Learn to Code


Is A Coding Bootcamp Right For You?

 How do I know if a coding bootcamp is right for you? As is the case with choosing a walk of life, answering a vocational calling, or simply finding yourself at a career-defining crossroads, there is never one true answer, and similarly, there is no one type of individual who is best suited to a […]

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What Coding Languages Should You Learn?

What Coding Languages Should You Learn? If you’re new to coding, the many different coding languages can be confusing. What does each language do? What languages are the most useful? What languages are in demand? The infographic below shows what each major language does, as well as a brief history and some salary figures. *DISCLAIMER* […]

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How a Coding Bootcamp Prepares You for a Job as a Web Developer

 With the increased demand for web developers, many people are looking at ways other than through traditional education to secure a job in the tech industry. Coding bootcamps are fitting this niche, with the promise of teaching the skills necessary to prepare their students for a successful career in technology. Though these bootcamps are only […]

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Is It Too Late to Learn How To Code?

If you’ve ever found yourself at a crossroads in your career or your studies, or simply a junction in your life where you begin to question the path you’re taking, feeling insecure about your past decisions, questioning your judgment, congratulations- you’re human. So, to answer the initial question- you’re too old when you think you’re […]

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4 Tips to Avoid Coding Bootcamp Burnout

 Attending a coding bootcamp is an intense experience with one goal in mind – to learn new skills in a highly focused way in a short amount of time. An immersive educational programme like this is challenging – and the challenge can become exhausting after a while. But there are strategies you can use to […]

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Do I Need a Degree To Become a Coder?

It’s one thing to know the theory, speak the language, understand the terminology, but when it comes down to it, there’s an awful lot of college educated coders out there who can’t actually… code.With so many well paid jobs available in web development, many people are starting to ask themselves – do I need a degree […]

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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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Developer Spotlight

Filipe Afonso is a Senior Consultant for Liferay International. He’s a member of the Global Services team, which is responsible for Liferay consulting services across Europe. This team provides technical leadership and guidance in the installation, configuration and implementation of Liferay’s Java-based technologies. Filipe is involved with the planning, designing, building and delivery of innovative […]

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What is Back-End Development?

Without back end development, the internet would offer very little. As you engage with a website, what you’re seeing and interacting with is the front-end. But there’s more than meets the eye when it comes to a website – and that’s where back-end development comes in. What is back end development? Back end development (often […]

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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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