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5 Ways to Learn to Code for Free in 2020

Programming is one of the most in-demand skills in the job market. Start learning to code with these free resources recommended by our team. And if you've hit the wall with self-learning, we can also help you get over that hurdle!

Published 7th May 2020
2 minute read

Do You Need a College Degree To Become a Software Developer?

Do you need a college degree to get hired as a developer? In short, no, but you do need to figure out the best way for you to learn new skills, and how to show them off to prospective employers. Here's how.

Published 5th February 2019
3 minute read

Crush the DigitalCrafts Code Assessment with These Tips

If you're applying for a coding bootcamp, you might be mystified as to why you're asked to complete a code assessment. Clearly, you don't know how to program yet! But from our perspective, the assessment help us make sure that everyone who attends our classes is at a common baseline and ready to learn more complex topics. Here are our top tips for successfully completing the DigitalCrafts code assessment.

Published 3rd December 2018
3 minute read

Top 5 Javascript Newsletters for Bootcamp Alumni

Newsletters are an excellent and easy way to stay up to date with the ever-changing trends of the tech world. They provide new tricks of the trade, important news, sometimes job postings, and a constant source of conversation at networking events and job interviews. Jonathan Martin, Lead Instructor at DigitalCrafts and Javascript guru, has shared his favorite newsletters and why they are worth the read. 

Published 18th July 2018
4 minute read

The 5 Best Books to Learn JavaScript

Looking for a good starting point for learning JavaScript? Check out our list of the 5 best JavaScript books, compiled by Atlanta instructor Rob Bunch.

Published 6th September 2017
3 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
3 minute read