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Portfolio Design Tips for New Developers

A professional, attractive portfolio is an essential component of every developer's online presence. In Week 6 of our 16-Week Immersive Bootcamp, we dedicate three days to working with you to create a portfolio that is the very best representation of the skills you've worked so hard to develop over the course. Each student also receives a comprehensive review of their final portfolio, including comments and suggestions on design, content, and structure. 

New developers often spend so much time ensuring the functionality of their sites and projects that they neglect the asthetics of their portfolio. While functionality is, of course, the most important thing to consider, you also want your portfolio to be interesting and memorable.

Published 28th March 2017
5 minute read

Codecademy Python and JavaScript Guide

Want to learn Python or JavaScript using Codecademy but don't know where to start or where to go next? Check out our quick guide and get back on track in no-time.

Published 15th March 2017
3 minute read

DigitalCrafts Chats withWomen in Technology

In honor of International Women's Day, a day dedicated to celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women across the world, we recognize the successes of our very own #LadyBuilders as they share their experiences entering a knowingly male-dominated field and address how to inspire younger girls to enter the tech field. 

Published 8th March 2017
6 minute read

Career Switchers: Writing a Developer Resume Like a Pro

For career switchers, crafting that first full-stack developer resume can be intimidating. But don't worry, it's not as hard as you think! Here's what to to focus on to make a competitive developer resume, even if you're new to the field. 

Published 27th February 2017
5 minute read

How to Prepare for a Coding Bootcamp

Our list of the best tools and resources you can work on right now to prepare for a coding bootcamp even if you haven't chosen one just yet.

Published 14th February 2017
8 minute read

Free Programming Courses in Houston

Just a quick collection of freely available resources to help you out as you're getting started with programming. If you're in Houston and wondering what steps you should take next, read on!

Published 23rd January 2017
8 minute read

Agile 101: A Brief Intro to Agile Development

Unless you've worked in a technical setting, the terms "Agile Methodology" and "Scrum" may be foreign to you. If you're interested in becoming a software developer, familiarizing yourself with agile development principles and best practices will help you better manage a project through the development lifecycle. Don't know what Agile is? No worries, you've come to the right place!

Published 19th January 2017
5 minute read

Atlanta Tech Village Announces New Partnership with Honeywell

Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader Honeywell signs lease and discloses more details surrounding their $19 million investment towards global headquarters expansion in Midtown, Atlanta. The new Home and Business Technology unit will bring nearly 800 new jobs to the city. Where do you think they will turn to find Atlanta's top-notch tech talent in 2017?

Published 4th January 2017
5 minute read

Ultimate Guide: Coding Bootcamp Questions You Should Ask

Considering a coding bootcamp? Here's a comprehensive list of potential questions you may want to ask as you evaluate schools. Question #1? Make sure the school is authorized to teach in their respective state.

Published 21st December 2016
3 minute read

The Best Computers For Getting Started With Software Development

If you are jumping into software engineering or web development and looking to get your first Apple MacBook check out this guide to the best and worst options from Apple's new and used devices.

Published 15th November 2016
12 minute read
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