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Maze in the Dark

Learning to code feels hard. For a really long time, I’ve been trying to sort out how to describe this feeling. On the surface, it really doesn’t make sense: with all of the new tutorials, videos, and countless other resources now available, it really should be easier, but it isn't. Why? For anyone who wants to be a developer, whether you decide to go through a bootcamp, get a degree, or teach yourself, this is what I want you know:

Learning to code is a lot like walking into a maze in the dark.

Marketing for Developers

For many of my peers, and I think to the general public, marketing has - rather ironically - been given a bad rep. It's seen as a finicky field: engaged in activities that are hard to measure, and at its worst, it's seen as a spurious profession. I think this reputation is the end result of a lot of bad apples that not only execute marketing badly, but as a result, have ruined it for the rest of the lot.