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11/06/2013 11:57 am ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

2012: My Year of Code

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2012 was supposed to be code year. Remember that? We were all supposed to learn to code en masse, become our own technical cofounders, and build a better digital future.

Yet despite the fact that over 450,000 people, including Mayor Bloomberg, vowed to learn to code, we've so far seen a notable lack of success stories.

I was successful.

What follows is a step-by-step guide on how I went from almost a complete beginner to working as a professional software developer in just over a year, as well as my general thoughts on the process.

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