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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by Wizzycliff(m): 8:16am On Nov 18, 2017
If you have a web programming project/job and you an assistance, I'm available. Html/css/javascript/php.
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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by chupcake(m): 11:53am On Nov 18, 2017
ugreat:
Hello all, I'm new to programming and starting up with HTML and CSS. Any guide and suggestions for me?

do you know how to download torrentz?
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by ugreat(m): 3:38pm On Nov 18, 2017
chupcake:


do you know how to download torrentz?
Yes I do
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by inspirational93: 10:30pm On Nov 18, 2017
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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by vaspire: 2:15pm On Nov 19, 2017
isidollarboy:
Good to hear, which language are you learning , I love it when girls turn the table around with codes, I wish I can, would have gladly mentor you, but you will be fine, it's all about motivation and dedication, try to solve each puzzles that comes your way in your language, even if you could not solve it, think towards on how to get the job done and relate some codes to real life problem.. I wish you all the best

It all started from nairaland.com. That little encouragement you get to continue struggling and learning what you actually have passion for. This was the first post I made on this thread and I got a positive reply. It has kept me going on my programming journey. I can confidently say I have learnt HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and WordPress. Have even done some websites myself including my website www.greyafricahub.org/home and yes am excited I will be teaching about 50 youths in Awka how to design website using WordPress for free. Am grateful for the companies that are partnering with a small girl like me to achieve part of my dream and yes if you are a nairalander and would like to attend please send me a message or register at www.greyafrica.org/events. Will sure reserve a sit for you. And if any nairalander wishes to come as a guest, that will be a pleasure and an honor. Thanks to the founders of nairaland.com. You guys are the real MVP

Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by ETLtd: 5:49pm On Nov 19, 2017
You guys should check this thread out: http://www.nairaland.com/4184884/data-science-training
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by antobrige: 7:48am On Nov 20, 2017
KhingLufem1:
Is it good for newbie programmer to start with HTML and CSS
NJ
That should be ur starting point
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by stanliwise(m): 2:11pm On Nov 20, 2017
vaspire:


It all started from nairaland.com. That little encouragement you get to continue struggling and learning what you actually have passion for. This was the first post I made on this thread and I got a positive reply. It has kept me going on my programming journey. I can confidently say I have learnt HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and WordPress. Have even done some websites myself including my website www.greyafricahub.org/home and yes am excited I will be teaching about 50 youths in Awka how to design website using WordPress for free. Am grateful for the companies that are partnering with a small girl like me to achieve part of my dream and yes if you are a nairalander and would like to attend please send me a message or register at www.greyafrica.org/events. Will sure reserve a sit for you. And if any nairalander wishes to come as a guest, that will be a pleasure and an honor. Thanks to the founders of nairaland.com. You guys are the real MVP

We all know you are here to do business that's all. Happy business
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by chupcake(m): 9:25pm On Nov 20, 2017
ugreat:

Yes I do

Go to the piratebay website and type Udemy. There are loads of web development boot camp courses that will come up. There is one developed by a Rob Percival. I love that course. If you have the money, please buy it. If you have more money, enroll for Udacity full stack developer course. I don’t think you will find that on torrent website sha

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by ugreat(m): 12:18pm On Nov 21, 2017
chupcake:


Go to the piratebay website and type Udemy. There are loads of web development boot camp courses that will come up. There is one developed by a Rob Percival. I love that course. If you have the money, please buy it. If you have more money, enroll for Udacity full stack developer course. I don’t think you will find that on torrent website sha
Ok thanks
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by vaspire: 10:37pm On Nov 27, 2017
stanliwise:


We all know you are here to do business that's all. Happy business

Is okay how we understand things differently. Funny enough I didn't charge for the services I rendered. If it is business trust me there will be a price tag.
But is your thinking sha not mine
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by vaspire: 10:38pm On Nov 27, 2017
chupcake:


Do you know how to use Git and GitHub. If you don't there is a free course on Udacity with i found very helpful. Learn it and put your project up there if you want someone to looks at it and make suggestions and such. Also, one of your first projects should be creating a personal portfolio for yourself. Like an online CV that showcase what you've done.

Also, for everyone trying to learn to code, be it web development or whatever, take time out to learn git. It took me less than 2 days. that way, we can all collarborate on projects together.
Thanks, will look into that
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by eltolu: 9:48am On Nov 28, 2017
Python is a nice object oriented programming to start with.
Register and check out https://www.letslearn.ng/course/googles-python-class/ to learn python from Google.

Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by Kedro(m): 9:50am On Nov 30, 2017
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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by vanb26(m): 9:53pm On Nov 30, 2017
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by peacesamuel94(m): 10:29am On Dec 02, 2017
Great thread, I'm actually interested in learning programming, but with a faulty laptop which the possibility of getting it back repaired, is in a months time, I want to ask if it's possible to learn the basics using a Phone. thanks

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by benebaby77: 10:58am On Dec 02, 2017
peacesamuel94:
Great thread, I'm actually interested in learning programming, but with a faulty laptop which the possibility of getting it back repaired, is in a months time, I want to ask if it's possible to learn the basics using a Phone. thanks


Yes, you can learn programming languages. But to be a better programmer, you need to practise and practise.

