Yes, You Should Learn to Code. Here’s Why.

Everyone should learn how to code — but that doesn't mean everyone needs to be a programmer.

Two deer people learning how to code on an old computer
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People who aren’t too curious about software have the craziest ideas of what programming is like. A few months ago, I told my dad I was interested in learning how to code, and he gave me the strangest look I’ve ever seen on his face.