How do I know I am on the right path?

Hello. I am new to free code camp. How do I know I am on the right track. I want to look into web development or software development. Is the past recommended great for both paths?

this part of the curriculum is the best ladder for software development:

  • Scientific Computing with Python Certification (300 hours)

  • Data Analysis with Python Certification (300 hours)

  • Information Security Certification (300 hours)

  • Machine Learning with Python Certification (300 hours)

and these sections are great lessons for web development:

  • Responsive Web Design Certification (300 hours)

  • JavaScript Algorithms and Data Structures Certification (300 hours)

  • Front End Libraries Certification (300 hours)

  • Data Visualization Certification (300 hours)

  • APIs and Microservices Certification (300 hours)

  • Quality Assurance Certification (300 hours)