Start learning with our library of video tutorials taught by experts. Get started

Developer Training + Tutorials

Learn how to code, create, and build web applications, from the foundations of object-oriented programming in C and C++, to how to write Java. Our developer tutorials can help you learn to develop and create mobile apps, work with PHP and MySQL databases, get started with the statistical processing language R, and much more.
Don Barnett
.

Learn how to program software and applications

Software powers more and more of our world, helping us send information, analyze data, and even control household appliances. With hundreds of courses on widely used programming languages, like PHP, Objective-C, and Java; you'll gain the programming skills in-demand today.

Try our Developer tutorials

— every online course includes free video tutorials. Become a member to keep learning, with unlimited access to every course in our library.

Developer Topics

Developer Skill level

Developer Software

Author

More options

  • Closed captioning
155 Developer courses · 7,448 video tutorials
sort by:
  • view course page for iOS 8 SDK New Features

    iOS 8 SDK New Features with Lee Brimelow

    Explore the exciting updates and new features in the iOS 8 SDK, including playgrounds, unified storyboards, app extensions, and the HealthKit and HomeKit frameworks.

    3h 0m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Programming for Kids

    Programming can be fun and gives kids a great head start. Teach your kids to program using these learning techniques, apps, and hardware.

    2h 8m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Cocoa with Swift Essential Training

    Learn how to build iOS and OS X apps using the Cocoa framework and the new Swift programming language.

    3h 54m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Developing with Visualforce

    Learn how to start developing custom interfaces for the Force.com platform (including Salesforce) with Visualforce.

    3h 4m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with C

    Up and Running with C with Dan Gookin

    Get a quick introduction to the vocabulary and basics of programming in C, the language that inspired C++, Objective-C, and many others.

    3h 28m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Learning Visual Programming with Kodu

    Create games and lush 3D worlds with Kodu, the visual programming platform for kids and everyone else.

    2h 55m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Women in STEM

    Women in STEM with Jess Stratton

    Find out what it takes to break into STEM. Meet three inspiring women with successful careers in science, technology, engineering, and math.

    13m 27s
    Appropriate for all
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Swift Programming Language First Look

    Get your first look at Swift, Apple's new programming language for iOS and OS X. Learn about Swift's core syntax, its complex types, and its potential.

    1h 41m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Android Studio First Look

    Android Studio First Look with David Gassner

    Get a first look at Android Studio, the new IDE for building and packaging Android apps, before its official release.

    2h 22m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Mac OS X Troubleshooting

    Quick and easy tips for troubleshooting your desktop or laptop Mac.

    32m 4s
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with C++

    Up and Running with C++ with Peggy Fisher

    Learn the basics of programming with C++.

    2h 36m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Insights from David D. Levine, Writer, Designer, and Engineer

    David D. Levine answers questions about each stage in his career path, from architectural student to technical writer, to interaction design and engineer, and finally, to award-winning science fiction writer.

    37m 33s
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for C Essential Training

    C Essential Training with Isac Artzi

    A complete reference to learning C, from variables to functions and loops, including an exploration of the C Standard Library.

    7h 22m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Simple Android Development Tools

    Learn how to build an Android app with a few easy-to-learn and easy-to-use development tools.

    2h 59m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Ubuntu Desktop Linux

    Learn how to install and set up Ubuntu as your main operating system or on a virtual machine, navigate the desktop, and work with popular Linux desktop programs.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Linux for PHP Developers

    Need a powerful development environment? Learn how to quickly install and configure a virtual Linux web server on your Mac or Windows computer.

    3h 52m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with C#

    Up and Running with C# with Gerry O'Brien

    Programmers: get up and running with C#, the language at the heart of many Windows applications, including Windows Phone and Windows Store apps.

    3h 16m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for jQuery Mobile Essential Training

    Build rich, interactive mobile apps for iOS and Android devices without having to write native code, all with jQuery Mobile.

    2h 39m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for SteamOS for Developers First Look

    Learn what SteamOS, the Linux-powered operating system from the popular game distributor Steam, has to offer for game players and developers.

    1h 22m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Virtualization Essential Training

    Learn how to prepare your IT infrastructure for virtualization, and create and manage virtual machines with Hyper-V and VMware Workstation.

    2h 51m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Java SE 8 New Features

    Java SE 8 New Features with David Gassner

    Take a tour of the new features in Java SE 8, including lambda expressions, the Stream and DateTime APIs, and Nashorn.

    2h 40m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for MySQL Essential Training

    MySQL Essential Training with Bill Weinman

    Learn how to create, update, and maintain MySQL databases.

    4h 24m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with ASP.NET

    Up and Running with ASP.NET with Michael Sullivan

    Explore ASP.NET, including the structure behind robust ASP.NET applications and the tools you need to manage data, construct APIs, and establish real-time web connections.

    2h 31m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Creative Insights: Ayah Bdeir and littleBits

    Ayah Bdeir explains how she created littleBits, the toy designed to inspire the next generation of programmers and engineers, and how littleBits evolved into a full-fledged company.

