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5 Tips to choose the Best Online Course For You in 2022

Online learning is great as it allows you to learn from your own place and your own schedule, it's also very cost-effective but with so many options in terms of courses and platforms, it's also very confusing. It's really difficult to choose the right course and platform and if you choose the wrong one, you not only waste a lot of money but also some precious time. Being an author of a Java blog, people always ask me which platform is great for beginners? and what are some of the best courses to learn Java and other technologies. I have answered many such questions like in my earlier article about Udemy vs CodeCademy vs OneMonth and while publishing many course recommendations for learning Python, Java, and other useful technologies.

10 Reasons to Learn Scala Programming Language in 2022 [UPDATED]

One of the questions my reader often ask me is, should Java developers learn Scala? Does Scala has a better future than Java, or why Java developer should learn Scala, and so on. Well, there can be many reasons for learning Scala, like you are forced to learn because it has been used in the new company you joined or your solution architect decided to use it, but that's a different story. Here, we'll talk about the reasons which encourage Java developers to learn Scala.  Scala has emerged as one of the most powerful Java alternatives in recent times. It's been the JVM language of choice, leaving Groovy and Clojure way behind, and preferred as the language people want to write most code in.

Top 5 Courses to learn Haskell for Beginners in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Haskell, one of the best functional programming langauge in 2022, and look for the best online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Scala programming courses, another top functional programming langauge and in this article I am going to share the best Haskell courses from Udemy and Pluralsight, two of the best websites to learn programming and software development. These are the best resources I found to learn Haskell as it's also one of my 2022 goals to learn Haskell. But, before learning Haskell, you need to understand what functional programming is. The basis of functional programming is mathematical functions. And Haskell is a purely functional language.

5 Free Courses to learn Apache Kafka for Beginners in 2022 - Best of Lot

With the new year approaching soon, many of us will be excited about it, as a new year means a new beginning. For that beginning, some of us have planned some objectives like working on our physique, learning some new language, learning a demanding skill to boost our career, or beginning our professional career with some greatly advancing opportunities. Here, I am presenting you, a very demanding skill with which many of you are familiar. Apache Kafka, the modern-day advanced analytics chatting service used by big organizations like Uber, Airbnb & much more to handle thousands of conversations routinely. It's also one of the essential skills for Java developers and I have included in my list 22 tech skills for Java developers

5 Free courses to learn Golang for Beginners in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn the Golang programming language, one of the darling langauge of emerging tech companies like ByteDance and one that has come from Google and looking for the best resources like books, tutorials, and online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Golang courses from Udemy, Pluralsight, and Coursera but a lot of you asked for free courses to learn Golang. I heard that and I looked for the best free courses I can find on the internet to learn Golang and this article is the result of that. This article contains free online courses to learn Golang from sites like freeCodecamp, Youtube, Udemy, and Coursera. If you don't know, Yes, both Udemy and Coursera also have free courses and you can join them to learn useful skills like Golang.

Top 10 Big Data Tutorials, Books, and Courses for Java Developers in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello Java developers, if you are looking to learn Big Data and Hadoop this year and looking for some 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  In this article, I will share some of the best resources to learn Big Data and Hadoop in 2022. 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 2022 - 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.

Top 5 Courses to become Full stack Java Developer in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you want to become a full-stack Java developer in 2022 but are not sure what path you should take and how to get there, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I'll share some online training courses you can choose to become a full-stack Java developer. The demand for a full-stack Java developer is very high becuase Java is the #1 programming language for backend and server-side development. Frameworks like Spring Boot and Spring Cloud are also leading the Microservice architecture development, which is better suited for deployment in Cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.

Top 5 NoSQL Databases Programmers Should Learn in 2022 [UPDATED]

Though it's not mandatory for Java or Web developers to learn the NoSQL database, the world is moving in that direction, and both Java and Web developer should be familiar with NoSQL databases. If you are wondering what a NoSQL database is means, then here is a quick overview. A NoSQL database refers to non SQL, non-relational, or not only SQL) that provides a mechanism for storage and retrieval of data, which is modeled in means other than the tabular relations used in relational databases. With Spring 5 introducing Web-Flux, a new non-blocking web framework, the use of a NoSQL database will only grow, but the big question is which NoSQL database to start with?

Top 5 Free Java Courses for Beginners to Learn Online in 2022 - Best of Lot

We all love free resources, don't we? If you want to learn Java online in 2022 and looking for the best free core Java online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Java courses for beginners and in this article, I am going to share the best free courses to learn Java online. There was a time when I buy a lot of books when I was preparing for my engineering entrance exam but I only ended up buying books not reading them. After that, I changed my habit to first try to read a book on loan or try free resources and only buy when I really need them. When I started my programming journey, mostly I learn from free resources like free courses and books and there I developed the passion to collect free resources as well. 

