How to Stick with Your Online Learning Course Part 3: Hold Yourself Accountable

In this final post in our series of how to stick with your online learning course, we’ll focus on how to stick to your goal by holding yourself accountable. It’s easy to drop a goal that you’ve made only to yourself. If you tell yourself you’re going to learn how to program in Python, sign

How to Stick with Your Online Learning Course Part 2: Set Yourself Up for Success

You’ve set a goal for yourself to complete some online learning this year, but now what? In the first post in our series on how to stick with your online learning course, we discussed how to create good habits by starting small, creating streaks, and focusing on one goal. Now you’re ready to get serious

How to Stick with Your Online Learning Course Part 1: Create Good Habits

It’s a new year, and you’ve resolved to take an online learning course. How is it going for you? For some people, it’s easy to stick with online learning. But for too many, that online course is another resolution that quickly fizzles out. Not this year! This year, we’re going to utilize techniques that the

The best learning apps of 2018

I took advantage of the first few days of this year to dig into our data and see which were the learning apps or websites that got the most attention from our users. The methodology I used took into account the searches made on our site, how many time the pages have been viewed, if there was

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The 5 Craziest Things You Can Learn Online

There are a lot of things you can learn through the Internet. Most of the time, you are merely a Google search away from the knowledge you seek. The beauty of the web is that it offers something for everyone. In fact, the range of information and new skills you can learn is practically limitless.

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Inspiring success stories about learning online to get you started

Despite the growing popularity of online learning, many people continue to have reservations about it. Maybe you do, too. The brick-and-mortar classroom is still the image of education after all. But there is no denying that more and more people are enjoying the power and convenience of Internet-based learning. We’re not talking about hypothetical people

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How to Learn Almost Anything Online on a Budget

Online learning is a godsend to people who want to learn new skills but lack the means. Not only does it allow you to save time, it also lets you study on a budget. The vast variety of available online courses means there is virtually nothing you can’t learn these days. You just need to

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Mastering Coding: Bootcamp vs Online Courses

Coding is, without a doubt, one of the most in-demand skills today. Most companies rely highly on information technology, so employing someone who knows how to design and troubleshoot software is a huge advantage. Because of this, your coding skills could very well be your ticket to a solid and well-paying career. The most obvious

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To a Better Career: Bloc vs CareerFoundry

If you want a career that pays the bills and more, learning how to code could be your best ticket. Many companies recognize the value of a coding expert, whether it’s in building digital solutions or in improving the capabilities of their existing technology. This demand may very well be the best career opportunity if

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Coding for Beginners: Treehouse vs Codecademy

There are plenty of reasons you’d want to learn to code. Considering how essential technology is to our world, a career in software and programming makes a lot of sense. It’s very profitable, too. If you’ve already started on a path, being able to code can be your stepping stone to greater heights. Whatever your