than half of all American employees describe themselves as dissatisfied with their current job. Life is too short to spend half of your waking life doing something you don’t find meaning in. With a…