Top 10 Linux commands Beginners should learn in 2022

Hello guys, you might have read many articles about popular Linux commands on the internet but this article is a bit different. In this article, I am going to share some lesser-known options of essential Linux commands like find, grep, mkdir, etc, which many Linux users, including programmers, don't know, even after using the command for quite some time. For example, cp -p is an option that I discovered quite late but ever since I discovered it I have been using it regularly as it preserve timestamp and I can see when this file was originally created. I am going to share 10 such Linux command examples in this post, which I am sure you will love it and if you already know them, then there is a good chance that you have something similar to share with us in the comments section. 

Teachable, Thinkific vs Udemy? Which is the Best Online Course Platform in 2022?

I have been researching a lot about how to create a successful online course since last year. I have yet to launch my video course but I have started with some Udemy practice courses like my Spring certification practice test course on Udemy which has more than 1500+ students so far. I chose Udemy because they have a great platform for practice tests, but I am also learning other platforms like Teachable and Thinkific to create an online course website that is fully owned by me. Along the way, I have also started mentoring many readers about creating online courses and why they should create them. Why I am doing this? because I believe together we can learn better and succeed. If I have a group of passionate developers who like to teach online, there is a better chance of creating a successful online course. 

Java vs Python - Which Programming Language beginners should learn in 2022?

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 2022?

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 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.

Top 10 Pluralsight Courses For Java and Web Developers to Learn in 2022 - Best of Lot

Since last week, I have been sharing about my 2022 learning goals and what Java programmers should learn in 2022, 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.

10 Things Java Programmers Should Learn in 2022 [UPDATED]

It's 27th December now, and only a few days have left in the year 2021, one of the years which no one will forget the rest of their life. Now, it's time to look back and retrospect on what you have achieved in 2021 and what you could have done better, despite all the challenges 2021 has thrown to all of us. This will help you to create your goals for 2021. As a programmer, our biggest challenge is to keep ourselves up-to-date. Technology changes very fast, and you will see a new version of programming language and framework coming to every couple of years. This year has plentiful changes with keeping up-to-date with a new Java version every 6 months, Spring 5, Spring Security 5, and Spring Boot 2; it's probably the busiest year in terms of changes for Java developers.

Top 8 Courses to Crack AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification Exam (CLF-C01) in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, you may hear about the buzz around cloud computing and AWS, and cloud computing is indeed essential for today's programmers, developers, IT professionals, and project managers. And, if you want to know about Cloud computing concepts from scratch, there is no better way than to go for a certification like AWS Certified Cloud Practioner (CLF-C01) or Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900). These are the first stepping stone on Cloud and the most specific accreditation you can get on Cloud computing. They provide an overview of Cloud computing concepts like IaaS, Pass, Saas, how Cloud works in general, and what the cost and agility benefits of Cloud are.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Shell scripting in Linux (bash, ksh, csh) Online in 2022- Best of Lot

Hello guys, you might know that a massive chunk of a developer's time is wasted in trying to repeat tasks and commands, especially when it comes to working with a bunch of UNIX or Linux machines, and a good knowledge of shell scripting can free you from such mundane task and give time to do some interesting stuff. If you don't know what shell scripting is then let me tell you is nothing but a program written using shell built-ins, and Linux commands to automate things, like checking if a host is reachable or finding and deleting large files that are older than certain days or archiving them into another machine.

Top 5 Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Courses and Certifications to Learn Online in 2022 - Best of Lot

The GCP or Google Cloud Platform is a slightly late entrant in the world of public cloud computing but it has completely changed the public cloud landscape in the last few years, particularly the monopoly of AWS on Cloud has been challenged. It's still neither the most popular public cloud platform like Amazon Web Services, nor the darling of the corporate world like Microsoft Azure but its Performance, Tools, and innovation of Google is attracting more and more companies to Google Cloud Platform, particularly in the areas of Big Data and Machine Learning. With tools like Bigtable, BigQuery, and libraries like TensorFlow, Google Cloud Platform is quickly becoming the go-to platform for Machine learning innovations. Because of all these, there is an increased demand for Cloud experts who are familiar with GCP and Google Cloud Platform concepts and tools.

