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Learn to Code is a podcast hosted by Chris Castiglione (OneMonth.com) based in Brooklyn, NY. Each week Chris interviews successful business founders, startups and programmers to ask them: How did you learn to code? What tips and tricks do you have for finding meaningful work? Learn more about One Month and the Learn to Code podcast at www.onemonth.com.

Learn to Code is a podcast hosted by Chris Castiglione (OneMonth.com) based in Brooklyn, NY. Each week Chris interviews successful business founders, startups and programmers to ask them: How did you learn to code? What tips and tricks do you have for finding meaningful work? Learn more about One Month and the Learn to Code podcast at www.onemonth.com.
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Learn to Code is a podcast hosted by Chris Castiglione (OneMonth.com) based in Brooklyn, NY. Each week Chris interviews successful business founders, startups and programmers to ask them: How did you learn to code? What tips and tricks do you have for finding meaningful work? Learn more about One Month and the Learn to Code podcast at www.onemonth.com.

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English


Episodes

Product Managers Who Code, and freeCodeCamp vs. Codecademy vs. One Month with Irma Mesa

5/17/2019
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Why are product managers learning to code? This week I chat with product manager (and self-taught programmer) Irma Mesa (@_justirma) about why and how she learned to code. Irma is a product manager at Open Up Resources. Open Up Resources is a non-profit that creates K-12 curriculum, and is funded by some from some pretty big names like The Bill and Linda Gates Foundation and The Schusterman Foundation. In this episode, we talk about the various resources that Irma used to learn to code...

Duration:00:39:14

Non-Programming for Programmers: Lessons from Dropbox, The Skimm, and Oculus Rift

5/14/2019
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In a previous episode of the Learn to Code Podcast I discussed best practices for building a website. Today I want to discuss when NOT to build a website! As well as some cheap, and quick ways to validate your idea before you write a line of code. I've built a lot of websites that no one has ever visited.😭 I've seen clients spend $10,000 to build a website, and then afterwards never make an update! Without love, websites die. HTML ages like bread, not like wine. In this episode, I discuss...

Duration:00:10:41

Digital Literacy with Brett Martin (Columbia University Business School)

5/8/2019
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Brett Martin teaches Digital Literacy for Decision Makers (with me!) at Columbia University Business School. In this conversation, we share our curriculum, notes, and stories teaching digital literacy to MBAs. In this lesson you'll learn: Who is Brett Martin? Brett Martin is the co-founder and managing partner of Charge Ventures, which works with early-stage companies trying to get funding here in Brooklyn, New York. Brett has quite a legacy of working on some fantastic products. He...

Duration:00:47:39

How I Learned to Code in 6 Months with Meaghan Jones of Hotjar

5/2/2019
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Meaghan Jones (@meaghanwonder) graduated from UC Berkeley with a Masters in Latin America Studies. Having grown up in California, Meaghan always dreamed of working and living abroad. She loved Latin America, and so "Latin American Politics" seemed like her to working abroad! She arrived in Brazil, and hit a wall. At first, Meaghan had a difficult time getting work. She ended up teaching English for a few months, but always had the feeling that she could be doing something more, she wanted...

Duration:00:25:27

How to Build a Website in 2019

4/30/2019
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In just 10 minutes Chris Castiglione (@castig) of OneMonth.com shares his advice on How to Build a Website in 2019. ❤️ When should you use Squarespace? WordPress? Or build the website from scratch? As a web developer with over ten years of experience (working on sites from Toyota, The Grand Central Oyster Bar and dozens of startups), people are often asking him, "Can you build me a website?" In this episode, Chris gives a framework for helping you decide: Ultimately, the two questions...

Duration:00:10:36

How to Become a Freelance Web Developer

4/29/2019
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Mike Heavers (@heaversmike) has been designing, strategizing, and coding for the web for over 20 years. He works with HTML, React, JavaScript, Python as well as, other tools like After Effects, Ableton, and most recently Machine Learning. He's also worked with companies like Nike, Facebook, Lululemon and universities like Cornell and Carnegie Mellon. Today, we'll be discussing what goes into being a successful freelance developer. In this episode you'll learn: You can find Mike on Twitter...

Duration:00:55:16

Chris Coyier on CodePen, CSS Tricks, and ShopTalk Podcast

4/19/2019
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Chris Coyier (@chriscoyier) is co-host of the ShopTalk podcast, built CSS-Tricks.com, one of my favorite resources for staying up-to-date with HTML, CSS and all things front-end. He also co-founded CodePen, a popular coding playground for HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. In my interview with Chris Coyier we discuss: Listen to Chris Coyier on his coding podcast: ShoptalkShow: https://shoptalkshow.com/ Learn to Code HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python, Ruby and more at www.onemonth.com. That's also...

Duration:00:58:12

Why and How to Learn Python

4/19/2019
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Today, we are talking with Mattan Griffel (@mattangriffel) about how to learn Python. Mattan teaches code to MBAs — at Columbia Business School. He also teaches the Learn Python course here at One Month. Why learn Python? Python is one of the most popular languages for data analytics and web development "Python is the new Excel" being used in business school finance classes. Google, Instagram, Uber and many more companies are using Python. “Forget Wall Street lingo. The language Citigroup...

Duration:00:30:09