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You just got your first job. You’re both excited and nervous. You can’t wait to write your first line of code but you’re also a bit scared of the new challenges. What if this career is not for you? How can you make a good first impression?

It’s perfectly normal to have doubts and uncertainties at the beginning of a career. It’s difficult to follow a path without too much guidance.

In this article, I’ll do my best to offer you the most valuable pieces of advice that I’ve learned throughout my career as a software developer. …


What is this sorcery?!

If you are a JavaScript developer, there is a chance you have seen this piece of code before. It is quite popular in programming memes groups and in the comments section you might see phrases like “JS is a terrible programming language” or “I have no clue what is going on here”. In this article, I will give a detailed explanation of the banana meme, so that you will be able to fully understand it.

The essential parts are the following:

  1. Operator type
  2. Operator precedence
  3. Operator behavior
  4. Type conversion

Before we dive into the meme, I want to tackle a…


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There are so many articles about how to get your first job as a software developer, but once you’re there, what do you do next? Everyone dreams about a successful career, but how can you progress?

Recently I heard about a person that worked as a Junior Software Developer for 7 years. Then, he gave up this career. In the meantime, I managed to get a job as an Intermediate Software Developer, despite having a full-time job for only 7 months. …

Razvan Cirlugea

I am a web developer/instructor. https://twitter.com/RazvanCirlugea

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