7 Essential Tips from 300 days learning to code

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“In January 2019 I made a commitment to learn how to code in Python, a widely used, object-oriented programming language…

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit”

- Aristotle (384–322 BC)

Choose a single, high quality, beginner friendly code learning resource, and work through it, then, move onto projects.

“Always code as if the person who ends up maintaining your code will be a violent psychopath who knows where you live”

- Unknown (Cited from Conway, 2005)

“How about working hard to continually improve over 24 months? Well, now you’re starting to get somewhere…”

Norvig, P

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