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Which of the following are your preferred ways of learning?

Survey period: 15 Apr 2019 to 22 Apr 2019

Some methods are more efficient than others.

OptionVotes% 
Written tutorials61260.47
Video tutorials39639.13
Reading a book50449.80
Online interactive tutorials32231.82
By modifying and extending an existing application49148.52
Using the docs and trial-and-error44343.77
Formal courses19719.47
Randomly copying and pasting online code examples17417.19
Other302.96
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
GeneralRe: By Doing Pin
#realJSOP15-Apr-19 13:56
mva#realJSOP15-Apr-19 13:56 
GeneralEverything is better than videos Pin
Mike (Prof. Chuck)14-Apr-19 23:03
professionalMike (Prof. Chuck)14-Apr-19 23:03 
GeneralRe: Everything is better than videos Pin
Christian Graus15-Apr-19 17:22
mveChristian Graus15-Apr-19 17:22 
GeneralRe: Everything is better than videos Pin
Stuart Dootson16-Apr-19 1:11
professionalStuart Dootson16-Apr-19 1:11 
GeneralRe: Everything is better than videos Pin
Rob Philpott16-Apr-19 7:11
MemberRob Philpott16-Apr-19 7:11 
GeneralRe: Everything is better than videos Pin
den2k8817-Apr-19 2:24
professionalden2k8817-Apr-19 2:24 
GeneralFormal courses are the best... PinPopular
OriginalGriff14-Apr-19 22:36
mveOriginalGriff14-Apr-19 22:36 
GeneralRe: Formal courses are the best... Pin
den2k8814-Apr-19 22:43
professionalden2k8814-Apr-19 22:43 
I'm totally with you on everything you wrote. I'd only wxchange the order of "written tutorials" and "using the docs", with the caveat that it applies ony if the docs are well written (i.e. Win32 API).
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Mike (Prof. Chuck)14-Apr-19 23:52
professionalMike (Prof. Chuck)14-Apr-19 23:52 
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ronlease16-Apr-19 4:55
professionalronlease16-Apr-19 4:55 
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OriginalGriff16-Apr-19 5:06
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Andreas Mertens16-Apr-19 5:03
professionalAndreas Mertens16-Apr-19 5:03 
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OriginalGriff16-Apr-19 5:12
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Andreas Mertens16-Apr-19 5:26
professionalAndreas Mertens16-Apr-19 5:26 

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