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  • view course page for Bootstrap 3 Essential Training

    Everything you need to know to get started building responsive, accessible, mobile-first websites with Bootstrap 3.

    4h 55m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with QGIS

    Up and Running with QGIS with Gordon Luckett

    Enrich your GIS data and make more effective maps with QGIS, the open-source GIS software.

    2h 5m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for WordPress Essential Training

    WordPress Essential Training with Morten Rand-Hendriksen

    Learn how to create your own feature-rich blog or website with WordPress. Find out how to schedule posts, customize themes, install plugins, and more.

    5h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Transitioning from Data Warehousing to Big Data

    Transform your data warehousing and business intelligence experience into big data skills. Build on what you already know to plan a roadmap to a better big data solution for your business.

    1h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Advanced Responsive Layouts with CSS Flexbox

    Learn how to use the CSS Flexible Box Layout module (aka Flexbox) to create advanced responsive layouts.

    1h 49m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Accessibility for WordPress

    Learn how to use WordPress to build a beautiful and accessible website that can be used by people with all different types of abilities.

    1h 31m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for WordPress Ecommerce

    WordPress Ecommerce with Patrick Rauland

    Learn how to build an online store with WordPress, using WordPress ecommerce plugins and a selection of third-party tools.

    1h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for C++ Building a String Library

    Adapt your C++ projects to provide the best resource management with custom string libraries.

    40m 12s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C++ Smart Pointers

    C++ Smart Pointers with Bill Weinman

    Dive deeper into C++ with smart pointers: intelligent objects that ensure memory and other resources are allocated appropriately and efficiently.

    29m 10s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Making Sense of the CSS Box Model

    Making Sense of the CSS Box Model with Morten Rand-Hendriksen

    Reviews the core concepts of the CSS box model, including techniques such as styling text and images, floating content, using display properties, and positioning elements.

    49m 38s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design Patterns with Python

    Explore 15 essential design patterns that will help you solve common coding challenges in Python.

    1h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Eclipse Essential Training

    Learn how to use Eclipse's built-in tools and extensions to create, code, test, and debug projects in Java, PHP, C/C++, Perl, and Python.

    2h 52m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Uploading Photos with CakePHP

    Learn how to use CakePHP to add images to your web applications.

    35m 1s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Web Workflows with Grunt.js

    Web Workflows with Grunt.js with Ray Villalobos

    Program, test, and deploy your web applications more easily and efficiently with a Grunt.js development workflow.

    1h 17m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C++ Move Semantics

    C++ Move Semantics with Bill Weinman

    Dive deeper into C++ with move semantics, a technique for optimizing the transfer of data and reallocating memory without extra copy operations.

    32m 32s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Raspberry Pi

    Up and Running with Raspberry Pi with Mark Niemann-Ross

    Unlock a world of hardware programming possibilities with the Raspberry Pi. Learn how to buy, set up, and program your first Pi.

    1h 40m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Git and GitHub

    Learn to work with the most common Git commands, and use GitHub to clone, explore, and create templates from existing projects.

    1h 21m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Managing PHP Persistent Sessions

    Learn how to store persistent PHP session data in a SQL server and create an auto-login system that recognizes returning users.

    2h 41m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Understanding Microsoft Azure Core Functionalities

    Get an IT administrator's view of Microsoft's cloud offering, Microsoft Azure. Learn to manage an Azure account, configure options via portals or PowerShell scripting, and set up services successfully.

    2h 37m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Java Essential Training for Students

    Taking a college-level programming course? Maximize your learning with these Java tutorials.

    3h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for iOS SDK and SQLite: Building Data-Driven Apps

    Learn how to create lightweight, data-driven apps for iOS with SQLite and the iOS SDK.

    3h 56m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: JavaScript

    Code Clinic: JavaScript with Ray Villalobos

    Explore solutions to common JavaScript programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    3h 38m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: R

    Code Clinic: R with Mark Niemann-Ross

    Explore solutions to common R programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    3h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with React.js

    Get started building reusable user interface components with React.js, the JavaScript framework for UI developers.

    1h 36m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: C

    Code Clinic: C with Dan Gookin

    Explore solutions to common C programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    1h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Managing Mailing Lists with Mailman

    Learn how to administer and operate Mailman, the open-source mailing list manager, and start maintaining subscriber lists of your own.

    2h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for WordPress DIY: Freelance/Independent Website

    Create a website for your freelance or independent business: do it yourself (DIY) with WordPress.

