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Thursday, December 30, 2021

Top 10 Big Data Tutorials, Books, and Courses for Java Developers in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello Java developers, if you are looking to learn Big Data and Hadoop this year and looking for excellent books, courses, and tutorials to start with, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Spring and Hibernate Courses, and best Big Data online Courses and In this article, I will share some of the best resources to learn Big Data and Hadoop in 2024. This includes Big Data tutorials, books, and online courses, both free and paid. You can use these resources to learn Big Data in general and Hadoop in particular at a time and place convenient to you, like from your home or office; all you need is a willingness to learn and a good internet connection. 

Top 5 Web Development Frameworks Python Developers Can Learn in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, Python is currently the King of programming languages, and one strong reason for that is its awesome collections of frameworks and libraries. Python has probably the most powerful, active, and productive frameworks when it comes to web development. Web development was never easy as you have to implement a lot of functionalities like authentication, authorization, database connectivity, CRUD, handling payments, etc but frameworks like Django and Flask really make it easy to create web applications in a quick time. Initially, I wasn't interested in Python, but eventually, I had to join the Python wagon when I started exploring Machine Learning and Data Science. There is no doubt that Python is the #1 programming language, and it's heavily used in areas like automation to web development to machine learning, and Data Science.

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Java vs Python - Which Programming Language beginners should learn in 2024?

Java and Python are two of the most popular and influential programming languages of the present time. Beginner programmers often get confused, one of the most frequently asked questions is should I learn Java or Python? Is Python is an excellent programming language to start with? Which programming language would you recommend for beginners to learn first etc.? Since I am a Java developer, my opinion is biased, I will always suggest you start with Java and then learn Python, but if you ask this question to a Python developer, you might get just the opposite answer. I have well documented my reasons as to Why Java is the best Programming language and Why a programmer should learn Java. One of the most important reasons you would see in that blog post is an active Java community, which will help you throughout your Java career.

Top 5 Computer Science and Engineer Degrees on Coursera to Join in 2024?

A lot of my readers were asking this question, is it possible to get a computer science degree online? Do Coursera online degrees are worth it? How much is the charge? is it cheaper than any regular university degree? is it recognized worldwide? will I get employment using this degree, and how much time do I need to spend daily, etc?  These are a lot of questions about online degrees but I have been receiving them for quite some time and now the frequency has even increased. The short answer to this question is, Yes, now it's possible to earn a Master of Computer Science degree 100% online. Things are changing in the education space and they are changing at a really fast speed.

Monday, December 27, 2021

Top 10 Pluralsight Courses For Java and Web Developers to Learn in 2024 - Best of Lot

Since last week, I have been sharing about my 2024 learning goals and what Java programmers should learn in 2024, but I haven't shared with you how will I learn those new technologies, like Git, Angular, React JS, Spark, and Machine learning, etc. Well, there are many ways to learn a new technique or programming language, 10 of which I have shared in my earlier post about how to learn new technologies. Still, two of the best ways to learn any new technology are by using online courses and reading books. I have been learning from books since my childhood, but ever since I have tried learning from online classes, I found them more interactive and useful.

Sunday, December 26, 2021

How to become a better Java Programmer? Tips, Framework, Tools, and Libraries to Learn in 2024

First of all, I wish you a very happy new year in advance It's that time of year when we start afresh, make plans, set goals, and make resolutions for the new year. Being a Java developer and author of a Java blog, I frequently receive a lot of requests from Java programmers from all over the world about how they can improve themselves? How they can become a better Java developer and do well in their job and career. In the past, I have shared my 10 tips to become a better programmer, and every piece of advice on that article still holds true but given it's a new year. I have decided to jot down some new resolutions for Java programmers to improve themselves, enhance their knowledge of Java Programming, and increase their value for future career growth.

Saturday, December 25, 2021

Top 10 Technology Jobs Programmers and Software Engineers Can Aim in 2024 for Better Salary

If you are a Computer Science Graduate or someone who is thinking of making a career in the Software development world or an experienced programmer who is thinking about his next career move in 2024 but not so sure which field you should go then you have come to the right place. In this article, I will tell you the top 10 highest-paying technical jobs you can aim for. All you need is some Programming and Coding experience and a passion for learning. Particularly the Machine learning and Data science field looks very promising for fresh Computer Science graduates, beginners, and experienced programmers.

Thursday, December 23, 2021

Udemy's The Data Science Course 2024 : Complete Data Science Bootcamp Review - Is it worth it?

Hello guys, if you want to learn Data Science and looking for the best courses or want to join The Data Science Course 2024: Complete Data Science Bootcamp course on Udemy but are not sure whether this course is right for you then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Data Science courses and in this article, I am going to review this popular Udemy course to learn Data Science in 2024. This is one of the most popular Udemy courses when it comes to learning Data Science and with more than 360K students it's right there with the Data Science A-Z course by Kirill Eremenko, my favorite Udemy instructor for Data Science and Machine Learning. 

