Copy+Paste coding culture

5th August 2012 in

Only 3% of the industry know how to code according to a recent article on Brand Republic.

This statistic astonishes me! What are the other 97% doing? Copying and pasting code from a Google search?

Code to me is like painting was to Van Gogh or writing was to Shakespeare; it’s an art. To be able to write structured, considered website code requires a logical thought process about the task at hand, not just copy and pasting.[BREAK]

Maybe I just have an old fashioned way of thinking at age 27. I did after all attend University for three years to study how to create websites, scripts and databases using nothing but notepad; so I’m happy to be counted as the 3%.

The full article can be read here - Brand Republic

More from the blog

Hero

12th April 2017 in Digital Strategy

By Chris Bardsley

How you can find buyers online: Profile your ideal customers

Before you can find buyers for your products or services, you need to know exactly who they are, or more importantly, who you want to buy from you. By writing down your ideal buyer, whether that’s a person or a company, you’re targeting your (potential) best buyers i.e. the ones that make you the most profit!

Having a central customer type you focus on can help the rest of your business as well, removing any confusion in what you’re trying to achieve.

Read article chevron_right