Pluralsight 2022 Sale - 33% Discount on Annual Plans

Hello guys, if you are looking for Pluralsight discount coupons or discount deals then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Black Friday deals for developers and online course creators, and in this article, I am going to share the excellent news with you that Pluralsight is currently running its best offer of the year. Yes, I am talking about Pluralsight Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals where they are offering a 40% discount on both annual and Premium plans. If you want to learn new technologies or level up your tech skills then this is the best time to join Pluralsight because you will get access to the whole platform for 40% less price, which you can use to get a few more deals. 

Top 5 Course to Crack Azure Administrator Associate Certification Exam AZ-103/104 in 2022 - Best of Lot

Acquiring skills in Cloud computing is fast becoming an opportunity and asset since most companies are applying cloud technologies in all their operations or looking for ways to learn how to do that. This is why becoming certified as a Microsoft Azure Administrator is now a big step towards advancing one's carrier. With the current industry trend, it is safe to say learning how to create applications that have some if not all of their components hosted in the cloud has become a skill that is very high in demand.

How to become a better Java Programmer? Tips, Framework, Tools, and Libraries to Learn in 2022

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.

Review - Is Complete JavaScript Bootcamp Course 2022 by Jonas Schmedtmann on Udemy worth it?

Hello guys, if you want to learn JavaScript in 2022 and looking for the best resources like an online course, or want to join The Complete JavaScript Course 2022: Build Real Projects by Jonas Schemedtmann on Udemy but are not sure then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best JavaScript courses for beginners and in this article, I am going to review one of my favorite JavaScript courses, The Complete JavaScript Course 2022: Build Real Projects from Udemy. This is one of the truly best and up-to-date courses to learn modern JavaScript in a hands-on way with building projects and applying the knowledge you learn in theory lectures. 

Top 10 Technology Jobs Programmers and Software Engineers Can Aim in 2022 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 2022 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.

5 Best Websites to Create and Sell Online Courses in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are an online course creator, instructor, or blogger looking for an online platform to host and sell your online courses then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share the best places to host and sell your online training courses. In this article, we will take a look at the best online teaching platforms like Teachable, ThnkificUdemy, and Podia and analyze them to find out which is best for online teaching and selling online courses. Online teaching is becoming bigger and bigger with so many bloggers, professionals, programmers are creating online courses and making good money. It's a new avenue for passive income creators and I think it's one of the best I know. Why? becuase it's a win-win for everybody.

10 Tips to Improve Programming Skill and become a better Programmer

Many Java developers ask me how to become a better programmer? How do I improve my programming skills? Or I am good at Java but not so good at problem-solving ability etc. This is a reality, today's era is full of language experts than real programmers. It's easy to understand keywords, methods, and API of the Java programming language. Still, at the same time, it's challenging to solve practical problems, design reusable, and robust software, and get the best of data structure and algorithm. I have often seen Java programmers are not doing so well when asked to design and code a solution in a limited time, but at the same time, they are really good with Java concepts and all theories.

Top 6 Courses to Learn Spring Framework in Depth in 2022 - Best of Lot

Spring Framework is an essential skill for Java developers, not only to get a job as a Java developer but also for your career advancement. Since Spring is now used in almost every Java project, it becomes virtually mandatory to learn the Spring framework. Now, the question comes, what is the best way to learn the Spring framework? Are there any online courses out there that are focused on Spring? What are some good books and resources for learning Spring? These questions are widespread among Java developers, and I often see them on forums, online chat channels, and even many of my readers also ask this to me on Facebook chats and email. Well, the best way to learn any technology is by coaching, online courses, and books.

How to Crack Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) Cloud Certification in 2022 [UPDATED]

Cloud computing skills are in demand and companies are increasingly looking for people who know and worked in public cloud platforms like AWSGCP, and Microsoft Azure. If you are looking to get started in Cloud Computing, particularly on the Microsoft Azure side then AZ-900 or Azure Fundamentals certification is probably the best way to start. You will not only learn about Azure but also learn essential Cloud Computing fundamentals like storage, network, compute, and memory among all things. You will also learn about things like IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service) and SaaS (Software as a Service), Sales, and Pricing, which are very important for both technical and non-technical IT professionals.

10 Reasons to Learn Python Programming Language in 2022

If you are a regular reader of this blog, then you may be wondering why am I writing a blog post to tell people to learn Python in a Java blog? Didn't I ask you to prefer Java over Python a couple of years ago? Well, things have changed a lot since then. In 2016, Python replaced Java as the most popular language in colleges and universities, and since then, it has never looked back. Python is growing and growing big time. If you read programming and technology news or blog post, then you might have noticed the rise of Python as many popular developer communities, including StackOverflow and CodeAcademy has mentioned the growth of Python as a dominant programming language.

