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What Students Are Building While Learning Remotely

As our current classes have transitioned from the classroom to remote learning, our students continued working and recently presented the projects they've built. Check them out!

Published 3rd April 2020
3 minute read

Learn How to Set Up a Database with AWS

Learn how to set up a database with AWS in this tutorial from grad Jackie Legacion.

Published 27th March 2020
6 minute read

Make Your Coding Bootcamp's Group Projects A Success With These Tips

In a coding bootcamp (and at work), you'll need to work with others on group projects. Here are tips from a current student to help make your group project a success.

Published 6th December 2019
3 minute read

My First UI Design Project: Building A Photography Portfolio Website

DigitalCrafts student Tracy Nguyen talks about her UI strategy in designing a portfolio site for her photography business.

Published 24th September 2019
3 minute read

The Power of Rubber Duck Debugging: How Teaching Helps You Learn

Sometimes, the best way to make sure that you understand a topic is to explain it to someone else, even if that someone else is a rubber duck. Behold the power of rubber duck debugging.

Published 13th December 2018
3 minute read

Neato Burrito: JavaScript Promises and Async/Await

Promises were one of the first concepts in JavaScript that really made my brain melt. Then I was taught in my DigitalCrafts class to think of the assembly line at Chipotle, and everything seemed to click into place. And thanks to ES8, we got some syntactic sugar called ‘async/ await’ to clean up our Promises, giving us a shorter, nicer-looking way to write asynchronous functions.

Published 30th November 2018
5 minute read

Student Blog: Best Text Editors and IDEs for Web Development

The first essential thing for all developers to square away is their development environment. In this article, recent Alumnus Andy Tuttle compares some of the most popular text editors and IDEs to help you get set up and coding away.

Published 25th May 2017
4 minute read

What is Postman, and Why Should I Use It?

Kevin Farmer explains how Postman improves API development and offers a quick tutorial on this must-have tool.

Published 25th April 2017
3 minute read