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

How to Learn to Program and Coding in 2024? (with Best Books, Courses, and YouTube Channels)

Hello guys, if you want to learn to code and become a programmer in 2024 but are not sure how to start? which books to read to learn coding, which course to join, or which YouTube channel to watch for programming then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best programming courses for beginners and websites, and today, I am going to share everything you need to learn to code and become a professional programmer or software developer in 2024. How do you learn to program? How can I learn to program and become a software developer? These are the most frequently asked question to me. I receive this question almost every day on Facebook. 

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Top 5 Java 8 Online Courses to Learn Stream and Lambda Expression in 2024 [UPDATED]

It's been more than 6 years since Java 8 was launched in March 2014 and many of you already thinking that Java 8 is now a legacy version but there are still so many Java developers out there who don't know how to code using new language features of Java 8 like lambdas, stream, and method reference. It's high time for all those programmers to learn and master Java 8 before their skill becomes outdated. After that, we already have a couple more Java releases like  Java 9, Java 10, Java 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, and Java 21in the space of just 6 years apart but Java 8 is still the most used version, particularly when it comes to coding style.

Monday, December 20, 2021

Top 3 Programming Languages Java Developers Can Learn in 2024 - Best of Lot

If you are a Java programmer and thinking to learn some new programming languages to expand your knowledge and skill, but not sure which programming language is better for you then you have come to the right place. In this article, I'll share 3 programming languages Java developers should learn in 2024 and why they should learn them. There is no surprise that all of these programming languages are JVM-based programming languages but they all have different qualities that make them unique and useful for a certain task. Also, being a Polyglot developer is good quality and often valued high on interviews. It also expands your thinking because different programming languages have different features that make certain things really easy.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Growth Hacking in 2024 - Best of Lot

You all know what hacking is. The first thing that comes to your mind will be large computer screens with long, green lines of code with a hooded person hunched over the keyboard, slicing through the security systems of the internet. Hacking is widely viewed as something sinister, something to be afraid of. But what is Growth Hacking? If you thought both these are somehow related, you couldn't be more wrong. The term Growth Hacking can be both misleading and self-explanatory. It is a catch-all term for all the strategies that help growth. It is mainly related to tech start-up companies in the early stages, with a need for massive growths to break even.

Sunday, December 19, 2021

How to Crack Java SE 11 Developer Certification Exam [1Z0-819] in 2024 [UPDATED]

If you have heard that Java SE 11 Certification is the toughest of Java certification at the developer level, then you have heard it right. It's indeed one of the difficult certifications to crack, and It's much harder than OCAJP 8; it's the predecessor, and some of the programmers who have attempted it call it even harder than OCPJP 8, a professional-level certification. In order to crack Java SE 11Developer  certification 1Z0-819, you need to prepare hard, but, at the same time, you also need to know which areas you should focus on. What topics should you spend more time on and which books and courses can help you to learn those essential topics?

Top 5 Courses to Learn Microsoft Power BI Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are learning Microsoft Power BI in 2024 or keen to learn Microsoft Power BI in 2024 and looking for the best Power BI online courses then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best tableau course and online courses to learn QlikView/Qliksense, and today I am going to share the best courses to learn Microsoft Power BI in 2024. Along with Tableau, Excel, QlikView, Power BI is another essential tool for Data scientists and used heavily for Data Analysis and visualization. It is one of the essential tools for Data scientists to learn in 2024. This is the world of Data and any organization which has the right set of data has a competitive advantage over others, but data alone is of no use unless you can analyze and visualize it to find useful insights to grow the business. 

Review - Is Coursera and IBM Data Science Professional Certificate Worth It?

Hello guys, if you want to join IBM's Data Science Professional Certification on Coursera but are not sure whether you should join or not or whether you are thinking it's worth it or not then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the 10 best Coursera courses for data science, and in this article,, I will share my experience with Coursera's popular Data Science Professional certificate. Many people call data science the sexiest job in this 21 country because of its demand by companies that need to have insights into their data for decision-making and high-paying jobs. So for that reason, many people are trying to learn the skills needed for the position of a data scientist, and almost no better place than taking this IBM course for data scientists.

Saturday, December 18, 2021

Top 5 Free Google Cloud Professional DevOps Engineer Certification Courses in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you want to learn DevOps on the Google Cloud Platform, prepare for Google Cloud Professional DevOps Engineer certification, and look for free online training courses, you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best courses to learn Google Cloud Platform and the best DevOps courses for experienced developers, and in this article, we are going to share 5 Free Courses to pass the GCP Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer exam. These free online courses will help you become a professional Cloud DevOps engineer of the Google cloud platform in 2024. Even if you are not preparing for GCP DevOps Engineer certification, you can still go through these courses to learn a few things about DevOps, Google Cloud Platform, and DevOps on Google Cloud Platform. 

Coursera's IBM AI Engineering Professional Certificate Review [2024] - Is it worth it?

