- 12 Courses Completed
- 52 Levels Completed
- 4 Screencasts Watched
- 139,500 Total Points
Ruby: 4 Courses Completed
Getting Started With Ruby on Rails
Learn the basic building blocks of Ruby, all in the browser.
All For One, One For All
Get an introduction to numbers, Strings, properties, and methods.
There Are Always Two
Learn about conversions, arrays, variables, and more methods.
Third Time's The Charm
Review printing, brackets, and String manipulation.
Fourth and Short
Take a shot at method chaining, hashes, keys, and values.
The Highest of Fives
Study up on blocks, directories, and method arguments.
Start building methods, libraries, popups, and HTML with Ruby.
Getting Started With Ruby on Rails
Learn Ruby on Rails, an open-source framework for the Ruby programming language. Rails for Zombies will teach you all the Rails basics with a zombie flair.
Deep in the Crud
How we work with a database in Rails by using Create, Read, Update, and Destroy (CRUD).
Models Taste Like Chicken
We'll learn about ActiveRecord models, validations, and relationships.
The Views Ain't Always Pretty
Get experience linking between views, using conditionals, and how to lookup documentation on common view helpers.
Controllers Must Be Eaten
Sitting between our Models and Views are the Controllers, which use instance variables to keep our code organized.
Routing Into Darkness
Learn how to direct requests to your app to the correct controller actions.
Learn the core bits every Ruby programmer should know. This Ruby tutorial builds upon the basics to keep enhancing your Ruby knowledge.
An overview of best practices for writing expressions in Ruby
Methods and Classes
passing optional arguments, raising exceptions, using begin/rescue/end, attr_accessor vs. attr_reader
Encapsulation, instance & private methods, inheritance, and refactoring
Helpers that are built on top of the Ruby Language (arrays, dates, hashes, numbers, and strings
Namespacing methods, Mixins vs. class inheritance, method hooks, ActiveSupport::Concern
Iterating and yielding, passing arguments, returning variables, Enumerable, and refactoring
Ruby: 2 Screencasts Watched
Introduction to jQuery
A gentle introduction to what jQuery is, and what it can do.
Traversing the DOM
Search & walk through the DOM with selectors and traversing.
Working with the DOM
Add & remove from the DOM, more traversing, and user events.
Listening to DOM Events
Listen for events, handle them, and change the default event behavior of web browsers.
Before landing, tame CSS with jQuery and animate elements on the page.
The Cliffs of Value
Learn to manipulate values on the console.
Review how to store and use data with variables.
Create JS files and source them within HTML code.
The Labyrinth of Loops
Understand and build loops for repeated code with 'while' and 'for' syntax.
Use conditions to execute different branches of code with if-else blocks.
The Desert of Declarations
Understand functions and building custom functionality.
The Array Archipelago
Learn to build and manipulate the array data structure.
Forest of Function Expressions
Learn how to use and manipulate functions as expressions.
Cold Closures Cove
Explore the binding of external variables into local scopes.
Build an awareness of the pitfalls of load order within a scope.
Ocean of Objects
Plains of Prototypes
Using the magic of object inheritance, explore classes, constructors, prototypes, and properties.
The Sword of Syntax
Discover useful alternate syntax for conditionals and assignment.
The Pendant of Performance
Explore techniques to improve execution speed and measure performance.
The Crystal of Caution
The Mail of Modularity
Learn how to organize code and protect data with a simple Module pattern.
Git: 2 Courses Completed
Learn how to use Git by reviewing the basic concepts of Git version control. Try out this introductory course that was created with GitHub.
Discover the basics of Git, including how to initialize a repo. Learn how to add, commit, and push your code to GitHub.
Learn more advanced Git by practicing the concepts of Git version control. Increase your Git knowledge by learning more advanced systems within Git.
Learn the basics of Git
Staging & Remotes
Add and remove changed files, and work with remote repositories
Cloning & Branching
Clone repositories and learn how to work with multiple branches
Work simultaneously with multiple users
Work with remote branches and reference commits
Rebase belong to us
Optimize merging and fix merge conflicts
History and Configuration
Learn how to configure and view commit logs
HTML/CSS: 1 Course Completed
Getting Started With HTML and CSS
Learn the fundamentals of HTML and CSS, while building a strong foundation for more advanced front-end development.
Format text content and links with HTML.
Change the way that content is displayed with CSS.
Classes and Layout
Reuse CSS across multiple pages and layout content in well-defined sections.
Add content and background images to your site.
Fonts and Forms
Customize fonts and add forms that accept different types of user input.