• All,  Tech

    Event: How to kick start your coding career!

    Back in September, we (Junior Hub!) hosted an event called ‘How to kick start your coding career’. The idea was conceived when my friend and I discovered that many people who came to our Leeds Frontend meetups were looking to get into coding and didn’t know where to start. We were very happy that people were using the Leeds Frontend meetups as a platform to get started, but we thought that a specialised event geared towards this premise would be of greater help, so we put on a free event for the Junior Hub community!  The Junior Hub tag line being: ‘There is no such thing as a silly question’. A bit about Junior Hub: Junior…

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    My journey into tech.

    I made my first website when I was 15. Although I took a more ‘typical’ route into tech, the reasons behind this route weren’t so typical.   When I was around 15, I sang as a hobby. I wanted to create my own website, but had no idea about how to start. I ended up having a really basic website which I made without having a real idea as to how it happened. This was actually my first experience with coding, and it was SUPER confusing. I remember my Grandad’s neighbour trying to explain html to me – a 15-year old girl with little appreciation or understanding of the words he was…