 Artificial intelligence nowadays is revolutionized almost every industry, from youtube recommendations detecting fraudulent transactions in banks and showing ads in your Facebook feed. Companies need qualified artificial intelligence engineers to stay competitive in this industry and make a better user experience. According to glassdor.com, the average salary for an AI engineer is more than $118k a year.

Top 5 Apache Kafka Courses to learn Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, you might have heard about Apache Kafka, the next generation, Big Data messaging system which is handling billions of messages per day on companies like LinkedIn, Uber, Airbnb, Twitter, etc. It's a revolutionary technology and perfect for today's mission-critical application which has so much data to process and analyze. Since last year, I have been sharing a lot of resources like books, courses, and tutorials to learn these sunrise technologies so that you can aware of these and learn them to make yourself more valuable or jump into some exciting career path. For example, In the past, I have shared some awesome courses on Big Data, Spark, and Hadoop and many of my readers requested me to share similar suggestions for Apache Kafka.

Friday, December 17, 2021

Review - Is Grammarly worth it in 2024? Grammarly Free vs Premium

Hello guys, today, I am going to share my review of Grammarly - one of the powerful writing tools for bloggers, programmers, writers, students, and anyone who wants to write correct English without grammatical and spelling mistakes. Nowadays, it seems everybody use it and why not Grammarly free version is good enough for most purpose and for hard core writers and bloggers, Grammarly premium is also affordable with just $140 year, and sometime they even give 50% discount. In this article, I will tell you my opinion about Grammarly based upon my own experience and whether Grammarly really worth it or not? Difference between Grammarly free and Grammarly Premium and whether you really need Premium or not in 2024. 

Top 5 Courses to Crack Salesforce Administrator (CRT-101) Certification in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are preparing for Salesforce Administrator (CRT - 101) certification and looking for the best online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Salesforce developer and App Builder courses and in this article, I am going to share the best Salesforce Administrator courses you can join to crack this in-demand certification in 2024. If you follow Cloud Computing trends then there is a good chance that you might have heard about popular Salesforce certifications like the Salesforce Certified Administrator program (CRT-101). There is a great demand for certified Salesforce administrators due to the immense popularity of Salesforce in cloud-based CRM.

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Top 8 Online Courses to Learn Web Development in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Web Development this year and think that it's too late to make that goal, then let me tell you it's never too late. In this article, I will share some of the best Web Development courses you can take to learn online by yourself. Suppose you are a regular reader of this blog. In that case, you might know that earlier, I have shared about The Complete Web Developer RoadMap, which outlines how you can become a Modern Web Developer everybody wants to hire. In that post, I have explained how you can learn everything about Programming and Web Development from scratch and with no coding experience.

Top 5 Books to learn Cloud Computing in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Cloud Computing like AWS, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure, or any Cloud computing platform and looking for the best resources then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared both the best Cloud Computing Courses for beginners as well as some free cloud courses to start with. And in this article, I am going to share the best books to learn about Cloud Computing for Beginners. The list not only includes books to learn Cloud Computing fundamentals and basic concepts like IaaS, Pass, Saas, etc but also book which covers popular Cloud computing platform like AWS

Top 3 Spring Security Books and Courses to Learn in 2024 - Best of Lot

Spring Security is one of the big projects under the Spring framework umbrella, which addresses the security requirements of modern web applications. Since Security is a paramount concern for enterprise Java applications, good knowledge of a security framework like Spring security goes a long way in someone's career. It helps you become a full-stack developer and opens a lot of opportunities in terms of job and career growth. There is a lot of demand for Java developers who know the Spring framework and understand how to secure their applications on the web. They are also one of the highest-paid professionals in the Java world, where a Java developer with Spring + Spring Security gets anywhere to 120,000 - 150,000 USD or equivalent across the globe. Even in India, you get a lot of excellent opportunities, exciting work, and a higher salary if you have these skills.

Top 6 Courses to Learn Jenkins for CI/CD for Java Developers in 2024 - Best of Lot

In today's world of Agile and DevOps, Jenkins has become an indispensable tool for both Java programmers and DevOps engineers. Jenkins allows you to set up continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) pipeline, which reduces risk on Software development and delivery. This means hassle-free development and deployment. It also means quicker feedback because as soon as a commit has been made into a source control system like Git, Jenkins can start building artifacts and running unit tests. You will instantly receive an email if the build fails due to an issue or a unit test doesn't pass. This quick feedback loop ensures that your codebase remains error-free.

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Selenium for Java Developers in 2024 - Best of Lot

The days of manual testing are limited as more and more companies are shifting towards Automation testing. This means all manual testing QAs need to learn new test automation skills like Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, Mockito, and TestNG to boost their careers. If you are manual testers or non-programming testers interested in learning test automation, a Java developer who wants to write a better integration test, or a freshers/graduate who wants to kick start their career in automated testing, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I will share some of the best courses to learn Selenium Webdriver with Java and other automation testing tools like JUnit, Cucumber, etc.

