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Short, practical screencast tutorials to amplify your programming skills.

What is the Frontier?

Finding quality content online to advance your skills can be challenging. Let Big Nerd Ranch help you navigate the noise with short, high-quality screencasts and instruction on topics and concepts that level up your skills.

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Who is it for?

Engineers and designers who are being paid to write code. We know your time is valuable. This means our screencasts get right to the point, delivering bite bite-sized chunks of documentation in 5-10 minute screencasts. If you’re new to programming or just getting started, you should check out some of our upcoming bootcamps.

Getting Started

Try scheduling 10 minutes each day to watch a screencast. You can start by watching some of our sample screencasts. You can also search our screencast collection or browse a list of skill packs to guide your training. If you commit to watching a screencast each day during your free trial, we are certain you’ll learn something that will make your life as a programmer easier.


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"The videos are perfect little nuggets of knowledge that can help a developer on the path to doing some more advance programming for their iOS, Android, and Web apps."
Landon, Web Developer at TCI
"I don't always have time to spend a week in class... but I always have time for a 3 or 5 or 10 minute screencast to help me solve an advanced problem or learn a new technique."
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