7 Coding Myths

7 Coding Myths There are a million and one myths about coding and coders that make people hesitant to pursue it as a skill.Myths like “You need to be a maths-whizz” or “I’m too old to learn to code” have stopped too many people from wandering down the coding career-track.In this post, we’ll unravel some of the most […]

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Coding Career Path – Corporation, Startup or Agency?

After all the hard work you’ve invested in your education to become a computer programmer, it’s time to step out into the big world and – drum roll, please – get that coding job.Other than starting your own business, there are three options available to you – working for an established company, a startup, or […]

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The Difference Between UX and UI Designers

Many people tend to use the terms User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) interchangeably, though they are actually quite distinct. In this blog, we will explain what UX and UI are and highlight some of the differences between the two.  What are UX and UI? User Experience (UX), and User Interface (UI), are well-known […]

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7 Places You Can Learn How To Code For Free

Can you really learn how to code for free? We’re not saying you can master coding that easily, but you certainly can, with the right attitude, learn to code in as little as three months. In time, that’s equivalent to one semester of a computer science degree – hardly long enough to set anyone up […]

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What Do Companies Look For In A New Coding Hire?

Many of you who are considering a career in web development have one thing on your mind: After all my time, money, and all the effort spent in learning how to code – what will it take to actually get a job in web development? This question is a valid one and there are two […]

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How Do You Prepare For A Coding Bootcamp?

So you’ve decided to do a coding bootcamp – congratulations! You’ve just committed to an exciting and intensive journey of learning and development, personally and professionally, in a fast-paced career that is ever-evolving and in high demand.But before you even step one foot in the classroom, preparations should be made now to ensure your success […]

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University Versus Coding Bootcamp – Which One Is Right For You?

Learning Coding – University Versus Coding Bootcamp If you are looking to secure in the coding sector, the discussion rages as to whether to spend 3 of 4 years in university or should you go to one of the newer coding bootcamps that are offering intensive coding education?When we look at the different between these […]

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5 Reasons Why Coding Is Best Learnt In Coding Bootcamps

With increased numbers of second-level students in Ireland each year due to a steadily resurgent baby-boom, and CAO applications being as high as they’ve ever been over the past few years, it is becoming more and more difficult to distinguish ourselves from one another in the workforce, both in terms of skill levels and qualifications. […]

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Code Institute Reviews: What our Students are Saying

The coding bootcamp with Code Institute is in full swing!Our students have been very busy over the past two months with our Full-Stack Software Development programme. While mastering HTML/CSS, Python, and JavaScript, they’ve been building creative web applications from scratch – and developing portfolios they can proudly show to prospective employers.With all this hands-on experience, […]

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What’s The Best Coding Language For a Beginner – Ruby, Javascript, Python or Java?

When you’re just starting out with learning how to programme, what you wish to do with your coding plays an enormous determining factor in just what programming language you should begin your journey with. Some coding languages are better suited to different tasks. It’s in an aspiring coder’s best interest to familiarise themselves with each language, […]

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