Also, I would advise you to start not with Java, C/C++... Choose other easy programming languages like Python/PHP/HMTL.

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by peacesamuel94(m): 11:13am On Dec 02, 2017
benebaby77:



Yes, you can learn programming languages. But to be a better programmer, you need to practise and practise.

Also, I would advise you to start not with Java, C/C++... Choose other easy programming languages like Python/PHP/HMTL.


Thanks alot, I really appreciate the speedy response, will go into it as soon as possible
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by Wryhder: 12:32pm On Dec 03, 2017
peacesamuel94:
Great thread, I'm actually interested in learning programming, but with a faulty laptop which the possibility of getting it back repaired, is in a months time, I want to ask if it's possible to learn the basics using a Phone. thanks
(typing this on my nokia c2, so formatting will be crap)
Yes, you can learn with a smartphone if you've got the right applications. There are free text editors/IDEs/Interpreters on Play Store. I can suggest QPython (for Python), ScriptIt (for Javascript), QuickEdit (my favourite Android text editor). There are others. Download, test, stick with what works for you. Some apps have a learning curve, like Terminal IDE. Read the app description thoroughly before downloading.. I can suggest tutorials also, but I figure there must already be loads of recommendations in the thread. So I'll just add devdocs.io.
It's a site that has collected documentation for several programming languages and technologies in one place. You can select what to save offline (it's cached), then add a shortcut to your homescreen.

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by peacesamuel94(m): 3:38pm On Dec 03, 2017
Wryhder:

(typing this on my nokia c2, so formatting will be crap)
Yes, you can learn with a smartphone if you've got the right applications. There are free text editors/IDEs/Interpreters on Play Store. I can suggest QPython (for Python), ScriptIt (for Javascript), QuickEdit (my favourite Android text editor). There are others. Download, test, stick with what works for you. Some apps have a learning curve, like Terminal IDE. Read the app description thoroughly before downloading.. I can suggest tutorials also, but I figure there must already be loads of recommendations in the thread. So I'll just add devdocs.io.
It's a site that has collected documentation for several programming languages and technologies in one place. You can select what to save offline (it's cached), then add a shortcut to your homescreen.

Thanks alot, this was so helpful, I've started already though.
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by sparkle6: 7:08pm On Dec 03, 2017
I recommend learning java first, it will help shape you up. Dont even think about learning cpp, becus it wont be easy. First get the basics of OOP from java and then you can move to the next level. Here is a little of my writeup. And for the record am 16. https://sparklesix.wordpress.com/2017/11/04/starting-up-with-programming/
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by TaiwoPriscilla(f): 3:55pm On Dec 05, 2017
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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by inspirational93: 3:39pm On Dec 06, 2017
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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by Haincindy: 1:48pm On Dec 07, 2017
pls guys I am interested in learning programming I have all the necessary tools (laptop/iPhone and connection) but the problem is I don't know anything about programming hence I don't even know where to start. Pls someone advice me on where to start and how to go about it. If there is any school here in Lagos that will teach me programming in 3 months kindly suggest them to me pls. Thank you
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by injurybaba(m): 6:24pm On Dec 07, 2017
Haincindy:
pls guys I am interested in learning programming I have all the necessary tools (laptop/iPhone and connection) but the problem is I don't know anything about programming hence I don't even know where to start. Pls someone advice me on where to start and how to go about it. If there is any school here in Lagos that will teach me programming in 3 months kindly suggest them to me pls. Thank you


Yes especially in Ikeja n Festac
it all depends on your money

Check out

NIIT
HIIT
New horizon
Aptech I don't know if I got the spelling right


Am about to finish programming with HIIT

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by lapazi(m): 1:33pm On Dec 08, 2017
injurybaba:



Yes especially in Ikeja n Festac
it all depends on your money

Check out

NIIT
HIIT
New horizon
Aptech I don't know if I got the spelling right


Am about to finish programming with HIIT


how is the training with HIIT?
what language are you learning?
how much does it cost?
whats the duration and schedule like?

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by Haincindy: 3:03pm On Dec 08, 2017
lapazi:



how is the training with HIIT?
what language are you learning?
how much does it cost?
whats the duration and schedule like?





Pls kindly provide answers to these questions Thanks
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by spintex: 3:27pm On Dec 08, 2017
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by injurybaba(m): 8:13pm On Dec 08, 2017
lapazi:



how is the training with HIIT?
what language are you learning?
how much does it cost?
whats the duration and schedule like?

The training is Good so far

I started with HTML now am learning PHP

I don't know how much if it's only programming languages
you want
but for my Web development package its 80k
The duration is 4months I started since mid August

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Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by bjhaid: 8:20pm On Dec 08, 2017
injurybaba:


The training is Good so far

I started with HTML now am learning PHP

I don't know how much if it's only programming languages
you want
but for my Web development package its 80k
The duration is 4months I started since mid August
weekdays yh, is it Mr Sam that's taking php?
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by injurybaba(m): 8:27pm On Dec 08, 2017
bjhaid:
weekdays yh, is it Mr Sam that's taking php?

Yop
Re: I Want To Learn Programming. Which Language Should I Start With? by bjhaid: 9:10pm On Dec 08, 2017
injurybaba:


Yop
okay, I just rounded up weekend program dere

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