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Inside my brain while building an Address Book

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Programming, Web Development | 0 comments

I’ve been struggling a bit with the Building an Address Book module on Code Academy so I’ve decided to try out a technique I’ve seen a number of code newbies and teachers recommend: writing it out.   The basics of the module are simple enough. Write code that will allow you to create objects “contacts”. These “contact” objects should store names and contact information for each person in your address book. Then write code that will allow you to recall the information from inside the objects. Step one was creating an object named mary...

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Updates from May

Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It’s been a while so I thought I’d share a short update on what is going on in Bridget land. To start off, things at work are stressful. I have been filling in for our sole HR person since the end of February so I’ve been doing all Marketing stuff plus as many of her responsibilities as she could go over with me before she had to leave work. So to say its be hectic would be putting it mildly. Thankfully she’ll be back in the office tomorrow and I’ll go back to just doing marketing. Which means I can go back to...

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Loopty loops in my brain

Posted by on February 5, 2015 in Programming | 0 comments

Along with the complete web developer course on Udemy, I have also started taking Harvards CS50 through edx.org to form a more complete base to build up my programming skills. I breezed through the first few lectures and even the first problem set (pset0) so when it was time to start pset1 I thought I’d breeze through that as well. Sadly I was mistaken. Pset1 involves using the C programming language to build a simple program that gets an input from the user, stores that input and uses the value to determine the height of a half pyramid...

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First HTML Project for Udemy Course

Posted by on March 14, 2014 in Web Development | 0 comments

I finished my first project for Rob Percival’s Complete Web Developer Course today. I haven’t decided where I am going to upload it to yet so for now its just at jsbin. Feel free to check it out here. It’s about Reba McEntire, Country Superstar and Actress Extraordinaire. It’s not my most complex peice of coding to date, I’ve done much more in depth projects with treehouse and code academy but since I haven’t posted those yet either; you’ll just have to trust me 😉 I will get those projects posted as...

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