HNG Internship is a virtual internship program for people learning to code or design. It usually runs for around 3 months.
The program has 10 stages. Those who are able to fulfill the given tasks within a stated timeframe advance to the next stage.
HNGi8 is the eighth cohort of the program and it's organized by the Zuri Team.
I've read a lot about HNG on Twitter and how its finalist turns out to be prodigies. And also how it's challenging and fast-paced. I wanted to challenge myself with the intent to be among the finalists.
Some of my goals participating in HNGi8 includes:
Learn how to work in a team. - As a self-taught, I don't have much experience working in teams.
Meet and connect with other developers and designers.
Work on challenging projects to improve my skills.
Access to Job opportunities - HNG matches finalists to its pool of potential employers.
Get an HNG T-Shirt and bragging rights on Twitter (IYKYK)
As a self-taught, I use a lot of resources while honing my front-end development skills. Some of the beginner-friendly ones I find includes: