Do you want to learn how to code?

Have you ever wanted to learn how to code but not known where to go? The internet is a master tool and there is so many different places that you can learn so many different things. So we’ve put together 5 pretty good places to go if you want to learn about the wonderful world of code.
So without further ado, happy coding!

  1. Code Academy

This is a particularly good place to start if you’re going in knowing very little to none. The site covers all kinds of things like HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, Python, Ruby and PHP. The courses are well structured and in many cases split up into small sections that make it easy to understand and follow along.

The site also provides different metrics like time commitment, and others to help you get a better understanding of what you’re signing up for. Now you won’t come out of the courses being able to code yourself a self-aware AI program, but you will get some benefit out of it.

The interactive portal lets you take lessons as well as get feedback and instruction appearing alongside as you go along.

Codecademy is also free it’s a great way of working out whether this coding is for you before you head on for tougher things.

  1. Udacity

This is one of the more known massive online open courses, and the content is available meaning that you can tutor yourself at the pace you see fit for yourself. There are short videos with quizzed and activities that help you along the way.

Most of the content is free, but there is a fee if you want one on one help or if you want to take part in the interactive part of the course.

Some courses are funded by corporate sponsors; Google has built the Android app development one, for example. This platform isn’t perfect for everyone but it would be good to check out.

  1. Khan Academy

Khan academy is well known for having courses on practically anything and everything that you wanted to know. The aim is to provide education to people who don’t have the money or the means to do proper courses but still wish to learn. The platform is really helpful, not only in terms of coding, but other subjects. The website also assess you along the way to give you an indication of how you’re doing. Definitely worth a look at

  1. Treehouse

Although this isn’t free, it’s sill pretty handy. Treehouse is kinda like the next step up from CodeAcademy. There is a basic $25 a month subscription and then a pro $49 a month subscription. The site comes with a 14 day trial so you can test before you buy. All the content that has been provided is usually top of the line and include quizzes, forums, expert speakers, and as well as other high quality resources. If you pay for the higher tier subscription you also get exclusive workshops and interviews. The courses are designed to help you step-by-step and cover things like HTML, CSS, WordPress, Ruby, PHP, Android, iOS, JavaScript and more

  1. Code Avengers

Code Avengers site focuses on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, though after a helpful introductory lesson you’ll need to pay to carry on with your coding education. Another one that will cost you some cash, the site has modules that cover HTML and CSS modules costing $29 each while the JavaScript ones are $39

The site also comes with a lifetime access mode which is $125. Like Treehouse, you can take some courses for free to kinda get a feel for it before you make any monetary commitments. The courses are about $12 hours long and the constant repetition is very helpful for people to learn and have, what could possibly be a complex subject stick. The

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One thought on “Do you want to learn how to code?

  1. caring4yourcat says:

    Love this post! I have always thought coding was super interesting but never even knew where I to could go to begin to learn it! This is a great post and super informative for all those interested in coding! Definitely going to check out some of these resources!


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