BootcampMe Program

Preparing you before they do.

BootcampMe Program

Session 0 - Welcome! 🔗ī¸Ž

Day One 🔗ī¸Ž

  • sign up for GitHub
  • get a GitHub Client (Tower, GitHub for Mac, etc.)
  • sign up for Codecademy
  • sign up for Code School/Pluralsight
  • sign up for Meetup.com

Session 0 Slides 🔗ī¸Ž


Session 1 🔗ī¸Ž

Your Goals & Where You Stand 🔗ī¸Ž

  • What are your short-term and long-term goals for your career?
  • What do you hope to learn from this?
  • How much do you know about your bootcamp?
  • Have you attended an info-session?
  • Do you have a GitHub? What about LinkedIn? Do you keep it updated?
  • Do you have your own website?
  • Do you feel comfortable with basic programming concepts?
  • Have you attended an info-session?

Staying Cool & Keeping Busy 🔗ī¸Ž

Attend tech Meetups. 🔗ī¸Ž

Join groups such as Code Crew, Fullstack JavaScript, Google NYC Tech Talks, NY Tech Meetup, Women Who Code NYC, etc. in the NYC.

Participate in Hackathons. 🔗ī¸Ž

Check out Hackathon IO for upcoming local hackathons.

Become a warrior through CodeCombat. 🔗ī¸Ž

If you're into gaming, then you can learn JavaScript as you defeat ogres, solve mazes, and level up.

Start writing technical posts or just blogging in general. Reflecting is always nice. 🔗ī¸Ž

There's plenty of options out there: Ghost, Tumblr, Wordpress, Jekyll, Medium, etc.

Session 1 Slides 🔗ī¸Ž


Session 2 🔗ī¸Ž

  1. Setting up your dev environment for Sublime Text 3 & spicing up your Terminal
  2. Exploring awesome OS X apps and plugins
  3. Bookmarking useful websites & Chrome extension essentials

1. Setting up your dev environment for Sublime Text 3 & spicing up your Terminal 🔗ī¸Ž

Sublime Text 3 Packages 🔗ī¸Ž

  • A File Icon
  • AdvancedNewFile
  • Alignment
  • All Autocomplete
  • ApplySyntax
  • Auto Semi-Colon
  • AutoFileName
  • AutoPEP8
  • AutoWrap
  • Beautify
  • BracketHighlighter
  • Browser
  • Clickable URLs
  • CodeFormatter
  • Color Highlighter
  • ColorPicker
  • Emmet
  • Emoji
  • ES6 Syntax
  • Gist
  • GitGutter
  • JavaScriptNext
  • Liquid Syntax
  • MarkdownEditing
  • Material
  • Minify
  • Prettify
  • Python
  • Sass
  • Spell Check
  • Sublime Tutor
  • SublimeAStyleFormatter
  • SublimeCodeIntel
  • SublimeLinter
  • SublimeLinter-javac
  • SublimeLinter-jshint
  • Syntax Highlighting
  • Terminal
  • Text Pastry
  • TrailingSpaces
  • WakaTime
  • WriteGoode
  • YAML

2. Exploring awesome OS X apps and plugins 🔗ī¸Ž

You can get free macOS apps from macbed.com.

3. Bookmarking useful websites & Chrome extension essentials 🔗ī¸Ž

Chrome Extensions 🔗ī¸Ž

  • 1Password
  • Adblock
  • Adguard Adblocker
  • Application Launcher for Drive (by Google)
  • Black Menu for Google
  • Bookmark Manager
  • BuiltWith Technology Profiler
  • Check My Links
  • Chrome Extension Source Viewer
  • Coupons at Checkout
  • CycleTab
  • Dark Reader
  • DevTools Author
  • Finch Developer Tools
  • GitHub Expander
  • GitHunt
  • Google Calendar (by Google)
  • Google Cast
  • Google Dictionary
  • Grammarly
  • Honey
  • Hova
  • Hover Zoom
  • HoverCards
  • I'm a Gentleman
  • Inbox by Gmail
  • Ink by Google
  • Instant Translate
  • JSON View
  • JunkFill
  • Magic Actions by YouTube
  • Motivation
  • Musixmatch Lyrics
  • Muzli 2
  • OctoMate
  • OctoLinker
  • Office Editing for Docs, Sheets & Slides
  • Panda 5
  • Pop up Blocker
  • Product Hunt
  • Raindrop.io
  • Ratings Preview
  • Refined GitHub
  • SimpleExtManager
  • Sprucemarks
  • Stylebot
  • Fireshot
  • Tampermonkey
  • UXCheck
  • WakaTime
  • Wappazlyer
  • WhatFont
  • Wikiwand

Free Learn to Code Resources 🔗ī¸Ž

Coding Bootcamp Open Source Curriculums 🔗ī¸Ž

Open Source 🔗ī¸Ž

Time to get a job! 🔗ī¸Ž

Check out hire-me for all the relevant goodies.