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Know Why Every Techie Should Try Online Coding Test Once

by Wild Noodle Corporation Educational & Recruitment Software
Whether you are an aspiring techie or a tech industry veteran, keeping up with the latest trends is important. Fortunately, you can always try an online coding test. These challenges are fun ways to gauge your current abilities, upgrade your skills, and try new coding problems. 

Online coding tests are presented as competitive platforms—essentially games—where coders join tournaments. They provide a set of coding and programming problems that you must solve. Since it is a game, problems are time-constrained. After submitting your work, an online judge will check if you have solved them correctly and also evaluate the quality of your codes. Then, you are going to be ranked according to your score and how you fare with other competitors. 

Why should you try online coding tests at least once? Here are just some of the many reasons: 

Become a better coder 

The goal of online coding tests is to hone techies to becoming better programmers. By trying out different problems, games, and puzzles, you will be able to explore various concepts and algorithms, many of which are new and not covered by programming subjects taught in school. Also, you will develop a stronger foundation for your preferred language or test other programming languages. Some platforms have an editorial board that explains more about the specific challenge and what approach you should take to come up with a solution. 

Prepare yourself for the future 

You don't have to be a pro to join an online coding test. You can start with very basic coding and programming knowledge and climb up the ladder slowly as you develop skills. The challenges are designed in a simple and gamified environment so you will enjoy learning as you go. With constant practice, you will be able to prepare yourself for the future when the time comes to search for your dream job in the tech industry. 

Solve new problems 

Online coding tests have hundreds of different challenges divided into various categories, featuring all sorts of programming issues. If you are up for difficult coding problems that will challenge your brain and your problem-solving abilities, then you are in the right spot. These platforms can help you take on challenges that you won't probably get at school or work.

Get noticed by employers 

Many employers actually scout talents from these platforms, offering them jobs on the spot. Thus, joining online coding tests is an effective way to show off your skills and flaunt them to recruiters. 

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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