    26m 59s
    Appropriate for all
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Arduino

    Start programming interactive objects with Arduino Uno, the open-source single-board microcontroller.

    1h 35m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Mathematica 9

    Learn how to perform advanced data analysis with Mathematica 9.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with PhoneGap Build

    See how PhoneGap, an open-source framework, and the PhoneGap Build service, part of the Adobe Creative Cloud, allow you to create cross-platform mobile apps.

    1h 32m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Heartbleed Tactics for Small IT Shops

    Protect your sites—and your servers—from Heartbleed. Learn how to audit, test, and fix vulnerability issues associated with OpenSSL.

    16m 43s
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Programming for Non-Programmers: iOS 7

    A review of iOS app development that helps non-programmers dive in quickly, understand the basics, and decide if they want to learn more. Learn about Xcode; variables, functions, and conditional statements; and interface design.

    2h 25m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012

    Learn how to query data from SQL Server tables.

    5h 35m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with MySQL Development

    Get a simple introduction to MySQL, the world's most popular open-source database.

    2h 57m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with AppleScript

    Learn how to build a real-world automation script with AppleScript.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with OS X Server App

    Set up your own cloud services in any office, school, studio, or other small organization with Apple's affordable and easy-to-install OS X Server.

    4h 10m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for SQL Essential Training

    SQL Essential Training with Bill Weinman

    Learn how to use SQL to manage your database records in these simple, straightforward tutorials, which include a quick start guide and detailed instructions for creating tables, defining relationships, manipulating strings, and more.

    3h 27m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Visual Studio 2013 for Windows Store Developers

    Find out what Windows Store developers need to know to start developing apps with Visual Studio 2013.

    2h 4m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Visual Studio 2013 for Web Developers

    Find out what web developers need to know to start developing projects with Visual Studio 2013.

    1h 44m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with ArcGIS

    Learn how to organize, display, analyze, and map geospatial data with ArcGIS.

    3h 13m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Unity 4.3 Essential Training

    Learn to create a simple game in Unity, and get introduced to the basics of scripting and game functionality.

    6h 49m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for XML Essential Training

    XML Essential Training with Joe Marini

    Learn how to manipulate, store, and style data with XML (Extensible Markup Language).

    3h 13m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Web Security

    Learn about the most important security concerns when developing websites, and what you can do to keep your servers, software, and data safe from harm.

    3h 33m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Teach Kids Programming with iOS

    Help a beginner learn about the code, logic, and interface elements that lie behind iOS apps and games.

    1h 2m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Insights on Software Quality Engineering

    A software quality engineer discusses how to get started in quality assurance (QA), how QA fits in at companies small and large, and how it has changed since the rise of agile workflows.

    11m 42s
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for iOS App Development Essential Training

    Learn how to build native applications for the iPhone and iPad using the iOS 7 SDK, Xcode 5, and Objective-C.

    6h 16m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Ruby on Rails 4 Essential Training

    Learn to use the popular web framework Ruby on Rails 4 to create full-featured, object-oriented web applications.

    12h 41m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Android SDK Essential Training

    Everything you need to know to get started building Android apps with Google's Android SDK and Developer Tools.

    5h 10m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with phpMyAdmin

    Learn to administer MySQL databases, design tables, and insert, update, and delete data with phpMyAdmin.

    2h 39m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for PHP for Web Designers

    PHP for Web Designers with David Powers

    A gentle introduction to PHP, with simple exercises that help you develop dynamic web content, user input forms, and database-powered product pages.

    5h 26m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Objective-C Essential Training

    Get the tools you need, learn what an Objective-C program looks like, and get your first code up and running.

    6h 2m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with Bash Scripting

    A fast-paced introduction to Bash script, a popular shell scripting language on Mac OS X and Linux.

    1h 25m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

  • view course page for Up and Running with iOS SDK

    Provides a quick first exposure to iOS development by stepping through the process of creating a simple tip calculation app, while introducing many iOS development terms and concepts.

    2h 12m
    Beginner
     
    Viewers:

“Your video courses are the best out there, hands down. They are the only ones that don't actually tell people to "copy this code" but rather teach them how to write this code.” —Danny B.
more from our members »

Get started

Learn more, save more. Upgrade today!

Get our Annual Premium Membership at our best savings yet.

Upgrade to our Annual Premium Membership today and get even more value from your lynda.com subscription:

“In a way, I feel like you are rooting for me. Like you are really invested in my experience, and want me to get as much out of these courses as possible this is the best place to start on your journey to learning new material.”— Nadine H.

Thanks for signing up.

We’ll send you a confirmation email shortly.


Sign up and receive emails about lynda.com and our online training library:

Here’s our privacy policy with more details about how we handle your information.

Keep up with news, tips, and latest courses with emails from lynda.com.

Sign up and receive emails about lynda.com and our online training library:

Here’s our privacy policy with more details about how we handle your information.

   
submit Lightbox submit clicked
Terms and conditions of use

We've updated our terms and conditions (now called terms of service).Go
Review and accept our updated terms of service.