Coding


Learning to Code in HTML

  HTML is an evolving language and has been through several revisions since its creation. HTML 1.0 was first released to the world in 1991, the same year the World Wide Web made its debut. HTML5, published in 2008, is the latest and greatest iteration. Let’s break down the definition of HTML, which stands for […]

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Learn code? Are you ready?

Due to the global skills shortage in the ICT (Information and Communication Technology) sector, the prediction is there will be more than 800,000 available jobs in ICT in Europe by 2020.  This has caused an increased interest in technology as a career choice. Because of this, many people are deciding to learn code to take […]

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Reasons Why You Should Learn to Code

If you want a career in web development, you have to learn to code. But even if you don’t have any plans in becoming a web developer, there are plenty of other reasons why you would benefit from learning a programming language. It’s exercise for the brain It’s easy for your thinking to get in […]

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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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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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What's The Difference Between Ruby and Python?

Ruby and Python are both object-oriented programming languages that adhere to the principle of DRY (Don’t Repeat Yourself) – a method of programming that removes duplication and repetitious of lines of code, resulting in a cleaner and simpler program, with less chance of errors and future bugs. Ideology But these two languages were created around […]

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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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