retooled their JavaScript Intro course retooled their JavaScript Intro course


Just an FYI to anyone who wants more practice with basic JavaScript. Codecademy’s new course is up to date and helpful. Their new interface seems to work better as well. I know that Codecademy’s free sections have had problems before, JS included. But this might be helpful just to refresh certain concepts.


They have actually retooled all their courses,


I’m not a fan of this new version. I liked the original version where you worked on building a cash register. There was a point to the learning…and personality.
This new version is more like “OK here’s a for loop, now here is a while loop…now refactor everything in ES6 in 3 ways!” There is even an entire section that is just about typing bash commands in the terminal.