Top 5 Courses to become a Frontend Developer in 2024 - Best of Lot

Front-end development is a critical skill for web developers as there is a lot of demand for programmers with excellent front-end development skills. If you've never experienced client-side web development, learning the plethora of frontend technologies can be difficult. Still, with proper guidance and choosing suitable courses, you can achieve your target. The one thing which I want to tell you is that a good knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is a must for any frontend developer. Even though we live in the era of frameworks and libraries, knowledge of these fundamental technologies cannot be undermined.

Top 10 Advanced Core Java Courses for Experienced Programmers in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, Many of my readers have been asking me for advanced Java courses to improve topics like Java collections, Stream API, Design Patterns, Concurrency, Java Performance, Generics, Garbage Collections, and new features introduced in recent Java releases like Java Modules System. If you also had that question in mind and looking for some great courses to learn core Java in-depth, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I will share some of the advanced core Java courses for experienced programmers. These courses you should take to truly master Java programming concepts, tools, libraries and become a Java expert that every company wants to hire, massive investment banks.

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Top 5 Android Courses for Beginners to Learn Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, Java has been very lucky that Android uses it as a programming language. This opened a big door of opportunities for Java developers in Android app development. Many people ask me why Java developers should learn Android? My simple answer is that having knowledge of Android OS and Android SDK improves your chances of getting a job and making a difference in people's lives because Android Apps are a direct way to connect billions of people. Android is, without a doubt, THE biggest mobile platform in the world, with over 80% market share and billions of devices running Android. By creating apps for such a big platform, you have an excellent opportunity to make a difference.

Top 5 Java EE or JEE Courses for Java Web Developers in 2024 - Best of Lot

If you are a Java developer or someone who wants to learn Java EE for web development and looking for the best online courses to kickstart your learning, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I shared the best JSP and Servlet courses. In this article, I will share five excellent Java EE courses that cover Java EE 8 and are very useful for learning Jakarta EE  in 2024, the latest version of the Java EE release, which is now also known as Jakarta EE. Are you new to the Java web development world and wondering what Java EE and Jakarta EE are? Let me give you a brief overview of Java EE first before looking at the online courses you can join to learn Java EE in 2024. 

Top 5 Courses to learn Java Collections and Stream API in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you have been programming in Java, then you know that Collections and Streams are two of the most important Java APIs. There is hardly any Java program I have written in my 15 years of professional Java development career where I have not used any classes from Collections and recently from Stream API. I strongly believe that every Java developer should have a good knowledge of both of them, and that's why I am writing this post. If you are new to Java, then you might be thinking about why they are so important? Well, they are important becuase they deal with data, and data is at the heart of every application and business. For example, if you create an application like Facebook, then where do you store your Users on memory?

Top 10 Java and Web Development Courses from Udemy in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, I am sure you all have made your goals and resolutions for this year, like what to learn in 2024. If you haven't, then check out my post 10 Things Java programmers should learn in 2024 for some ideas. If you have already made your goal, then it is time to think about how you are going to achieve them. For example, my top 5 goals in 2024 are to learn Java 17, AWS, Microservices, Spring 5, and Spring Security 5, but how am I going to learn them? Well, I like books and online courses, and that's why I have been searching for some excellent courses on Java, Spring Boot, Microservices, Docker, Web development, and Spring. 

Monday, December 13, 2021

What is Log4j 2 RCE issue CVE-2021-44228? How to solve Log injection? [Tactical and Permanent Fix]

Hello guys, since the last couple of days, there is a lot of chaos going into the Java world due to the Log4j2 issue which allows Remote code execution (RCE), the CVE-2021-44228, which is designated a zero-day vulnerability. Everyone is busy whether their Java application is impacted and given the popularity of Log4j it's a good chance that your application will be impacted.  Even if you are not using Log4j2 directly, they might be used by the framework or library you use like Spring Boot, Hadoop, Elastic Serach, or Struts. This is kind of a serious issue becuase RCE Vulnarabilyt means it allows hackers to execute code in your servers, and this has been used in past on many breaches like the 2017 Equifax data breach but its not time to lose calm and understand the impact and whether your app is affected or not and what you can do in short term to prevent it. 

Top 5 JUnit 5, Mockito, and TDD Courses for Java developers to Learn Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Unit testing in Java and tools like JUnit, Mockito for test-driven development and looking for the best online Java testing courses, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Java Programming courses, and today, we'll talk about JUnit and Unit testing, one of the critical skills for any Software developer. You may already know that JUnit and Mockito are two of the most popular testing libraries for Java applications, and you will find them in almost every Java application classpath. I often meet and work with Java developers who know Java well but haven't written a single unit test. 

Top 5 Kotlin Online Courses for Java and Android Developers in 2024 [UPDATED]

Hello there, If you want to learn Kotlin and looking for the best online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Java courses for beginners and the best Android Courses and today, I am going to share the best courses to learn Kotlin in 2024. You might have heard about Kotlin and how it's becoming the standard language to develop Android applications, but it's much more than that. If you don't know Kotlin, it's a relatively new programming language that makes programming for Android and Java easier. Ever since Google announced Kotlin as the official language for Android Development, I have received a lot of queries from my readers about whether Java developers should learn Kotlin now? 

