#WomanInTech — Senior Engineer at BCG Digital Ventures — General Assembly London Alumna
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I’m no longer ashamed of the fact that I first came to learn to code at the darkest point in my life.

For other people, perhaps going through similarly dark times, pandemic related or otherwise, I wanted to share how learning to code pulled me out of a difficult place.

Frequent Small Wins


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Web accessibility is important. (If you don’t believe me I wrote this blog post to convince you!) Here are 5 simple checks that there are no excuses for not doing. Do not push to production until you can check off every one of these!

1. Look at the HTML of your page

Are the headings in the correct order?


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Experience is as valuable as knowledge — it takes time


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¡Lo hiciste!

  • Ya sabes cómo funciona Alexa y cómo configurar tu Skill en la Alexa Console developer.
  • Además, ya has creado un endpoint, en nuestro caso, esta fue una función Lambda en AWS.
  • También saber cómo escribir la función Lambdabásica y personalizada .
  • Has probado tu skill.
  • Ahora lo único que falta es poner en la Skill Store tu Skill, para que todos puedan usarla.


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  1. Vuelve a la Consola Lambda. Visita mi artículo si estás un poco perdido.
  2. Encuentra la función en la que has estado trabajando.
  3. En el cuadro Código de función, todo lo que tienes…

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1. Remember that women work in tech too


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