Udemy's The Data Science Course 2022: 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 2022: 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 2022. 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. 

Top 5 Courses to Learn Hibernate and JPA in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hibernate is one of the essential frameworks for Java and Java EE or JEE programmers, especially if you are working on the server-side of a Java Web development project. It's an ORM tool or a framework that allows you to deal with only objects while Hibernate takes care of your data on your behalf. For example, instead of writing classes with SQL to load, save, and update data using the DAO design pattern, you can simply use the Hibernate framework in your project. It will allow you to deal with just objects while it will load, save, and update data in the background. It's also one of the top Java frameworks in my list of top 10 Java frameworks Programmers can learn.

3 Best ways to learn to Code in 2022 with Books, Courses, and YouTube Channels

Hello guys, if you want to learn to code and become a programmer in 2022 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 2022. 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. 

Top 10 Coursera Projects for Beginners in 2022 - Best of Lot

Learning new skills and programming languages is essential for anyone to have a professional carer. Still, most people think that reading books and watching some tutorials make them professional and expert at what they are doing, but that is totally wrong, and they need to create projects to put their skills under the test. For that reason, you have to practice more and more and gain skills that you need to call yourself a professional programmer or developer, and here come the benefits of an online learning platform known as Coursera that offers you courses to learn skills then you can also enroll in a program called a guided project to test your skills.

Top 5 Python Books to Learn Data Science and Machine Learning in 2022 - Best of Lot

While there are many online courses to learn Python for Machine learning and Data science, books are still the best way for in-depth learning and significantly improving your knowledge. Python is a universal language that is used by both data engineers and data scientists and probably the most popular programming language, as well. All the Data Scientists I have spoken to, and many in my friend circle just love Python, mainly because it can automate all the tedious operational work that data engineers need to do. To make the deal even sweeter, Python also has algorithms, analytics, and data visualization libraries like Metaplotlib, which is an essential data scientist.

Top 5 Spring and Hibernate Training Courses for Java JEE Programmers - Best of Lot

Spring and Hibernate are two of the hottest and most in-demand web frameworks in the Java world and also two of the most essential skill for any Java programmer to get a job in the web development space. The Spring framework is in around 2004 and established itself as the leading framework to develop Java applications both in core Java and web development areas. The Spring framework comes with a lot of modules to support different kinds of developments like Spring Security to address the security requirements of most web and enterprise Java applications. It supports single sign-on, LDAP authentication, Role-based access control, and much more such essential features. Spring also supports the development of REST services which is now become a standard way to provide web services.

5 Spring Framework Books Experienced Java Developers Should Read in 2022 - Best of Lot

The Spring framework has changed a lot in the last couple of years. We have seen significant releases for Spring, Spring Boot, and Spring Security. These new releases introduced several exciting features to meet the latest software development trends, like Reactive programming, support for Kotlin for developing Spring applications, Spring WebFlux - a new framework to build non-blocking and reactive web applications,  and many more. Since the software world is changing and most of the development is happening on Cloud with Microservice architecture leading the way, it's high time that experienced Java developers should upgrade themselves.

Top 5 Java 8 Online Courses to Learn Stream and Lambda Expression in 2022 [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, 16, and Java 17 in the space of just 6 years apart but Java 8 is still the most used version, particularly when it comes to coding style.

4 Best Christmas and New Year Gifts for Programmers and Developers in 2022 [UPDATED]

Hello guys, Season's greetings to everyone. May God bless you with success and whatever you want coming new year. This is festival time and I have a couple of friends asking me what to gift to a programmer friend or colleague? This is a common confusion you face when buying a gift for tech geeks, software engineers, programmers, and web developers. Everybody wants that their gift to be well received and make the person excited and happy. Being a Java programmer myself, I am going to suggest a couple of things which I have recently bought for my programmer friends, colleagues, and relatives. 

Top 5 Courses to Learn NPM and WebPack in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn about NPM or Node Package Manager, a tool that is used to manage dependencies for web applications and Webpack in 2022 and looking for the best resources like online courses and tutorials then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best web development courses and best Node.js courses and in this article, I am going to share the best NPM and WebPack courses for beginners. For those who are completely new to this, the first thing you need to understand is that NPM and WebPack are actually two different tools that perform are used to do two different things. We will start off with NPM

Top 3 Programming Languages Java Developers Can Learn in 2022 - 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 2022 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 10 DevOps Courses for Experienced Programmers to Learn Online in 2022 - Best of Lot

DevOps is really hot at this moment, and many job opportunities are lying for distinguished engineers and DevOps professionals. If you are an experienced Java programmer and want to become a DevOps engineer, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share some of the best online training courses you can take to become a DevOps professional. The most crucial advantage of DevOps is that it helps you to deliver better software and provide more control over your environment and software development process with the help of modern tools and automation. That's the reason the demand for DevOps professionals is growing exponentially. It's also one of the high-paying jobs along with Data Science and Machine learning specialists.

5 Best Courses to Learn Growth Hacking in 2022

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.

How to Crack Java SE 11 Developer Certification Exam [1Z0-819] in 2022 [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 10 Reasons to Create and Sell Online Courses In 2022 [UPDATED]

These days everyone is turning to online courses to learn almost anything from programming languages like Java to Python, from a framework like React and Vue.js to skills like Data Science and Machine learning. Online teaching and learning have completely changed the way how people acquire knowledge. It was always said that a picture is worth more than 1000 words and online courses, particularly interactive and visual courses use them to their full potential. I often receive queries from my readers, fellow bloggers, and programmers about creating a side income apart from their full-time job, etc. Until last year, my advice to them was to create a blog, but now I am telling them to create an online course now, in 2022.

Top 5 Courses to learn Progressive Web Apps in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you want to learn Progressive Web application development and looking for the best online courses then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared the best web development courses and UX/UI design courses, and today, I am going to share the best Progressive Web development courses you can join in 2022. These are the best courses to learn this in-demand technology and created by experts and chosen from sites like Udemy and Educative. There is a good chance that you haven't heard about the progressive web app, the modern style of creating and distributing your application, but don't worry. In this article, you will not only learn what is progressive web apps but also see the best online courses to learn about Progressive web apps and how to build them.

Coursera and IBM Data Science Professional Certificate Review [2022]

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.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Microsoft Power BI Online in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are learning Microsoft Power BI in 2022 or keen to learn Microsoft Power BI in 2022 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 2022. 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 2022. 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. 

5 Best Courses to Learn Business Strategy in 2022

Hello guys, if you want to learn Business Strategy and looking for the best online courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared many digital marketing courses like these actionable Twitter courses, Instagram Marketing course, and these best Facebook Marketing courses but we never discussed Business Strategy. But, don't worry, in this article, I am going to share the best online courses to learn Business Strategy in 2022. These are very actional courses with actional tips and tricks and filled with real-life experience. You can join a couple of these courses to learn the Business strategy and grow your business in 2022, but before that let's try to find out what is business strategy?

Top 5 React and Redux Courses to Learn Online in 2022 - Best of Lot

If you are a Web developer or someone passionate about web development and looking for some awesome courses to learn React or React JS, a popular JavaScript framework to develop a component-based user interface then you have come to the right place. Facebook's React library has taken the front-end development world by storm. More and more people have started using React even in favor of Google's Angular, another popular front-end development framework. Well, I am not going into the classic debate of Angular vs React as both the framework has their own advantage and disadvantage but if you have chosen to learn React, you have made the right decision.

Top 5 Object Oriented Programming and Design Courses for Java Programmers in 2022 - Best of Lot

There is no doubt that Object-oriented programming is a pillar of software development and one of the reasons for the massive success of Java. Good knowledge of Object-oriented programming helps you to create better software. It also allows you to communicate your ideas better with your team members and fellow programmers. Despite being such an important technology, it's difficult to find programmers who understand OOP well. Many programmers just think that OOP is nothing more than Abstraction, Inheritance, Encapsulation, and Polymorphism, without genuinely understanding these concepts and mastering them.

Top 5 Free Google Cloud Professional DevOps Engineer Certification Courses in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are looking to learn DevOps on Google Cloud Platform, or preparing for Google Cloud Professional DevOps Engineer certification and looking for free online training courses then 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 2022. 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. 

5 Best React Native Projects for Beginners to Learn in 2022

Hello guys, if you want to learn React Native and looking for the best resources like online courses, books, project ideas, and tutorials then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best courses to learn React Native and In this article, I will share with you some cool and nice projects to learn React Native in 2022. From my experience, I can say that building projects are really the best way to learn any new technology including React Native. Once you start building a project you learn how to use all the information you have learned for a practice purpose and React Native allows you to build cross-platform apps that can run like native apps in both Android and iOS platforms like iPhone and iPad.

