Start Here: Web Development
About This Show
Do you want to get your first job as a web developer, or level up in your web dev career?? Well, StartHere: Web Development is the show for you! Dain Miller is your new mentor as he shares his industry experience, insight, and resources to help get you from knowing nothing to becoming a full-time web developer. Everyone starts somewhere and you’re starting here.
Most Recent Episode
The Web Dev ROADMAP: How to Get a Job as a Developer (Jr/Mid) EFFICIENTLY
The http://advancedbeginnerchallenge.com – Everything we talk about in this episode is inside my new course. I walk you through step by step!
The Show Notes
Step 1) Pick a language and framework
Video to help you with this step: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lU1FtIQz8c
Step 2) Get *prove-able* experience with this language/framework choice (Goto the http://advancedbeginnerchallenge.com for help with this)
Video to help you with this step: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDi9y7R0dU8
Step 3) Build the BASICS of your packaging (basic website structured correctly)
Video to help you with this step: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7xXOBisNqo
Step 4) Put the projects that you completed and deployed in the Advanced Beginner Challenge, on your "Projects" page. Described in portfolio video here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7xXOBisNqo
Step 5) Blog posts. Write 2 blog posts at minimum on the language/framework you want to get a job in. Described in video you're on now.
Step 6) - Optional - Twitter presence as described in video. Described in vide you're on now.
Step 7) Personalized job application blast. I'll be recording a video on this one next.
Step 8) Repeat Next 2 Until Job
Step 9) Intro call. Described in video you're on now.
Step 10) Tech interview.
Great tips to help you with technical interviews in this podcast series:
Mastering the Interview Process & LinkedIn for Developers https://soundcloud.com/starthere-webdev/26-level-up-your-web-dev-job-linkedin-for-developers-and-mastering-the-interview-process
How to Get a Better Job at a Higher Salary https://soundcloud.com/starthere-webdev/how-to-get-a-better-job-with-higher-salary