I’ve been there. You’ve been there. We’ve all been there.

When you discover a perfect library for something you just spent a ton of time coding from scratch:

When you’re writing a semi-complex algorithm:


Free Code Camp is launching short instructional videos, called Video Challenges, aimed at teaching useful software engineering concepts to beginners. Each video is about 2 minutes long, and is followed by 2 or 3 true/false questions. You can learn from them on a computer in a library or your phone on the subway.

For examples, check out this YouTube playlist. These videos will be live on Free Code Camp in the near future (but you could sneak a peek on our beta).

Unlike Free Code Camp’s hands-on coding curriculum, Video Challenges emphasize theory over practice. Video Challenges explain concepts in…

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