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Clifton Long Jr.
Clifton Long Jr.

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A year ago today, I learned my first line of code

Just a silly anniversary to celebrate! September 3rd is when I signed up to freeCodeCamp at the suggestion of a friend, and I learned my first line of code. (Spoiler: Hello world)

Still not working in tech and a blue collar worker, but it's wild looking at all the things I've learned over the past year.

For other "newbies" who get discouraged, don't give up! πŸ™

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Β πŸ’ͺ Get it!

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Jason F

Kudos to you Clifton! Keep at it!

jordanchristine profile image

Congrats! What programming language was it?

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Clifton Long Jr.

I started with plain HTML5. 🀣 But now I'm studying React!