Top 5 Courses to Learn RESTful Web Services in Java with Spring for Experienced Developers in 2024

In the last article, I have shared some courses to learn Microservice development with the Spring framework, and today, I'll talk about RESTful web service developments. The REST API and RESTful Web Services need no introduction, it's everywhere now and driving a new internet revolution. Most of the software development in the web space now also involves REST APIs. Gone are the days where the only interface for a web application was the browser, now most of them support REST APIs, which allows them to be accessible on any device like mobile devices, tablets, apple watches, and any other digital gadgets. It doesn't matter whether you are working for software giants like Amazon, Facebook, or Google or working with startups like Uber or Netflix, REST APIs are everywhere.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Fullstack Web Development (Frontend + Backend) in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello all, I wish you a very Happy New Year 2024. I am sure you all have made your goals for 2024. Some of you might have already started planning how to achieve those goals, which is excellent. If you do not, you can get some inspiration from my goals about learning in 2024. Anyway, If one of your goals is to learn Web Development or become a Fullstack Web Developer in 2024, then you have come to the right place. I can help you to achieve your goals. There is no doubt that Fullstack Web Development is a fascinating career and financially rewarding, as well. If you are good at creating web apps, you can also create your own website and business and become an entrepreneur.

Top 5 Online Courses to learn Functional Programming in Java in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you remember, Java 8 changed the way we usually code in Java by introducing some Functional Programming concepts. It brings features like lambda expressions and Streams, which give birth to new patterns that result in clean code in Java. Now there is a better and more declarative way to write Java. If you use them correctly, then they can express the intent of the code better and thus making it easier to read and maintain. There is another bit which many people miss is the introduction of Functional programming concepts like the map, reduce, flatmap, and filter, which enable us to write more readable code in Java.

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Cloud Computing in 2024 - Best of Lot

Cloud Computing is becoming an essential skill for any Software developer or IT professional today as more and more companies are moving towards Cloud for their infrastructure and service needs. It pays to learn Cloud Computing today as the most likely application will be solely built and deployed in the Cloud in the future. No matter what your role is, if you are working in technology, cloud computing will affect you, one way or another. Anyway, if you want to learn cloud computing, you have come to the right place; in this article, I will share some of the best courses to learn Cloud computing basics in general and with AWS and GCP in particular.

Saturday, December 11, 2021

Top 5 Courses to learn ASP .NET MVC in 2024 - Best of Lot

Many people won't agree, but ASP .NET is one of the most popular technology, and many developers are working on ASP .NET around the world. Being a Java developer, I got limited exposure to ASP .NET, particularly in my college days, but I have many friends who are working in .NET and doing great for themselves. There was always some comparison between Java/JEE and ASP .NET and other .NET technologies, but to be honest, both are great. It all depends on which technology you are working on, and that is decided mostly by architects in your company rather than yourself. It was totally by luck that I landed on Java world, and my friends landed in the .NET world, but we both have done work on another side.

Top 5 Courses to learn Full Stack Development with Python in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are a Python programmer and looking to become a full-stack developer using Python programming language, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best python courses and best Python books and In this article, I will share the 5 best online courses you can join to become a full-stack Python developer in 2024. The list contains the best online courses to learn both frontend and backend development with Python. You can join these training classes to learn essential skills for full-stack development and become a full-stack Python developer. There is a huge demand for full-stack developers, and there are not many with Python Programming skills, which means there is a huge opportunity for full stack Python developers. 

Top 5 Online Course to Learn Ansible in 2024 - Best of Lot

If you are in the DevOps space, then you might have heard about Ansible, one of the powerful tools for infrastructure automation. In the past, when you need to set up a server for your application, you need to go to each server and install all the software and verify it. This slow, manual, and painful server setup process is over, with tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, and Salt making their way. These are the tools that promote the idea of Infrastructure as code which also brings the added benefit of versioning and scaling when it comes to infrastructure automation. This is really important if you want to build a new server and scale as building new servers for your application can take a lot of time but you can reduce them by using automation tools like Chef and Ansible. 

Top 5 Courses to learn JVM Internals, Memory Management, GC and Performance Tuning in Java in 2024

For a senior Java developer, it's essential to know how JVM works and how to troubleshoot issues with respect to memory, most notably memory leaks in Java applications and servers like Tomcat. You might be thinking, how come memory leaks in Java? Isn't memory is managed by JVM and Garbage collector? Well, that's true, but poor coding or just a bit of carelessness can cause memory leaks in Java. If you don't know how to configure JVM, troubleshoot memory-related problems on the heap, and stack, you will struggle at a higher level. That's why it's essential for experienced Java developers to spend some time learning these advanced skills as their experience grows.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Microservices and SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) in Java 2024 - Best Of Lot

Hello guys, Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Microservice Architecture are essential skills for modern Java developers as most of the Java applications developed today follow SOA and Microservice architecture or their variants. Good knowledge of SOA architecture not only helps you to understand your current project better but also can give your career a boost, especially to senior Java developers who want to become software or solution architects. In the past, I have shared some books for aspiring software architects, and you can also use these courses along with those to master your architecture and solution design skills.

