become a full-stack web developer
part of your lynda.com membership.
html essential training with jen simmons
css essential training with christina truong
learning ecmascript 6+ (es6+) with eve porcello
git essential training: the basics with kevin skoglund
react.js essential training with eve porcello
angular essential training with justin schwartzenberger
node.js essential training with alex banks
sql essential training with bill weinman
learning nosql databases with joseph leblanc
learning rest apis with morten rand-hendriksen
devops foundations with ernest mueller
test automation foundations with meaghan lewis
performance testing foundations with dave westerveld
aws: deploying and provisioning with brandon rich
software development life cycle (sdlc) with shashi shekhar
aws and react: creating full-stack apps with bear cahill
you'll learn full-stack web development with these experts
jen simmons is a designer and developer advocate at mozilla and a member of the css working group.
jen—who has been creating websites since 1996—works as an independent consultant and trainer helping teams transition to a responsive design process, implement sites with html5, or architect drupal websites to last. she also provides a mix of design and front-end development services. besides designing for the web, jen has years of experience designing for live performance and for print. from 2011–2015, she was the host and executive producer of the web ahead. jen continues to share her passion for css and design by speaking at conferences and making videos.
christina truong is an educator who has over 10 years of experience as a front-end developer.
christina has worked for digital agencies such as teehan+lax and sapientrazorfish (formerly nurun). as an educator, she has taught 1000+ students in college courses, bootcamp programs, and workshops.
in her previous role as director of curriculum for ladies learning code, she overhauled the curriculum and created new workshops and a part-time program used by 20+ canadian chapters. she also provided training for all the lead instructors.
christina now works independently, focusing on inclusive tech education, curriculum development, and technical consulting services.
morten rand-hendriksen is a web designer and developer with a passion for open-source software like wordpress.
morten rand-hendriksen is a web designer and developer with a passion for clean design, standards-based code, and open-source software. he has published several books, articles, and videos on these topics and is a popular speaker at conferences. running a small boutique-style digital media company, he divides his time evenly between building web solutions and teaching others how to do things right and get the most out of the web.morten grew up in norway and made canada his home in 2002.
an expert in mobile apps, cms, and ecommerce, eve porcello delivers training to students all over the world.
eve porcello is a developer and trainer based in northern california. she works with moon highway to design and deliver hands-on engineering training classes to students all over the world. with a background in ux/ui design, prototyping, and coding, eve has launched applications ranging from mobile apps to cms platforms to ecommerce sites. you can follow her on twitter @eveporcello or visit her website at www.moonhighway.com.
kevin skoglund builds custom web solutions at nova fabrica and teaches web development at linkedin learning.
kevin skoglund is the founder of nova fabrica, a web development agency specialized in delivering custom, scalable solutions using ruby on rails, php, sql, and related technologies. nova fabrica clients include an event apart, atlas carpet mills, consulate film, gregorius|pineo, maharam, oakley, and the bold italic. kevin is a lynda.com author with over 15 years of teaching and web development experience.
justin schwartzenberger is a product manager and educator at nrwl.io.
in his current role at nrwl.io, justin helps enterprise companies be successful with angular. he is also a google developer expert for angular, the host of the weekly angularair live video broadcast, a frequent conference speaker, and an open source contributor.
with the current wave of new technologies and frameworks for the web stack, justin is excited to help champion the future of the web. for all of his passion toward development, his biggest professional joy comes from empowering and educating others. justin lives on the central coast of california with his wife and daughter and, when not developing and mentoring, he travels up and down the california coast in search of surf.
alex banks develops large-scale web applications and teaches web development at yahoo, ebay, and stanford.
alex banks started writing code at the age of eight years old on his first computer, a tandy trs-80. in 1995, alex developed his first website and has been hooked ever since. he went on to study english and computer science at georgetown university before working as a government consultant and classroom instructor in the washington, dc, area.
alex has spent his entire career developing web applications and teaching web development technologies. he has developed several large-scale elearning and cms applications, including the cms for the lasalle bank chicago marathon that hosted 10 high-traffic websites. in 2010, alex moved to seattle and worked with msn to develop big on the web.
alex now lives in tahoe city, california, and he provides classroom and online-based training regularly for yahoo, ebay, paypal, and stanford university, and other companies across the country. when alex isn't in a classroom, he spends his time developing applications, learning new technologies, and writing custom training curriculums.
when alex isn't wired into code or in front of a classroom, you can find him somewhere in the sierra nevada backcountry on a chairlift, on the trail, or at the summit.
bill weinman is a tech advocate, entrepreneur, and expert in a programming languages such as c++ and python.
