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May 29

7 Must Visit Spots In Ubud

Jules (@JulesJetsets) is a Los Angeles based travel and lifestyle influencer. She has always valued the kind of independence and freedom that travel could offer. With her camera in one hand and her passport in the other, she’s ready to tackle any new adventure that comes her way!

While there...

May 05

5 Of The Best Hangout Spots In Canggu

Jules (@JulesJetsets) is a Los Angeles based travel and lifestyle influencer. She has always valued the kind of independence and freedom that travel could offer. With her camera in one hand and her passport in the other, she’s ready to tackle any new adventure that comes her way!

Bali has...

Apr 12

Which Course Should I Take

We’re proud to have just launched our brand new digital marketing course! In building The Institute of Code, we realised there were very few places people could learn updated digital marketing skills. Most were too theoretical or completely outdated. On top of that, very few places taught the technical skills...

Mar 14

Epic 2 Day Instagram Tour Of Bali

We’ll take you to the most scenic, photographic, Instagrammable locations around northern Bali where you’ll snap, ‘gram and experience the beauty of Bali.

We’ve always enjoyed concluding our coding retreats on a high. After each student has bracketed their last element and triple-tested their media queries, we spend an afternoon...

Feb 26

How To Score Cheap Flights And Other Travel Hacks

In the original Wall Street movie, the infamous Charlie Sheen wistfully tells his girlfriend “I think if I can make a bundle of cash before I’m thirty and get out of this racket, I’ll be able to ride my motorcycle across China.”

Oct 25

The 5 Most Common Misconceptions About Learning To Code

I recently started working for a start-up called The Institute of Code (IOC). We run 10 day bootcamps teaching front end web-development. Each session, up to 15 motivated and diverse students head to beautiful villas in amazing tropical locations around the world to learn to web development skills - pretty...

Aug 24

How Learning To Code Can Help You Grow Your Business

When I first launched my business, the Media Institute, I pretty much had the web skills of a monkey. In fact a monkey probably had better web skills than me; my skills didn’t exist whatsoever. As a former journalist I’ve always been good with words, that’s my thing. Tech skills,...

Jul 22

Want A Career In Graphic Design Heres Why You Need To Learn To Code

With so many graphic designers now working on digital products, understanding the digital media that has become the canvas is now essential.

Agencies and recruiters actively seek out graphic designers who can code, leading Monkia Nakamine of The Creative Group to assert that “if you are a designer with coding...

Jul 15

Why Ive Hung Up My Surfboard For 10 Days To Sit In A Classroom Learning To Code

There are certain skills that are essential for running your own business - like having proper emotional intelligence to work well with clients, understanding marketing, and a basic understanding of how to code…

Chantell is an author, marketing/advertising consultant and entrepreneur and attended our June 10 course to help take...

Jul 09

Why I Decided To Learn To Code In Bali With Institute Of Code

Flashback to a year ago and you probably couldn’t pay me to learn to code. The task seemed overwhelming, impossible to tackle and frankly boring – especially when I envisioned my options: trying to go it alone with online courses or Youtube tutorials or signing up for a physical course...

Jul 08

Haley Unscripted The Institute Of Code

“Lifelong learning is extremely important to me. Attending The Institute of Code is a brilliant way of up-skilling while also being on holiday and enjoying every second.”

Haley is one of our past students who trekked all the way from United States to Bali to join us on our front-end...