The Practical Uses of Lambda Functions in Python

Lambda functions in Python can be thought of as shorthand functions, often used when the coder is being a little lazy and doesn’t feel like fully defining a function (we’re not judging). Though they look very different from a standard function that you would declare using the def keyword, they execute in much the same way. The … More The Practical Uses of Lambda Functions in Python

What technologies do I need to learn to become a full-stack web developer

Web developers are known for writing code to create, update, and manage website performance. However, a full-stack developer is more than that. A full-stack web developer is a multipurpose programmer, responsible for the development of the project, from the assembly of the servers to the design with CSS and here at BeAPython.Dev we recognize great … More What technologies do I need to learn to become a full-stack web developer

Utilizing Programming Books to Effectively Grow Your Software Development Skills

When it comes to learning and growing skills there are many different ways a person can achieve this. They can learn programming and software design through experience on the job or building projects, reading blogs like mine, watching YouTube or tutorial videos, taking expensive online courses or in person boot-camps, or they can use the … More Utilizing Programming Books to Effectively Grow Your Software Development Skills

Python Palindrome Detection, F Strings, Ternary Operators, and Fail Fast Optimizations

The other day I was scrolling through a learning Python Facebook group that I contribute in to help people and ran across a seemingly simple post where someone was asking why he was getting a highlight error in his IDE. The original poster also wanted to know if this was the correct way to write … More Python Palindrome Detection, F Strings, Ternary Operators, and Fail Fast Optimizations

9 Important Software Development Skills that Don’t Get Enough Attention

While most people learning to code know the obvious skills they should learn like the various programming languages, using data structures and algorithms such as hash tables and selection sorts, and computer science fundamentals like learning how a computer executes code; there are many other skills that arise in a software development position that will … More 9 Important Software Development Skills that Don’t Get Enough Attention

Getting promoted in software development with the help of a mentor

At some point in any software developers career they will think about what steps do they need to complete to get promoted to the next level. With a little bit of dedication and interest as you work in most industries over time you will naturally acquire these skills on your own. However this approach will … More Getting promoted in software development with the help of a mentor

What kind of software development is Python best for?

One of the most common questions I see on learning python forums is “What is python best for” or some variation of it such as “Is python good for GUI?” or one of my favorites, “is Python the greatest language ever for AI?” And if you’ve landed on this page you either have this question … More What kind of software development is Python best for?