Top 5 Online Courses to learn Tableau in 2024 - Best of Lot

In the era of Big Data and Data Science, Data Visualization and Analytics have become very important. Data visualizations like dashboards and charts help you to better understand the data and provide you insights. They also help simplify complex data sets into concise images and diagrams that clients and users can easily digest. What would you do with the data if you cannot analyze it to gain insights which can help with your business growth and some path-breaking discoveries and that's where Data Visualization and Analytics tools like Tableau play an essential role. 

Top 5 HTML 5 and CSS 3 Courses to Learn Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are learning Web Development or thinking about becoming a Web Developer, you have come to the right place. Earlier, I shared the 2024 Web Developer RoadMap, and today, I'll talk about HTML and CSS and share some valuable resources to learn them in depth. There are three pillars of Web Development, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. HTML provides structure, CSS provides the style, and JavaScript provides interactive experienced. The HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language, and it's one of the oldest technology I know. I first learned about HTML on my college day, promising 20 years back, when we were happy to see a list of heading in different colors.

Top 5 Spring Cloud Courses for Java Developers to Learn Online in 2024 - Best Of Lot

Hello guys, if you are learning Spring Cloud for developing cloud-based Java applications and looking for some good resources to start with like online courses and books then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share some of the best courses to learn Spring Cloud and develop a cloud-based application like Microservices in Java. One of the common questions when it comes to learning a new technology is how to start? I was a big fan of books earlier but nowadays I personally like to start with an online course to learn things.  It works better because you gain a lot from the instructor's experience and you also have a chance to ask questions to the instructor.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Top 5 ITIL Foundation Certification Courses and Practice Tests in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are in tech support or IT Service Management professional looking to validate your skills by passing the ITIL 4 Foundation certification and looking for the best online courses and practice tests to prepare well then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared many certification resources like CompTIA Linux+, CompTIA Security+, and CompTIA Network+, and in this article, I am going to share the best online ITIL Foundation training courses and practice tests you can take to prepare for this prestigious IT certification

Top 10 Courses to become Team Lead and Project Managers in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Project Management and look for the best resources like online courses and books, you have come to the right place. Earlier, I shared the best PMP courses, and in this article, I am going to share the best courses to learn project Management for both beginners and experienced people. These courses have been curated from popular online learning websites like Udemy, Coursera, Pluralsight, and edX and are trusted by thousands of learners. You can join them too to become the project management professional you have always wanted to be. The list includes both beginner and intermediate-level project management courses. 

Top 5 Actionable Courses to Learn Twitter in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are a blogger, content creator, coach, influencer, digital marker, or online course creator, you may know that you can use Twitter for marketing and sales in 2024. Twitter is one of the best social platforms for marketing and selling eBooks, courses, classes, and anything, including physical products. While the platform is excellent, it's not easy to master and use Twitter effectively, and that's where these resources and online courses help you. I have created this list based upon my own experience as a blogger, author, and course creator, and I have also shared how Twitter helped me sell more of my books. 

Top 5 Reasons to Learn Firebase in 2024

While Firebase is around for quite some time, it really got traction in the last couple of years after the popularity of Google Cloud Platform increased, and several other Firebase services were introduced. If you are really React.js, Angular, Vue.js, or any other front-end development framework, you will benefit from Firebase. It provides an online, free database and several other useful services like FireStore, FireAuth, and Firebase Cloud function. Firebase is equally useful for Mobile developers as well as people using Swift, iOS, and Android to create mobile apps. They can also use Firebase services to create the backend for their application.

Top 5 Advanced Spring Boot + AWS + Azure, and Cloud Native Development Courses in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you have been reading technical blogs and articles, you might hear about widespread cloud adoption among all sizes of companies. In the last few years, many companies, both big and small, have shifted their infrastructure to the cloud or are in the process of doing it. I have no doubt that the next generation of Java applications will be written for and run in the Cloud, and that's why Java developers need to learn about Cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, GCP, Cloud Foundry, and others. Thankfully, Java frameworks like Spring Framework are taking this cloud move thoughtfully, and new frameworks like Spring cloud are getting popular, making developing cloud-based applications accessible.

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Top 5 Courses To Learn Web Security in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Web Security and want to become a Security expert and looking for the best online courses to learn Web Security then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Cyber Security Courses, Penetration testing courses, and best Kali Linux courses, and in this article, I Am going to share the best courses to learn Web Security. If you don't know Security experts are one of the highest paying jobs in Technology and there is a huge demand for people who understand Security and protect against cyber attacks, and that's where these best web security courses will help you. 

