General resources to improve your career

Hello everyone,

Reading a lot of blog posts each week to learn from other developers is really helpful and enjoyable, it’s not just about a new programming language, a new tool, technical books, it’s more about life, and how to be productive and successful in many areas like family, health…

So let’s see if you have read some of this articles during your programming journey or watched some fascinating interviews or talks.

You just started your development career and looking for new job, here are some tips:

  1. A roadmap to becoming a web developer in 2017
  2. what i look for in a junior developer
  3. Here other helpful articles from
    1. Programmings Not For You How About Thinking Be Empowered

For productivity:

  1. How i got a second degree and earned 5 developer certifications in just one year while working
  2. Scott Hanselmans Complete List Of Productivity Tips

For imporving your thinking ability:(added on 13 October 2017)

Is it too late to learn programming:(added on 16 October 2017)

What is expected of a junior (back-end) web developer?

(Added on 11 November 2017)
How much you cost? Are the location and education make a huge push to your salary?
Really nice talk by Yegor Bugayenko, CEO at Zerocracy

(Added on 11 November 2017)
Is performance important than design?
Get other helpful information about Smalltalk, Java, C++ and C.
Is C++ invented to be an object-oriented programming language? What about Java?
Has Smalltalk programming language died?
This is an interview with Prof. David West by Yegor Bugayenko, CEO at Zerocracy

If you love listening to podcasts, here is your chance to listen to something related to you while you are practicing in the gym( if you can), waiting for a bus, on the way back to home on the train…

Here is The Ultimate List Of Developer Podcasts, believe me, it is worth your time, you will find resources related to:

  1. General Interest to Software Developer
  2. .Net and Microsoft Related
  3. Mobile Development
  4. Javascript and Web
  5. Game Development
  6. Freelancing
  7. Entrepreneurial / Bootstrapped
  8. Python
  9. PHP
  10. Ruby
  11. C++
  12. Java and JVM Languages
  13. Miscellaneous Languages
  14. Data and Machine Learning
  15. Agile / Scrum
  16. DevOps
  17. Cloud
  18. SQL and Databases

This post will be updated from time to time, whenever I see something really helpful it will be updated.

Let me know if there any other helpful article, interview and a video that you want me to add here, this will help other developers like you and me.

I hope you enjoy at least one of the above resources.


Hello, I'm Mohammad Daka, software engineer who love coding. In my spare time I blogs about JavaScript,PHP, Chrome Extensions, helpful resources and tools, I'm also working on my own projects. Don't hesitate to contact me at my twitter account: @mohammad_daka :)

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