Hello, I am Developer Davo and I am a self-taught software developer. I created this blog so I could consolidate and share my learning experiences.
February 10, 2018
January 22, 2018
A really simple example of TDD
A step by step introduction to Test Driven Development.
December 19, 2017
How I release updates to my personal website
In this article, I share the tools, processes and practices I use for releasing updates to this website.
November 16, 2017
Learning material – software development
In this article, I share the learning resources that I have used to teach myself software development, starting with Introduction to Computer Science. I have also included my decision process behind each resource.
October 23, 2017
What I learned by developing enterprise software for the first time
In this article, I share ten lessons I learned from my first project as a self-taught software developer. Published at medium.freecodecamp.org.
October 3, 2017
Learn iOS with these resources
In this article, I share a list of recommended resources that have helped me learn iOS development.
September 2, 2017
Learn how to improve with these resources
In this article, I would like to share the resources I have used that have helped me to improve and attain my goals.
August 12, 2017
Learn Android with these resources
In this article, I share a list of the recommended resources that have helped me learn Android development.
July 2, 2017
Learn Java with these resources
In this article, I share a list of the recommended resources for learning Java that have helped me in my career as a self-taught software developer.
June 4, 2017
Learn how to code with these resources
In this article, I would like to share some resources that I have used to teach myself how to code. These are resources that cover more than one topic and I keep coming back to them because they are so good.
May 5, 2017
Ensure it is the right job for you by asking these questions
An interview is a chance for you to impress your future employers as a software developer but it is also a chance for them to impress you.
April 2, 2017
Interview questions that should not surprise you
A list of interview questions that software developers should be prepared for.
March 4, 2017
How to write a cover letter as a software developer
Here I share my tips on writing a cover letter that lead to a job offer! Cover letter included.
February 18, 2017
How to write a CV as a software developer
Here I share my tips on writing a CV that lead to a job offer! CV included.
January 31, 2017
How to network as a software developer
Networking can be a lot of fun when you do it right. Here are some networking tips that I used that lead to a job offer!
December 17, 2016
Why I chose to be an Android developer (instead of iOS)
Here I discuss my reasons for choosing Android over iOS.
October 12, 2016
Was studying worth it?
I have a Bachelor of Civil Engineering and a Master of Structural Engineering. I decided to work as a software engineer. So, was it worth studying for six years?
September 17, 2016
How I changed careers
At the very beginning it was quite challenging to convince my future employers that I, with my Master of Structural Engineering, was the right person for the job as a software engineer. This is how I made it happen.
August 10, 2016
Why I changed careers
The number one question I got asked in interviews before changing careers is why I decided to change from structural to software engineering. In this post I share my reasons why.