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

Learn JavaScript with these resources

In this article, I share a list of the recommended resources that have helped me learn JavaScript.
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.