Pete Codes

Pete Codes

Hey, I'm Pete and the creator of this site. I am a self-taught web developer and I'm based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Nov
23
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From photographer to web developer

Willem was working as a photographer when Covid 19 struck. As work dried up he decided to learn coding. He
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Nov
16
Pros and cons of consulting as a developer

Pros and cons of consulting as a developer

I talked to Ric Lavers, a Software Engineer from Australia on the pros and cons of consulting as a developer.
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Nov
10
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Colt Steele Complete Web Developer course breakdown

Colt Steele's Complete Web Developer course is a very popular option for people getting into coding for the first time.
1 min read
Nov
09
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Wesbos - Advanced React and Graph QL course breakdown

As Single Page Applications built with React, Vue and Angular take over the web, it's important to make sure your
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Nov
09
Alex Booker

Proving teachers wrong by learning to code

I chatted to Alex Booker, a self-taught web developer about teaching himself to code and defying the high school teachers
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Nov
02
Anca

Anca went from hotel management to Software Developer

Anca wanted a change from hospitality. She started to learn to code with Zero to Mastery and was quickly able
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Nov
01
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Zero to Mastery Complete Web Developer course by Andrei Neagoie

This is a course by Zero to Mastery to become a Full Stack Web Developer without having to go back
2 min read
Oct
31
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Learn Node by Wesbos

Learning Node allows you to write JavaScript on the backend and lets you become a Full Stack Developer. Or you
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Oct
30
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Wesbos Beginner Javascript course

JavaScript is essential to learn if you want to be a front end developer. Wesbos is one of the most
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Oct
26
From Scuba Diver to Software Developer

From Scuba Diver to Software Developer

Most people who teach scuba diving probably don't think of learning to code. Xavier became a software developer without doing
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