5 Truths I’ve Come To Realize As a Self-taught Developer – Premium Content 🔒

When I began my self-taught developer journey back in 2016 (I go more in-depth in this RTC interview), little did I know – at that time – learning the tech side of things would be the easy part. Here are 5 hard truths I’ve come to realize, personally, on this never-ending journey…

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MySQL NULL value transformation with COALESCE() – Medium repost

Being mindful of NULL values is a good practice. NULLs can slip up on you and give you a heck of a time (especially in calculations) if you aren’t careful. In this post, we will see examples of NULL transformation with the MySQL COALESCE() function.

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OpenLampTech issue #16 – Substack Repost

Honestly, if no one ever read the OpenLampTech newsletter, that’s fine because I always do! Hey everyone, here is your dose of PHP/MySQL content to help you learn, grow, and maintain your sanity for the week. Enjoy!

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