re: Choosing Your First Programming Language VIEW POST

re: My first language was BASIC. But mind you, this was also in the 90s. But even today, I honestly believe that BASIC should come back as an introduct...

I don't disagree that a deeper understanding of different computer systems and interfaces would be extremely beneficial. I also understand that web development is not the only nor the largest area of development, but it is the most accessable and understandable. People can see and interact with the web which makes it simpler to comprehend than a kernel or other more complex computer subsystems. I recommend web as a place to start, not necessarily a place to stay. That being said, I think it is a brilliant place to be in development right now.

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