bill weinman is the author of several books and online courses on the technical aspects of the world wide web. he has earned a reputation for his ability to explain complex topics in clear, concise terms. mr. weinman built his first computer in 1973, and has been involved with technology ever since. he has run a successful consulting practice, been a computer manufacturer, and most recently headed a hosting company. an accomplished guitarist, bill performs and records music when he's not writing about computers. you can learn more about bill, his projects and his music at //bw.org/.
joseph leblanc is a computer programmer and an active member of the austin, texas, tech community.
joseph began programming when he was eight years old. he has presented at conferences, taught classes, and authored books on web development. joseph is an advocate for the node community, and he enjoys working with end users to help them solve problems using custom code and household computer science. he can be found on the web at www.jlleblanc.com.
ernest mueller is the engineering manager at verica.
Ernest has a degree in electrical engineering from Rice University. He has been working in technology and technology management for more than 25 years, ranging from enterprises like FedEx, National Instruments, and AT&T cybersecurity to startups like Bazaarvoice, CopperEgg, Precision Autonomy, and Verica. He's been a web developer, operations engineer, product manager, engineering director, and more. He advocates for using Agile, Lean, DevOps, and smart management processes to solve business problems in a fast-moving world.
ernest is active in the devops movement and the austin technical community. he helps organize the cloudaustin user group and the devopsdays austin and all day devops conferences. he blogs with a cadre of like-thinking professionals at theagileadmin.com.
currently, ernest resides in round rock, texas. his engineering team at verica develops a product that performs chaos engineering experiments for kubernetes, to help enterprises use continuous verification to ensure the resilience of their systems.
meaghan lewis is a technical program manager at microsoft.
meaghan currently focuses on creating and delivering learning experiences centered around emerging technology. meaghan has a superpower in quality engineering and has worked in the qa field for nearly a decade, working at github, startups, and at a tech consultancy. meaghan has a passion for teaching and has spent years speaking at conferences and delivering online learning content.
meaghan is a california native and currently lives in sunny oakland, california with her husband and two dogs. on a typical day you will most likely find her outside getting some fresh air by walking her dogs or gardening. she also enjoys pilates, cooking spicy food, and watching scary movies.
dave westerveld is test developer with many years of testing experience.
dave has been involved in the testing of many different projects, ranging from well-established products to helping out with the early stages of major new initiatives. he excels at solving automation problems in a team environment and has been involved in traditional automation initiatives at various stages. dave has also helped to improve product quality through the creative use of automation tools and by helping build out automation frameworks. he has a desire to see teams efficiently producing high value software and is enthusiastic about understanding the ways that automation tools can be used to help with this goal.
currently, dave works as a test developer at d2l, the world's first integrated learning platform. he is also an instructor, excited to be sharing his knowledge of testing at linkedin learning.
he blogs at offbeattesting.com.
brandon rich is an it architect and an adjunct professor at university of notre dame.
as application integration architect, brandon specializes in open source development and cloud computing. he has experience moving infrastructures to the cloud with aws and implementing automation solutions. he has defined and operationalized a framework and system architecture for developing and deploying ruby on rails applications. at the same time, he also builds apis and creates comprehensive strategies for integrating systems, both internal and external.
shashi shekhar is an enterprise architect with nearly two decades of experience.
shashi specializes in designing, developing, and deploying software applications and it solutions. he began his career as a powerbuilder and oracle pl/sql developer. during the dot-com boom, he made the switch to coldfusion web application server. he transitioned to being a .net developer when the first version of the microsoft .net framework came out, and has been working with the technology ever since. throughout his career, he's managed development teams and also spent a considerable amount of time at various customer sites, serving as their local advisor on product evaluation and business process reengineering. in the past few years, he's worked to diversify his knowledge in the area of infrastructure.
bear cahill is a freelance mobile application developer who has worked on over 100 ios and android apps.
in 2008, bear founded brainwash inc., a mobile app development company in dallas, texas. brainwash has developed apps using a variety of technologies, including core data, mapkit, storekit, core location, and other frameworks for email, address book access, audio recording and playback, ipod access, sms functionality, and more. the company also provides server-side development (linux-based ruby on rails and mysql). clients include escort/cobra radar, atv escape, mobiata, appcubby, appnoose, trey weir media, irco, ramquest, semaphore mobile, and more.
bear is also a published author and experienced ios instructor. manning publications co. published his book ios in practice in 2012. he has taught courses for accelerate and linkedin learning, and has spoken about ios development at conferences and to outlets such as the dallas morning news and cbs moneywatch.
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