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3 Easy Tips for Online Coding Challenges

by Wild Noodle Corporation Educational & Recruitment Software
When programmers want to learn new languages or up their game, they take online coding challenges. These are websites that offer coding games or tasks that participants have to solve. The purpose of these sites is to help programmers practice and measure their improvements over time. Most online coding challenges let you compete with other programmers by hosting contests and even offering prizes to make things more fun.
 
Educators also use online coding websites for teaching programming to students. Meanwhile, recruiters use them for assessing IT candidates as part of their recruitment process.
 
There's no doubt that online coding challenges offer many benefits to IT students and professionals. But with too many of them online, you may find it overwhelming and difficult to choose one. How do you choose the right website? Take a look at these three simple tips.
 
1. Read reviews or search for top programming sites 

The easiest way to find online coding challenges worth considering is to search for the top creators. You'll find many review sites that give their honest opinions as to why their choices are the best. They will explain how the game works and the particular programming languages that you can learn.

2. Consider the features of the coding challenge website

Some online coding challenges have leaderboards for each type of game so that players can see their scores or ratings and track their progress. For programmers looking to land a job in the IT industry with competitive salaries, such a feature is truly a game-changer. It can help them get noticed by top employers immediately. It can also be a reliable proof of their programming skills.

3. Choose a site that has challenges suitable to your skill level

One of the first things to consider when choosing a coding game is your skill level. It may not be wise to pick a challenge that is either too easy or too hard for you. The best platform offers you a variety of individual challenges and hosts contests according to your current skills. Every time you level up, the games also become more difficult. That's how the best online coding website can guide you progressively until you master your craft and reach your programming goals.


About the Author:

Wild Noodle Corporation develops educational and recruitment software that provide tools and services for the companies and recruiters to attract and assess the best software developers, predictably and cost-effectively. It does this by running competitions that attract top technical talent, working with companies to promote their brand and job opportunities to the audience, providing quantitative assessments of candidates, and integrating employer feedback with machine learning to better predict job performance and pre-hire. Its Herbert programming challenge has been used successfully with over 10K users on over 200K tests, and its assessment score is proven to be well correlated with job success.



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