    1h 55m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for WordPress and Genesis DIY: Freelance/Independent Website

    Build a website for your independent business in the same spirit you run it. DIY (do it yourself) with WordPress and Genesis, the WordPress theme framework.

    1h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SED Essential Training

    SED Essential Training with David D. Levine

    Unlock the power of SED, the simple but powerful command line tool for extracting, transforming, and manipulating data in files and data streams.

    2h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for WordPress DIY: Small Business Website

    WordPress DIY: Small Business Website with Morten Rand-Hendriksen

    Create a website for your small business complete with a contact form, social sharing buttons, a booking/availability calendar, and a photo gallery. Learn how to do it yourself with WordPress.

    1h 54m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for WordPress and Genesis DIY: Small Business Website

    Want to build a website for your small business? DIY (do it yourself) with WordPress and Genesis, the WordPress theme framework.

    52m 49s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Responsive Images

    Responsive Images with Morten Rand-Hendriksen

    Responsive images are the next evolution in web design. Learn how to implement them today, with these real-life best practice scenarios for implementing responsive images in production sites.

    1h 22m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Node.js

    Up and Running with Node.js with Alexander Zanfir

    Get up and running with Node.js, a lightweight and efficient JavaScript-based platform for building network apps.

    57m 40s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Creating an Event Countdown

    Add an elegant and responsive countdown timer to your website—perfect for a product launch or premiere—using a free jQuery plugin.

    38m 29s
    Beginner
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Moodle 2.8 Essential Training

    Walk through all the steps to build an online class, add students, and manage assignments with Moodle 2.8.

    3h 34m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Choosing a PHP Editor

    Choosing a PHP Editor with Joseph Lowery

    Learn to make your job easier and your code more accurate by choosing from a selection of general-purpose and PHP-specific code editors and IDEs.

    1h 34m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for NoSQL for SQL Professionals

    Learn how to choose a NoSQL database solution that's right for your organization, including options that work with Microsoft SQL Server and on the cloud.

    3h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for PHP with MySQL Essential Training

    Learn the basics of PHP (including variables, logical expressions, loops, and functions), and discover how to connect to a MySQL database and develop a complete web application.

    14h 24m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for CSS: Selectors

    CSS: Selectors with James Williamson

    Review the different types of CSS selectors and learn to choose the best selectors for targeting different HTML elements.

    4h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Test-Driven Development with Node.js

    Create scalable and rock-solid applications for desktop, web, and mobile devices using test-driven development processes and Node.js.

    33m 17s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for WordPress: Developing with Sass and Grunt.js

    Write simpler, smarter CSS for your WordPress themes and plugins with Sass and Grunt.js.

    1h 36m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating an Interior Scene with Blender

    Learn how to use Blender to model, texture, and render realistic interior scenes for animation and architectural visualizations.

    2h 27m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Troubleshooting Your Network with Wireshark

    Learn how to capture and analyze network traffic with Wireshark, a free, open-source packet analysis tool, and identify congestion issues, suspicious activity, and network intrusions.

    2h 35m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with PHP SimpleXML

    Learn how to load, extract, and manipulate data from XML documents with the SimpleXML extension for PHP.

    2h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rigging a Humanoid Character with Blender

    Learn to rig a human skeleton with Blender: creating bones, setting up inverse kinematics and controller shapes, and attaching the mesh to the rig.

    1h 22m
    Intermediate
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  • view course page for Creating a Captive Sphere with OpenSCAD

    Create a captive sphere model—using just 10 lines of code—and make the object printable with OpenSCAD, the free, multiplatform 3D CAD program.

    21m 24s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for PHP with MySQL Beyond the Basics

    Shows how OOP techniques can streamline database queries, help manage sessions, and simplify user logins.

    10h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for MVC Frameworks for Building PHP Web Applications

    Introduces the six most popular PHP frameworks—Zend, Symfony, CodeIgniter, CakePHP, Yii, and Laravel—and helps you make the right choice for your app development project.

    2h 39m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with MapGuide Open Source

    Master the ins and outs of creating and publishing web-based maps and mapping applications with MapGuide Open Source.

    1h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for WordPress DIY: Showcasing Photography

    WordPress DIY: Showcasing Photography with Morten Rand-Hendriksen

    Build a website to showcase your photography the DIY (do-it-yourself) way, with WordPress and a selection of helpful plugins.

    1h 57m
    Beginner
     
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