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We're almost done building @freeCodeCamp's updated platform. Rather than ship buggy code on Christmas, we're going to keep hammering on it.🛠

So to make up for the delay, here's a list of 10 new free learning resources, so you can make the most of this last week of 2017!🎄🎊
New Free Learning Resource #1: This interactive CSS Grid course by @perborgen will teach you an exciting new way to build responsive user interfaces. (~5 hour interactive course) medium.freecodecamp.org/heres-my-free-…
New Free Learning Resource #2: The BaseCS podcast teaches you computer science concepts through fun analogies.

@vaidehijoshi and @saronyitbarek host this fun, thoughtful podcast.

The first 8-episode season is live here (~4 hour listen): codenewbie.org/basecs
New Free Learning Resource #3: The command line is fun and powerful. You'll be surprised how much you can do with just a few basic commands.

@brianamarie132 created this video introduction to using Bash and the Linux/Unix command line. (23 minute watch)
New Free Learning Resource #4: Bootstrap is the most popular responsive CSS tool on the planet, and they just released a new version.

Work through this comprehensive Bootstrap 4.0 tutorial by @OhansEmmanuel. You'll learn a ton. (67 minute read)

New Free Learning Resource #5: If you've ever wanted to build your own API, @CarnesBeau will show you how - using lightning fast Node.js. (33 minute watch)
New Free Learning Resource #6: Ever wanted to make money as a freelance developer? @luke_ciciliano has years of freelancing experience, and his video will give you a clear idea of how to get started. (35 minute watch)
New Free Learning Resource #7: If you're starting your starting your developer job search in the new year, @Gustavoaz7_ put together this JavaScript job interview prep handbook just for you. (14 minute read) medium.freecodecamp.org/the-definitive…
New Free Learning Resource #8: If you've dabbled in Ruby on Rails and want to take your rails skills to the next level, try @domantasg's comprehensive intermediate Ruby on Rails tutorial. You'll build a full dynamic web app. (103 minute read) medium.com/p/the-ultimate…
New Free Learning Resource #9: Or if you prefer Python, here's an in-depth tutorial by @abhisuri97 on building a web app using Flask (20 minute read) medium.freecodecamp.org/how-to-use-pyt…
New Free Learning Resource #10: You can also learn more math and computer science theory. Try one of the more than 450 free online university courses that are starting this month: medium.freecodecamp.org/450-free-onlin…
Last but not least, kick off 2018 with the #100DaysOfCode challenge! Coding a little every day is the best way to build strong habits and improve your skills. 100daysofcode.com
The freeCodeCamp contributor team is making steady progress on the beta platform. Join us!

Step #1: Get our open source codebase running locally on your computer: github.com/freeCodeCamp/f…

Step #2: Join our contributor chatroom and introduce yourself: gitter.im/freecodecamp/c…
Finally, freeCodeCamp is a donor-supported nonprofit. You can help us expand these resources even faster. Pledge a small monthly donation to support free technology education for everyone on Earth. donate.freecodecamp.org
Thanks for reading my many tweets. I hope you find these resources helpful and worthy of your scarce time. Here's wishing you happy holidays, and happy coding!

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