Day 30 using Treehouse to Learn Code
It has been just about one month since I took the $25 a month plunge to get a membership on Treehouse Yes, it is expensive… but that is an incentive to actually complete the courses and spend time on it.
There are several courses and tracks available. I wanted to start with web development (and knew HTML/CSS already) so I started with the Rails Development Track.
Treehouse tries to make its site fun with different style videos, points, badges, and reward videos (they are actually funny).
Next up is the creating of a web todo app in the track. We will see if the courses are effective enough to do actual Ruby programming.
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