News and Highlights - Week of July 27

Hi @pro_users,

Below is your weekly dose of top posts as well as a few coding events happening this week!

:fire: HOT TIP:

Join us on Tuesday, July 28th at 3 pm ET for a discussion on finding work as a freelancer. RSVP here.

:speaking_head: TOP 5 POSTS:

  1. Help with the next steps after learning on Codecademy? (Web Dev) - a short piece of advice for practicing your newly learned skills outside of the Codecademy learning environment.

  2. Function Expression VS. Fuction Statement (JavaScript) - an explanation of when and why you’d use a function declaration over a function expression, and vice versa.

  3. Why not use <thead> to include row headings? (HTML) - clarification on the relationship between the table’s head and the table headings.

  4. There's more to this than just writing code – a few things to consider about software development as you continue learning to code.

  5. What is pseudocode and how do you use it? - a video explaining pseudocode: a learning and reasoning tool used to help programmers understand and write code.

:calendar: EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • Codecademy Live: Visualize Data with Python - Tue July 28 and Thu July 30 at 1pm

  • Codecademy & You: Is Freelancing For Me? (Part 2) Tue July 28 at 3pm

  • Group Focus Sessions - Wed July 29 and Fri July 31 at 3pm

To RSVP, please visit the events calendar.

Have a good week!