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Getting Started With Meteor Tutorial (In the Cloud)

In this Meteor tutorial, I am going to show you how to quickly get started with the JavaScript Framework, Meteor, to develop a Meteor application completely from the cloud. I’ve been pretty excited about Meteor since I first saw a demo of it, but it can be a little daunting to get started, so I thought I’d create a simple …

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Why You Aren’t Paid as Much as You Are Worth (and how to get paid more)

Software developers usually make pretty decent salaries, but did you know that companies that hire software developers usually make much more money off of a single software developer than they pay that software developer? I guess, if you think about it, it is common sense. Why hire programmers if those programmers don’t make more money for your company than the …

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How To Get a Jump Start In Your Programming Career

Getting started in the field of software development is difficult. No doubt, if you are just starting out as a programmer, you have already experienced how difficult it can be to get a job without having much or any experience. If you’ve been a software developer for any amount of time, you’ve probably experienced how difficult it can be to …

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Beginning Lua

My last Pluralsight course for this year is out! Beginning Lua I started out this year with the goal of creating 30 Pluralsight courses, this Beginning Lua course represents the completion of that goal. It definitely feels great to accomplish what I had planned, even though the process may have been a bit painful at times.  This is definitely the …

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What Programming Language Should I Learn?

I often get asked by beginner programmers what programming language they should learn. This, of course, is a tough question to answer. There are so many different programming languages today that a new developer, or even a seasoned developer, wishing to retool his or her career, could learn. I’ve actually tried to answer this question before in a YouTube video, …