Looking For Places To Code
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Without spending any moolah?

Gone are the days when coding was considered the craft of the geekiest of geeks. With the advent of apps, websites and softwares cropping up with lightning speed, coding isn’t just for the supergeeks anymore. If anything, coding and all things programmy are proving to be beneficial than ever before. So much so, that people are opting to get their hands on a bit of coding intelligence, getting some programming skills under their belt and opting to do minor coding tasks all by themselves instead of outsourcing it. As most entrepreneurs, freelancers and marketers will tell you, learning how to program can help you succeed. And besides the obvious benefits, learning to code means learning how to think creatively, reason systematically and work collaboratively. However, just like any other skill, coding comes with practise. But hey, you don’t need to shell out tons of money to learn it! With a heap of websites out there providing free courses on programming and coding, you have a shot at learning this incredibly valuable skill more economically and effectively. Oh, and you’re welcome!

1. MIT OPEN COURSEWARE

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) OpenCourseWare (OCW) is an initiative undertak- en by MIT which offers free online courses such as Introduction to Computer Science and Programming, Introduction to Programming in Java,Python, C and C++, and MATLAB programming. MIT’s free courseware site is for those who already know the basics and wish to dive into heavier stuff such as exploring the theory behind coding.

2. CODE ACADEMY 

Having provided an engaging learning experience to over 24 million people, Code Academy has become one of the most popular free places to learn coding. Becoming a platform that gives you the opportunity to learn and understand coding from scratch, it is a well-known first stop for those looking to begin their coding education focusing on JavaScript, PHP, Python, jQuery, Ruby, HTML + CSS and has been successful in doing so thus far.

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