Top 5 Courses to Crack CompTIA Pentest+ Certification Exam in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are preparing for the CompTIA PenTest+ exam and looking for the best online courses and practice tests to boost your preparation, then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best online courses to pass CompTIA certifications like CompTIA IT Fundamentals, CompTIA Server+,  CompTIA A+, Cloud+, and Security+. In this article, I will share the best courses, practice tests, and exams simulators to prepare for the prestigious Pentest+ certification. If you want to become  Pen Tester, then this is the exam you should target. CompTIA PenTest+ certification is a program that teaches you how to find weaknesses inside systems and how to exploit them and perform vulnerability scanning and analyzing data, and much more.

Top 5 Courses to Crack Salesforce Platform App Builder Certification Exam in 2024 - [Free & BEST]

Hello guys,  if you are preparing for the Salesforce Platform App Builder certification and looking for the best online courses to pass this prestigious cloud exam then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best courses to prepare Salesforce Developer and Administrator certifications and today I will share the best online courses to prepare for Salesforce Platform App Build certification. These courses have helped thousands of people to become Salesforce certified and you can also become one by diligently going through these online courses, doing exercising, and solving practice questions.

Top 5 Courses to learn Software Development SDLC Process in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello folks, the Software development lifecycle is an essential skill for any programmer, developer, project manager, tech lead, team lead, or scrum master. If you want to learn SDLC and look for the best online courses, you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best courses to learn OOP design and Software architecture, and in this article, I will share the best online training courses to learn Software Development processes. Any development team needs to follow some pre-defined roles called the software development life cycle to create any product ranging from website software or a web application. The requirement was set by the customer and needed to be followed by the development team.

Monday, December 6, 2021

Top 5 Courses to learn Bootstrap CSS Framework for Beginners in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are doing web design and want to learn Bootstrap to become a better web designer, you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best courses to learn HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Web Development, and today, I'll share the best online courses to learn Bootstrap in 2024. Bootstrap is one of the most popular CSS Frameworks in the world. Is it meant for developing responsive and mobile-first websites? This is the reason why in the last couple of years, it has grown a lot in popularity, and it’s one of the essential tools for both web designers and front-end developers. In fact, full-stack Developers can also learn Bootstrap to get a feeling for design and become truly full-stack developers.

Sunday, December 5, 2021

Top 10 Free Educative.io Courses to Learn Java, Python, and JavaScript in 2024 [Text Based] [UPDATED]

Hello guys, if you are looking for text-based, interactive free courses to learn in-demand skills like Python, Java, C++, and JavaScript, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best courses to learn Python, Java, C++, and JavaScript, and today, I am going to share some great, free, online text-based interactive courses to learn Java, Python, C, C++, JavaScript, R, Scala, and Web Development from Educative. If you don't know, Educative is a new platform for learning online. Unlike traditional video course platforms like Udemy or Pluralsight, they provide Interactive Courses for Software Developers.

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Is Coursera and IBM's Full Stack Software Developer Professional Certificate worth it in 2024? Review

Hello guys, if you are looking for the best full-stack Software developer course or certification on Coursera or you want to join IBM's Full Stack Software Developer Professional Certificate program but are not sure whether it's right for you then you have come to the right place. In this article, we will review IBM Full Stack Software Developer certification on 3 important points, instructor reputation, Coursera structure, content quality, and people's review. This will help you to decide whether this course is right for you or not. 

Top 10 Eclipse Plugins for Java and Spring Boot Developers

There is no doubt that Eclipse is one of the most popular IDEs for Java development, and what makes Eclipse great is nothing but Plugins. There are hundreds of Eclipse plugins for different kinds of tasks and integration with other essential tools like there are plugins to download code from Github, SVN, CVS, etc. There are planning to use Maven or Gradle from Eclipse. There are specific plugins for Java development, Python Development, creating Spring-based Java applications,s and for creating Android apps from Eclipse itself. I have seen productivity improvement by just installing the right kind of plugins. For example, once you install the EGit plugin, you can manage your Git repository right from Eclipse. You will not need any other Git client. Similarly, adding Spring Tools plugins helps you to create Spring and Spring Boot based applications really easily.

Top 5 Free Courses to learn Oracle Database and SQL Online in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Oracle SQL and look for free online courses, you have come to the right place. Earlier, I shared the best SQL and Database courses and books, and today, I will share free Oracle SQL courses for beginners. These are free courses from Udemy, Pluralsight, Coursera, and other reputed online learning websites. They are made accessible for education and learning purposes.  Thousands of people have already joined this course, and you can also do the same and learn Oracle SQL from the comfort of your home or office. 

Top 5 CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) Certification Courses and Practice Tests in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are preparing for the CompTIA I.T. Fundamentals certification exam and looking for the best online courses, then you have come to the right place. N the past, I have shared the best online practices to pass CompTIA certifications like CompTIA A+, Cloud+, Linux+, and Security+  exams. In this article, I will share the best courses practices tests to pass the CompTIA I.T. Fundamentals certification. This is one of the best certifications for people who want to start their careers. You will learn essential I.T. skills and computer science concepts and gain certification to showcase your skills. 

