Coding


Which programming language? Python, of course!

The use of online learning has jumped up in recent weeks, and we are inundated with people taking part in our free 5 Day Coding Challenge. Apart from people taking part in the challenge, a lot of people are asking us why we chose Python as our programming language for our full-stack course.  Learn to […]

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What is Bootstrap? 5 Reasons to love it

Bootstrap was developed by Twitter developers in  2011  to speed up the development and layout of front-end graphical elements. That same year the team released it as an open-source framework.  Today, Bootstrap is one of the most used front end web development libraries in the world.  What is Bootstrap?  Bootstrap is a powerful front-end development […]

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What is JavaScript and how is it used?

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What is HTML, and why should I learn it?

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Leading users through your interface

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Thoughts on the 5 Day Coding Challenge

My name is Billy Keenan, and I work in the marketing department of Code Institute. Some background on myself, I studied Communications Studies in Dublin City University. While I was studying, I worked as a journalist to support myself and was heavily involved in DCU’s Media Production Society. With this in mind, when Code Institute’s […]

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What is Python? Why should you learn it?

By now, we all know how fast technology is moving. Take a look around. What do you see? So much of what’s around us involves lines of code, even in seemingly non-technical items like pens or bags. Somewhere in the production process, a software developer wrote the specific code needed to make that pen fit […]

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5 reasons to future-proof with code

We all know that the tech sector is booming. Look at your nearest major city. Chances are, some of the following tech firms have an office near you; Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Dell, Oracle, Intel, Accenture, and many others. Then include tech-related companies from your own country. The tech industry are huge employers, and they […]

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What is Internet of Things (IoT)?

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is where everything around us becomes more connected through the internet and technology. Different devices connect with each other and share data, commands, and more through the internet or other communication connections. What is the history of the Internet of Things? According to Dataversity, IoT concepts have been around […]

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How much code? Planes.

To highlight the importance of code in our lives, we have started a semi-regular series called How much code? Last week, we looked at how many lines of code it takes to run an average car. Today, we’re looking at how many lines of code goes into planes – specifically, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. It’s […]

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