The first step when your goal is to promote your freelance programming business is to get on social media, if you haven’t already. What actions have you completed to build up your online presence?
Programming jobs are becoming increasingly popular as more individuals, small-to-midsize businesses and major corporations are finally coming to realize that having an online presence is paramount to success in today’s digital age. As a programmer, you may find yourself wealthy in talent and poor in actual money and connections. If that’s the case, it’s time to take the future into your hands by being proactive about finding work.
When trying to get your foot in the door to build a career in programming you can take one of two paths. One, Educational, where you get a collage degree or take up Internships for experience. Or two, recreational, where you have done programming in the past for fun but now are thinking of turning it into a career. What type of experience do you feel is the best to get when trying to create a career out of programming?
There are currently hundreds to thousands of jobs available online for skilled IT individuals. While programming languages still remains one of the most important IT skills to date, mobile development is quickly moving to the top of the list. What other tops skills do you feel are in demand now and will continue to be in 2014?