Ladies Love Code: Tanea Nicole
Tanea Nicole • Designer & Blogger — hollywoodandwine.co
Tanea is a blogger and web designer based in the Dallas, Texas area. She’s a self-described fangirl and a geek at heart who loves all things entertainment. Movies, TV, books, home decor, and style are just a few of the things she loves and covers on her blog.
When did you start coding?
I started coding back in high school while I took a multi-media class. I loved it so much that I used what I learned to make stuff on my own!
What are some coding projects you’re currently working on?
Before my current blog hollywoodandwine.co, I had a previous web design blog at tanea.co. I’m currently working on a couple of smaller coding projects. I’m also a developer for a broadcast media company.
What is your favorite code editor?
Dreamweaver, but I often use Notepad++ when I’m on my PC because it’s so much lighter.
What is your favorite CMS?
WordPress! I’ve been using it for so many years and I love it.
What is your favorite coding language?
HTML and CSS are my favorites because I love their simplicity.
Do you have any advice for women learning code?
Don’t be intimidated by this male-dominated industry, because there are lots of other women who love coding too! Also, I definitely recommend taking up a fun side project (like a blog) where you can practice coding. You’ll have fun and learn a lot.
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