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PraiseTake a C Programming Class and Decide After You Complete the Class Pin
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GeneralRe: Questions on getting into the coding world and gig work Pin
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AnotherKen6-Aug-19 11:18
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Hello, I guess to start out, I should point out that gig work can be hot and cold just as it is with construction work. However, if you gain a reputation then you can definitely make a fairly steady income. You can get some decent courses online, check out MIT's open courseware if you haven't already. I do think however, you should consider taking courses at a University when you can, they tend to teach better than many of the online resources do.

If you want to try programming out, download microsoft's community version of Visual Studio, it's free and pretty nicely featured. I recommend learning C# first, it's sufficiently powerful to be used to write apps, and it is much easier to use and debug than many of the other popular languages. Difficulty in debugging with unstructured languages like Java has stopped many new programmers in their tracks. A good starting book would be: Learning C# 2005, Second edition by Jesse Liberty and Brian MacDonald. Copyright 2006 O'Reilly Media, Inc, 0-596-10209-7. It's an oldy but a goodie.
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Generalugh this is frustrating success and setbacks today Pin
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GeneralThe apples are ripe and the plums are red Pin
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Generalis this a scrum? Pin
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Questionwell, i am about to change reality to fit my code Pin
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GeneralWhy TFS Sucks during the week Pin
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Generaloh yes, this is good. Pin
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