My Journey To Becoming A Developer.

Once upon a time I was introduced to HTML, CSS, and JS. Fast forward years later… I’ve taken numerous classes and have expanded my knowledge to the point where I not only feel confident in my ability to create modern, stunning, and even minimalistic, yet fully functional UIs that users fall in love with. Two of my relatives originally encouraged me to give HTML and CSS a shot. If I’m being completely honest, I wasn’t super thrilled of the thought of code. I had always thought coding was very complex and there weren’t many people who did it, therefore there were little or no communities of coders to get help from or to help out or just to simply connect with. I was very wrong. Not only are there a ton of coders/programmers, there’s so many communities and platforms for us to connect on!

I’ve always been a creator, and coding has allowed me to express that in ways I’ve never been able to before. Some paint portraits, compose music, cook dishes, and I code. I love the process of going from a blank webpage to a full functioning one. It’s my canvas.

Would love to connect with more developers on DEV as well as on GitHub and Linkedin!

Thanks for reading!
~ Matthew Marquise

More posts to come soon!

--

--

--

Front-End Developer, UX Designer & Italian Food Fanatic!

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Extended Roadmap 2.0.

3 Inconvenient Truths About Coding

Power plant

10 Best VSCode Extensions To Help You Code Like A Pro

Wk4: Shortcuts & screencasting

7 Weeks Career Transformation Challenge with Python

What does dps/LSB mean w.r.t. Gyroscopes?

The Ultimate List of 60+ Tools for Building a SaaS in 2021

dog leaping to catch a disc

CanHap501 — Lab3 (Communicate something w/ Haply)

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Matthew Marquise

Matthew Marquise

Front-End Developer, UX Designer & Italian Food Fanatic!

More from Medium

HOW TO IMPROVE AS A JUNIOR DEVELOPER

3 Mindsets I’ve Worked On This Year As A Software Engineer

Become a Successful Full Stack Developer through the OOP Principles and Practices

5 Videos Junior Web Developers Should Watch

Image shows a boy in front of a computer.