Our latest blog posts on learning to code, productivity and goal achievement.

August 22, 2023

The Power of Commitment: Codum's Commitment-Centric Approach to Fuel Your Growth Journey

Codum takes the concept of commitment to new heights by integrating it into its unique matching algorithm, pairing tech enthusiasts with the right accountability partners. The blog explores the psychology of commitment, emphasizing its importance in personal growth and team collaboration.


June 20, 2023

Harnessing the Power of Accountability Buddies for Learning

Discover the power of Accountability Buddies for Learning at Codum. Enhance your online learning experience and achieve your goals with the support of an accountability buddy.


May 24, 2023

What Is Rubber Duck Programming

What is rubber duck programming? Learn how this problem-solving technique can help you solve an issue with your code in a time-efficient way.


May 4, 2023

Do I Still Need to Learn to Code in 2023?

Are you wondering — do I still need to learn to code in 2023? Find the answer as we discuss the impact of AI on the future of coding and how to use it.


April 4, 2023

The Importance of Support in Learning

If you plan on gaining new skills, it’s essential to see the importance of support in learning. Let’s consider the benefits of collaborative learning.


March 20, 2023

ChatBot in Education - How Can Tools Like ChatGPT Help With Learning?

In recent years, chatbots have become increasingly popular in many fields. With the rise of artificial intelligence and natural language processing, we might want to consider using a chatbot in education and how it can help, rather than substitute teachers.


March 6, 2023

Coding Bootcamp vs. Self-Taught - Which One Will Help You Learn Your New Skill

Whether you want to elevate your coding knowledge or start from scratch, you are probably banging your head over one thing. And it's which path to take and in what way to learn. That's why we will compare coding bootcamp vs self-taught and point out the pros and cons of both.


December 8, 2022

4 weeks of basic frontend development skills

This four-week course guide is a curation of useful resources and will teach you the fundamentals of front-end development. To be able to build simple projects, host them, and deploy them, this article includes certain topics to learn about HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Git, and GitHub.


November 22, 2022

Why we procrastinate. And how to stop!

We all know this feeling. Cleaning the kitchen suddenly seems like the most thrilling thing, reading up on black holes and nuclear waste storage has never felt so important and the project you wanted to complete today has to wait for tomorrow — again!


July 29, 2022

Preparing for your first job in tech. You got this!

One thing is true all around the globe, and it's that tech experts are in high demand. Perhaps you believe that there are many things to stress about, such as the interview process or the job market.


July 4, 2022

Why You Should Contribute To Open Source

Let's start with a fun fact - people learn best by doing. So if you are a developer looking to improve your skills, build your portfolio, or give back to the community, there are many reasons to contribute to open source.


June 14, 2022

7 Must-Have Free Coding Resources for Newbies

Here at Codum, we love recommending the best resources to learn coding. So much so, we’ve curated our list of favourites. We want newbie coders to start coding as soon as possible!


April 15, 2022

Feeling Behind Compared to Other Coders?

When you sit in front of a screen all day, it’s easy to lose perspective. We build things up in our head. We don’t think we’re worthy. However, you can put checks in place. They’ll help you stay on track. Don’t let their simplicity fool you.


March 10, 2022

How to Learn to Code With a Buddy

Instead of facing these challenges alone, pairing with a buddy helps you stay on track. You’re held to account. You can share your feelings of overwhelm with someone who understands. Learning through collaboration can help you code. Let’s dig deeper.


February 11, 2022

Self-Taught Coding - 5 Things to Get You Started

With new resources popping up, this percentage is likely to have increased. And with all these resources, the choice can be overwhelming. Where do you begin if you want to start coding? Here are five things you need to know about self-taught coding.


January 24, 2022

How to Construct a Goal-Crushing Roadmap in 2022

There will always be events outside of our control. The pandemic is just one example. Here at Codum, we like to focus on the things we can control. A roadmap can help.