Learning to code is usually fun, but not always. It can be confusing and frustrating and often times boring. SitePoint offers a little mind trick to get around this: treat a new concept like you’re playing with a shiny new thing.
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Try this mindset shift:
With a more playful mindset, you’ll learn much faster, you’ll remember stuff longer, and you’ll have more fun.
That’s how kids are learning to code — through fun and games — and how many self-taught programmers learn as well — experimenting and trying new things out.