5 Best Courses to Learn Facebook Marketing in 2022

Hello guys, if you want to learn Facebook Marketing and looking for the best online courses other resources then you have come to the right place. I have been sharing resources on digital marketing for quite some time and earlier I have shared 5 actionable Twitter courses as well as the best Instagram Marketing course, and today, I am going to share the best Facebook Marketing courses to join in 2022. These are truly the best courses to learn essential skills like Facebook ads and in general how to take advantage of Facebook's expansive reach to promote your product.  I have used Facebook and Twitter to promote my books and online courses but I am still learning with these courses to generate consistent sales and thought to share with you. 

10 Tips to Improve Your Speed in Bash, and Linux Command Line in 2022

Hello guys, Have you ever been amazed to see someone working very fast in UNIX, firing commands, and doing things quickly? Yes, I have noticed that a couple of times, and I have always been inspired to learn from those superstar developers. I have shared a lot of content on Linux from the Developer's point of view, including 5 Free Linux Courses for Programmers, and in this article or tutorial or whatever you call it, I have dedicated myself to sharing some UNIX command practices I follow to work fast, quick, or efficiently in Linux. I work for the Financial services industry, and my work involves the development and support of online stock and futures trading applications in Electronic trading, Derivatives, etc. All our services run on Linux servers, so I need to work efficiently and quickly on the Linux machine, and that's how I have learned these productivity tips in Linux.

Coursera's IBM AI Engineering Professional Certificate Review [2022] - 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.

7 Essential Tools Web Developers Should Learn in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, if you are a web developer or learning web development and looking for the best tools to improve your web development skills then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best web development courses and in this article, I am going to share essential web development tools for both beginners and experienced  Web developers. There is a saying that a craftsman is as good as their tools and this is true for both web developers and software developers. I have worked most of my career as a software developer and met many outstanding rockstar developers and one thing which was common among them was their knowledge of tools and ecosystems. 

Top 5 Apache Kafka Courses to learn Online in 2022 - 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.

Is Grammarly worth it in 2022? Does it really make your article better? [Review]

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. I have regularly been blogging since 2010 and have written more than 1000 articles on Java, Programming, and Technology, but didn't talk much about blogging itself. After many requests from my readers for blogging tips, my experience, and what should a programmer do for his improvement and financial stability, I have decided to write occasional posts about my blogging experience, and this one is the first on that series. 

Top 5 Courses to Crack Salesforce Administrator (CRT-101) Certification in 2022 - 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 2022. 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.

5 Best Courses to Learn Public Speaking in 2022

Hello guys, if you want to work on your public speaking skills in 2022 and looking for the best courses then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best management skill courses and best free personal development courses and in this article, I am going to share the best online courses to learn public speaking in 2022. This is one of the skills which is very important to grow in your career and not just for non-technical people but also for technical and IT professionals like Tech leads, Senior Developers, Business Analysts, and Project Managers. It's not easy to speak in front of people and I have seen even experienced hand-tumble and hesitate, even while speaking with an online audience, but at the same time, it's also an opportunity to thump your authority and establish yourself as an expert. 

Coursera's Google IT Automation with Python Certification Review - Is it worth it in 2022?

Hello guys, if you are joining Google IT Automation with Python Professional Certification on Coursera and want to find out whether it's worth your time and money or not then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Cousrea Certifications and a review of other popular Google courses on IT support and in this article, we'll review Google's most popular Python certification course in Coursera. Google's IT automation with Python is a professional certificate and more than 175,000 people have already joined this course and it's from Google which is a great sign but you will find out more about this course in this review. 

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Web Development in 2022- 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.

5 Best Online Courses for Instagram Marketing in 2022

Hello guys, if you are wondering how to market your course or your product on Instagram, one of the popular social networks, particularly for creators then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Twitter marketing course and a lot of you asked to share similar courses for Facebook and Instagram marketing and here we are with the best Instagram marketing courses in 2022. There are more than 1.3 billion people using Instagram in 2021. So we can securely say that Instagram has a big influence over the world. Since there are so many people using the platform, why not take advantage of it and grow your business with it?

Top 5 Books to learn Cloud Computing in 2022 - 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 6 Courses to Learn Jenkins for CI/CD for Java Developers in 2022 - 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.

Top 3 Spring Security Books and Courses to Learn in 2022 - 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 5 Java Multithreading and Concurrency Courses for Experienced Programmers in 2022 - Best Of Lot

If you are a Java developer and looking for some awesome resources e.g. books and courses to improve your multi-threading and concurrency skills in Java then you have come to the right place. In the past, I have shared books and tutorials on Java Concurrency and Multithreading, and in this article, I am going to talk about some of the best free and paid courses to learn multithreading and concurrency in Java. You can join these free courses to improve your understanding of Java Concurrency and Multithreading. It's one of the most important skills for Java developers as almost all the companies who interview Java developers pay particular attention to their knowledge and experience in this area.

