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How to start coding at home

How to start coding at home
Online coding is absolutely huge at the moment. There is a shortage of programmers and that gap is forecast to increase at current employment rates. And excellent job choice as it offers excellent salaries, a chance to create something of value, and fantastic career opportunities. Or formal education to learn coding. Thousands of people have taught themselves coding online. In fact some of the biggest names in tech coded at home before going to the fortunes and run companies that changed the world. People such as Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak started their programming careers at home. Jack Dorsey, one of the founders of Twitter said that 'Most of the best programmers are self taught.'

So where do you start? The first thing to do is decide if you want to work in web or software development and start to learn coding online. Both are great options, with high salaries and great job opportunities. Then head to your favorite browser to search for online courses and start to learn coding. Some of the best are free. Read reviews and pick the courses that match your goals and career path. Ask questions on forums and follow others that have successfully taught themselves. They know the path, they are going to help out other newbies. The most important thing is to not give up. You will hit walls and have hard times. This is totally normal when you learn coding and every program has gone through it.