The Crafting Code Tour by Brandon Savage


19 cities. 14 states. Two countries. 

Coming Summer 2014!

Learn what it takes to move from writing code to crafting it. This special, one-of-a-kind tour will leave you with a renewed love of the craftsmanship of developing code. And the best part? It's completely free! Coming to a user group near you in the Summer of 2014!

Your Code Sucks! Five Tools for Evaluating the Quality of Your Code

You know you want to write great code, but how do you know what great code looks like? Using these tools, you’ll be able to figure out exactly what areas of your application are great, and which could use the most improvement. Plus, learn how to apply these tools on a daily basis in your development, automatically!

Presented by Brandon Savage, author of Mastering Object Oriented PHP:

Brandon Savage has been a software developer since 2003. Ever since discovering that he could use software to automate routine tasks, he’s been hooked. Brandon is passionate about perfecting the art of software development.

Brandon blogs, speaks and writes regularly about software development topics. Brandon works at Mozilla on the Socorro project, working daily to make Firefox better. Brandon is also an instrument rated private pilot and enjoys traveling.

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  • Eric O.

    I put in a support request to get it applied. They just replied saying it has been added. So off I go to try this out.

    June 25

  • Eric O.

    Anyone get the code climate redeem code to work? I went to the URL and found no place to actually enter it. It did redirect me from to

    June 24

    • David R.

      Haven't tried mine yet, but I'll letter you know...

      June 25

  • Eric O.

    Very useful and I cant want to test out some stuff learned.

    1 · June 24

  • David R.

    To everyone coming tonight: park on the 3rd floor or higher in the parking garage OR in the residential area of Thornton Park. Meters are free after 6pm, too!

    June 24

  • jose

    No more space for this metting?

    1 · June 18

    • jose

      So, it it open or not? It does say RSVP closed.

      June 18

    • David R.

      Sorry folks. The RSVP timeout was set to the default: 1 week out. Corrected!

      June 19

  • Isabel

    I am seeking an advanced PHP Programmer familiar with Cake and the Amazon servers. Initial needs are completion of project & couple hours a week to maintain project. If this works out, new project development. Office in technology incubator at UCF.

    June 16

  • David R.

    Hey, all. Note that I've updated the details for this meeting based on Brandon's schedule. We'll have pizza and beer available, possibly some other soft drinks, if requested. Update your RSVP accordingly...!

    1 · March 31, 2014

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