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Should i buy a book and look at other resources?
Although these lessons aren't very long after each one i feel like iv'e been asleep and haven't learned anything, even after re-watching...
All these different titles are leaving me lost...
travis halarewich9,165 Points
Your not alone in feeling that you haven't learned anything after watching a few videos. I felt this way as well. My advice would be to make sure your taking notes throughout the videos on any concept or anything that you haven't heard of before. That way you can look back on them any time. I write notes with pen and paper, then later compile all my notes into word docs. Writing the notes out will help solidify the new concepts. On it's own is not enough though, anytime when you complete a section in Treehouse and there is a practice option that comes up I recommend doing it. The more your able to practice these concepts (as small as the concept may be) the better you will be in the end. I was almost done the "Front end Web Dev" track and they revamped it so I took it as an opportunity to review and go over a lot of the concepts again. If you are just watching the videos, you will learn some stuff but trust me it will not stick over time without practice.
Mark Casavantes10,619 Points
Good Afternoon Jason,
Try Edabit.com to practice writing some code. Coding Train is has some very educational videos. Give them a try.
Practice makes perfect! It looks like very easy at the starting but when we do projects we will apply all these knowledge / techniques in our projects. So, I will recommend to practice and try to understand everything.