Friday, December 3, 2021

Top 5 Kubernetes Courses to Crack Certified Kubernetes Administrator Exam (CKA) in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are preparing for Kubernetes Administrator certification and looking for the best online courses to start with, then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best courses to learn Kubernetes and Docker. In this article, I will share the best online courses to prepare for the prestigious Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam. There is a lot of demand for skilled Kubernetes administrators to manage cloud environments and Kubernetes clusters, and this exam aims to produce experienced Kubernetes developers and administrators.

Top 5 Courses to learn Oracle Database and PL/SQL in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello folks, f you have been thinking of learning Oracle and PL/SQL in 2024 and looking for the best online resources like books, courses, and tutorials, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I shared the best Oracle books and free courses to learn Oracle Database, and in this article, I will share the 5 best online training courses to learn Oracle database and PL/SQL. These are the courses from sites like Udemy and Pluralsight and created by expert trainers and DBAs who have in-depth knowledge of Oracle and PL/SQL, and you can use them to learn Oracle from scratch or level up your Oracle and PL/SQL Skills. 

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Hadoop and Big Data in 2024 - Best of Lot

If you are learning Big Data and want to explore the Hadoop framework and looking for some excellent courses, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share some of the best Hadoop courses to learn Hadoop in depth. In the last couple of articles, I have shared some Big Data and Apache Spark resources, which are well received by my readers. After that, a couple of my readers emailed me and asked about some Hadoop resources, like books, tutorials, and courses, which they can use to learn Hadoop better. This is the first article in the series on Hadoop; I am going to share a lot more about Hadoop and some excellent resources in the coming month, like books and tutorials.

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn React Native for Beginners in 2024 - Best of Lot

If you are a web developer who wants to go into the massive world of mobile app development but don't want to spend time learning Java or Kotlin for Android development or Objective C or Swift for iOS development, React Native could be an excellent tool for you. React Native is an extension of React, a popular JavaScript framework to develop web applications, which allows you to build native Android and iOS applications in JavaScript. Unlike Ionic and Cordova, which promotes write once run everywhere but doesn't offer you to create a native app, React Native does convert your code into native code, especially for GUI.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Top 5 Courses to Crack Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Exam in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are preparing for Kubernetes Application developer certification or want to become a Certified Kubernetes Application developer (CKAD) and looking for the best online courses to prepare for this certification, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best courses to learn KubernetesDocker, and CKA courses. Today, I will share the best online courses to crack the Kubernetes Developer certification, also known as the CKAD. These are the best and most affordable online courses from Udemy, Pluralsight, and Whizlabs and help you prepare for crucial exam topics tested during the certification exam. Remember this is a hands-on exam, and you need solid experience and knowledge to pass this Kubernetes Developer certification.

Top 5 Online Courses to become a Salesforce Developer in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello folks, if you want to become a Salesforce developer and look for the best online training courses, you have come to the right place. Salesforce is customer relationship management used by companies to organize their works and keep the workflow up. Still, it is also a vast platform developer can use to create apps, develop them, customize them, and deploy them on a server. Salesforce has launched many certification programs for these purposes that allow you to learn how this platform works and how to use it, such as the Salesforce Platform App Builder and the Salesforce Administrator, and the Salesforce Development Training, which is required to become a Salesforce developer.

Top 5 Online Training Courses to Learn Puppet in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are interested in DevOps, you might have heard about Puppet, one of the most popular infrastructure automation tools. If you want to learn Puppet and looking for the best Puppet courses, then you have come to both the right places. Earlier, I have shared the best DevOps courses, and today, I am going to share the 5 best Puppet courses you can join to learn this useful DevOps tool. It is no surprise that automation and orchestration make life very easy, be it a small organization or a large-scale industry that houses hundreds of servers. Puppet plays an important role in infrastructure automation, such as creating and configuring application servers.

Top 10 Pluralsight Courses for React Developers in 2024 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are looking for the best React courses on Pluralsight, then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Pluralsight methods for Java developers, and today, I will share the best courses to learn React.js, one of the most in-demand skills for both Java and Fullstack developers. Pluralsight is one of my favorite learning websites because you can learn from subject matter experts and their courses are also well designed. They don't have giant classes of 50 hours, plus they have multiple courses where you can learn valuable skills in a couple of hours. That's what I like most because I never have that much time. 

Top 6 Courses to learn GitLab CI/CD for Beginners in 2024 - Best of Lot

There are tons of tools in the DevOps world that address different phases of DevOps like create, package, deploy, secure, monitor, etc., but Gitlab does all of them, which is why GitLab is gaining a lot of Traction. Companies like Goldman Sachs, NVIDIA, SIEMENS are using GitLab to create an end-to-end DevOps platform. You can do source code management like Github, CI/CD like Jenkins and TeamCity, Configure infrastructure like Ansible and Puppet, and much more. If you are aiming to become a DevOps Engineer in 2024, then learning GitLab could be a game-changer as there are not many people with GitLab experience, and there is a great demand for IT professionals with GitLab skills.