Jr. Developers #3: Should I learn X or Y?

“real developers don’t use xyz technology/stack/text editor” — jackass

Picking your first language/framework

Your value isn’t a list of buzzwords

“language is irrelevant”

But… but what language do I choose?

What about text editors?

For more: https://xkcd.com/378/

Now, let’s review 🙌

  • spend your time coding (make decisions efficiently)
  • the tools you use will continually be changing
  • your value as a developer is your ability to solve problems
  • ignore the text editor evangelists

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code @ProductHunt. my little sister thinks i’m cool.

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