Top 5 Online Courses To Learn Computer Security for Beginners in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you want to learn Computer Security and looking for the best courses to learn Computer Security then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Cyber Security Courses and best Web Security courses and in this article, I am going to share free online courses to learn Computer Security for beginners, both tech and non-tech people. Computer security is a complex field of learning but must for everybody learn to protect themselves and their companies from letting bad people access your sensitive information they shouldn’t access. 

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Selenium for Java Developers in 2022 - 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.

5 Best Coursera Professional Certificates for IT Professionals in 2022 [UPDATED]

Hello guys, If you are thinking of a career in Information Technology and Software Development in 2022 but lack a Computer Science degree or a Professional degree then you don't need to disappoint. Coursera's professional certificates can give you all the knowledge and credential to start a career in Information Technology. If you don't know, Coursera launched Professional Certificates recently which can help you get job-ready for an in-demand career field in less than a year. You can earn a career credential, apply your knowledge to hands-on projects that showcase your skills for employers, and get access to career support resources.

Top 5 Courses to become a Frontend Developer in 2022 - 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 2022 - 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.

Top 5 Courses to Crack Tableau Desktop Specialist Certification  in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello folks, if you are in Data Science or Data Visualization then you may have heard about Tableau, one of the popular tools for creating intelligent visualization and insight. Tableau is software that lets you convert your data into graphs and interactive dashboards that drive decisions into your organization and get insights from your data. Using this software requires some knowledge since it is huge and complex and that's why Tableau company has launched a certification called Tableau desktop specialist to encourage people to learn and certify them for their Tableau skills. The exam tests your knowledge on how to use the tableau desktop and doesn’t have any prerequisites to go through and pass the exam.

The 5 Best Courses to Learn Management Skills in 2022 - Best of Lot

Are you a new manager? Are you uncertain of your skills and expertise? Do you want to bring the best possible results to the company you work for?

Good… you’re in the right place.

Management is not an easy task. You have to overcome people’s problems, help them and be like their elementary school teacher. The only difference is that these adults don’t fight over a pencil or a seat.

Whatever it is that you’re striving for in your management career, a management course will help you get there.

It’s always nice getting educated by someone experienced that has already gone through what you’re going through.

Top 5 Android Courses for Beginners to Learn Online in 2022 - 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 2022 - 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 2022, 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 2022. 

Top 5 Courses to Learn Python 3 in 2022 - Best of Lot

If you are a Programmer or a Computer Science graduate and thinking of learning Python in 2022, then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share some of the best online courses to learn Python in 2022. Python is one of the most popular programming languages, and it's used in many domains, like Web development, Automation, Data Science, Machine learning, etc. In recent years, Python has also become a default language for Data Science and Machine learning Projects, and that's another reason why many experienced programmers are learning Python in 2022.

Top 5 Courses to learn Java Collections and Stream API in 2022 - 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 Gift Ideas for Programmers, Software Engineers, and Tech Geeks

Hello guys, it's that time of the year again when we buy gifts for our loved ones, friends, and colleagues. If you are looking for gift ideas for your programmer friends and colleagues then you have come to the right place. My friend circle has a lot of programmers and non-programmers. When it comes to buying gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, or holidays, I receive a lot of queries from my non-programmer family and friends about what to buy for a programmer? Well, buying a gift is easy but choosing or finding the right gift for someone is really really tough. I have had this experience when it comes to buying gifts for kids. 

What is @SpringBootTest annotation in Spring Boot? When and How to use it? Example Tutorial

Hello guys, if you want to learn what is @SpringBootTest and how to use this annotation to test your Spring Boot application then you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Spring Boot courses and Spring Boot Testing interview questions and in this article, I am going to explain to you about @SpringBootTest annotation. Before diving into how to use @SpringBootTest annotation. It is good to briefly introduce Testing in Spring boot. There is unit testing and integration test. In a nutshell, when you do a unit test, you only test just a single unit of code, one method at a time, excluding all other components. Other components you exclude would be tested separately and that is another unit test. On the other hand, the Integration test is bringing all the unit tests together making them work without breaking any units of codes. A particular unit of code can of course work on its own. 

Top 10 Java and Web Development Courses from Udemy in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, I am sure you all have made your goals and resolutions for this year, like what to learn in 2022. If you haven't, then check out my post 10 Things Java programmers should learn in 2022 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 2022 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. 

