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becoming a freelance Web Developer: three month skills review.

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I'm now three months into my skills review process. I began by using free resources including SoloLearn, Codecademy, and the Odin Project to cover foundational knowledge and to build my programming skills back up to a professional level. Skills that have improved since my last skills review are marked with an up arrow ↑. Scores are out of 5 with 1 being little knowledge, 2 being basic understanding, 3 being good general knowledge, 4 being solid professional level knowledge, and a score of 5 being subject expert knowledge.

  • HTML - 4 ↑
  • CSS - 4 ↑
  • Javascript - 3
  • Bootstrap - 3
  • jQuery - 3
  • Web technologies - 4 ↑
  • Linux - 3
  • UNIX - 4
  • Graphic tools (Inkscape) - 3
  • Wordpress - 2
  • Site builder tools - 4 ↑
  • Algorithms & programming logic - 3
  • Programming - 4 ↑
  • Scripting - 3
  • Responsive design - 2
  • Working with APIs - 2
  • Solution research and bug fixing - 4
  • Networking - 3
  • Git - 2
  • C/C++ - 3
  • Python - 2 ↑
  • Ruby - 3 ↑
  • JAVA - 2
  • PHP - 2 ↑
  • SQL - 2
  • ATOM editor - 2 ↑
  • Wireframing - 2 ↑
  • REST/JSON/AJAX - 2 ↑
  • Databases - 3
  • Team working - 4
  • Agile working - 2
  • Reporting - 4
  • Copywriting - 4
  • Technical writing - 4
  • Board level and committee working - 4
  • Working as a full-time employee - 4
  • Contracting - 4
  • Freelancing - 4
  • Risk management - 4

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