In this very amusing blog post (you must read it to the end!), by student Michelle Bu, you’ll find out how hard her first coding experience was for her:
I was laughing out loud as I read it.
I’ve realized that with each piece of code I’ve written since my triangles, I’ve only gotten better at “Googling it,” debugging, and being generally competent about miscellaneous programming topics–and it’s all because I saw each and every silly project through. — Michelle Bu
So 21 months ago, she didn’t even know how to write a loop. Now she’s a Ph.D. student in computer science.
Check out Michelle’s Projects.