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 2022 - 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 Online Courses to learn AWS (Amazon Web Services) in 2022 - Best of Lot

With the growth of Cloud computing in recent years, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has become one of the most in-demand technology skills nowadays. This is not a surprise because AWS is the oldest and most significant public cloud provider, and many companies, both big and small, have hosted their solution on AWS.  It has the most extensive collection of Services on the AWS marketplace, which provides individuals and organizations innovative tools and techniques to deploy or migrate their entire infrastructure onto the AWS platform. The demand for AWS Certified Professionals will only grow because migration to the cloud is now the key priority for many organizations.

Top 5 Kotlin Online Courses for Java and Android Developers in 2022 [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 2022. 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 2022

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 webspace 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 about NFTs (Non Fungible Tokens) in 2022 - Best of Lot

NFTs or else known as Non-Fungible Tokens are a form of digital art. Non-Fungible basically means that they are unique. If you own one NFT, there’s nothing else in this world that is the same as yours. Nothing!

It’s a pretty big trend and the best of all is that it’s fairly new. So if you’re interested in this entire blockchain/IT space, it’s definitely something worth getting involved in.

You can create, buy, and sell NFTs for enormous prices. NFTs are part of the blockchain so they are priced in Ethereum. That means you can exchange Ethereum for NFTs.

Top 10 IT Certifications for Java Developers in 2022

Hello guys, constant learning is part and parcel of being a programmer, and IT certification has a very important role in your career as an IT professional. There are many tangible and intangible benefits of certifications, first, they encourage you to learn more and become an expert in your fields, and second they provide recognition for your skill and knowledge. If you are a Java developer and wondering which IT certification you can do to take your career to the next level then you have come to the right place. In this article, I am going to share the best IT certifications for Java developers which include different areas like Java, Spring, Cloud, Linux, Project management, and others. You can choose the certification which aligns with your career goal.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Dynamic Programming for Coding Interviews in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello guys, If you are looking for a job and giving interviews then you might have noticed that getting a Software development Job is becoming more and more difficult every day. For example, there was a time when you can get a Java developer position by just knowing Core Java concepts like String, Collections, and Multithreading, etc, but, not anymore. There were definitely some questions on Data structure and Algorithms and even on Dynamic Programming at that time as well, but the focus was always on programming language expertise like Java or Python. But, things have completely changed now, and the focus is more and more on the candidate's ability to solve coding problems.

Top 5 Courses to Learn Fullstack Web Development (Frontend + Backend) in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello all, I wish you a very Happy New Year 2022. I am sure you all have made your goals for 2022. 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 2022. Anyway, If one of your goals is to learn Web Development or become a Fullstack Web Developer in 2022, 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 2022 - 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.

Top 5 Online Courses to Learn Cloud Computing in 2022 - 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.

Top 6 Courses to learn Reactive Spring Boot and WebFlux in 2022- Best of Lot

Hello Java programmers, if you want to learn Reactive Programming with Spring Boot and WebFlux and are looking for some online courses to start with, you have come to the right place. Earlier, I have shared the best Spring Courses and best Spring Boot courses, and today, I will share the best online course to learn Reactive Programming with Spring Boot and Web Flux. In recent times, Reactive programming has become very popular. It is a programming paradigm that focuses on an asynchronous, event-driven, non-blocking approach for processing data which paves for writing a next-generation scalable web application in Java. 

Top 5 Courses to Crack AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Cloud Certification in 2022 - Best of Lot

Hello Guys, you may know that Cloud computing is becoming more and more critical, and it's almost mandatory for both technical and non-tech IT people to know about Cloud computing and different Cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, and GCP. You just can't hide with Cloud anymore, you need to learn it to understand and master it to stay relevant in technology jobs. Thankfully there is a lot of learning material available to learn about the benefits of Cloud and why companies should move to Cloud. Still, certifications are probably the best way to develop knowledge, skill, and get the recognition required by many Cloud jobs. If you are just getting started with Cloud Computing and Cloud platforms like Microsoft Azure, then Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) is probably the best certification to build foundational Cloud skills and also get recognition.

Top 5 Coding and Software Development Courses to Learn in 2022 - Best of Lot

Programming and/or Coding is one of the essential skills for today's technological world, and awareness of coding is growing every passing day. In my time, about 20 years back, I only learned to code when I entered engineering college to pursue Computer Science and Engineering degree, but things have changed a lot since then. Nowadays, even kids have started learning to code, even my daughter can code, and much better than what I can also do in college. More accessible computing gadgets like iPad, iPhones, smartphones, and Laptops have genuinely changed the environment and made Coding or Programming more accessible.