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Advice for junior developers

So you got your first programming job, now what?

(Looking at it, this is good advice for all of us)

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  1. The 4 common ways cars try to kill me
  2. I ran a marathon
  3. The Madness of Saturday
  4. Keeping a daily work log
  5. A frustrating Web.config transformation error
  6. My first century
  7. How _not_ to compare file versions in C#
  8. Auto-incrementing build numbers in Visual Studio 2012
  9. "The definition of the report 'XYZ' is invalid."
  10. Side effects of bike commuting
  11. By the numbers: Coldest ride ever
  12. The difference between 'git fetch' and 'git pull'
  13. Freshman Lunch Shenanigans
  14. Getting an '__doPostBack is undefined' error in IE10
  15. Noticing an odd difference between different implementations of JSON.stringify
  16. How not to make a sale
  17. Prayer for the repose of the dead
  18. You Meet All Kinds of People Cycling
  19. So iBooks Have a Hidden Unique ID
  20. The Three Most Important Pieces of Information for a Kid
  21. 20 Years Later, I Still Can't Read Ramona the Pest
  22. In which I decide not to bother with New Year's Resolutions
  23. I kinda regret deleting my Instagram account
  24. Hacking my eating habits
  25. I have been a dad for 10 years
  26. The most uncomfortable training session ever
  27. Minor hiccup with Google Drive
  28. I love living in The Highlands
  29. A dark start to the day
  30. Renting an Apartment in Boston
  31. I think I need to get over myself a little bit
  32. Making a mobile site behave like an iOS app
  33. Picasa data API fun: Creating albums and uploading images
  34. SVN working copy is nested?
  35. My one, feeble attempt at being a cracker of software.
  36. My Own Personal Daily WTF v1
  37. Get on your bike. No excuses
  38. Pixel level drawing with the canvas element
  39. New Year's Resolutions
  40. How to write a very simple jQuery Plugin
  41. Must-Have Chrome Extensions
  42. Preserving the $ with jQuery.noConflict
  43. Can't load XRegExp twice in the same frame
  44. Converting a Unix timestamp to a real Postgres date
  45. HTML5 Data Attributes and jQuery.data()
  46. Memories Wrapped Up in Music
  47. A poem for our daughters
  48. Handling Windows API Callbacks in VB .NET
  49. My Favorite Explanation of clip: rect();
  50. Basics of QR Codes
  51. Adding/Deleting Events with the Google Calendar API
  52. Basic Authentication with Titanium.Network.HTTPClient
  53. Even better overriding the Firebug console in IE
  54. SQL Management Studio 2008 says Saving changes is not permitted.
  55. Revert to a previous revision with Subversion
  56. Catching Ajax errors with jQuery
  57. Fun with Vim movement commands
  58. Copying ADODB Recordsets Across Databases
  59. The Proxy Pattern in Javascript
  60. Snippet for popping up a jQuery UI Dialog
  61. A Caveat When Declaring Javascript Arrays
  62. With jQuery, Awesomeness Abounds
  63. One-liner to syntax check a Python script
  64. Coding for Doctors in Haiti
  65. Changing an application's favicon in CherryPy
  66. Localizing PHP with gettext
  67. Running a CherryPy app with Apache and mod_python
  68. Basics of the Alternative PHP Cache (APC)
  69. Converting an RFC 3339 date to a Python timestamp(plus an update to my Google Docs backup script)
  70. Flickr REST API Basics
  71. Short list of required web developer tools
  72. Getting the caption of an image attached to a WordPress post
  73. Simple tabbed HTML navigation buttons
  74. Making sure FireBug console calls don't bomb in IE
  75. You have to be able to talk to people
  76. Not breaking the rules, but still being a jerk
  77. Fear
  78. Growing Up Pyro
  79. Locking Down Facebook
  80. Automatically blocking Twitter spam accounts
  81. File modification date/times in Python
  82. SSH Tunneling: Taming the series of tubes
  83. My single-handed destruction of an Ecuadorian cafe
  84. Basic page routing with CherryPy
  85. Demystifying Python Decorators
  86. Handy VBScript ASP syntax shortcut
  87. Twitter Trends: Experimenting with Adobe Air
  88. Getting started with CherryPy
  89. Installing things on Linux is still a pain in the tuchus
  90. Facebook's OpenID Support: Much Improved!
  91. Basic Lighttpd Setup
  92. Be Safe and Don't Be a Jerk
  93. Facebook's OpenID Support: It's cute and all but...
  94. Basics of the PHP PCRE functions
  95. This Bash trick will make your brain explode
  96. Saving the world with PHP array functions
  97. The PalmOS Browser War That Never Was
  98. 8 years today (and 14 years last March)
  99. It's not hard to avoid sounding like a moran moron
  100. Premature Optimization less harmful than Immature Stupidity
  101. Where am I? Where are you?
  102. Using PrototypeJS with Greasemonkey
  103. Yes, it's a camera. No, it doesn't need film
  104. Backing up your Google Docs
  105. Twitter Search API: Make millions, wow your friends.
  106. The shapening
  107. Writing a simple Twitter-bot in PHP
  108. Event handling with PrototypeJS
  109. Sometimes being a dad is all too real
  110. A refugee from the world
  111. HTML Emails for fun and profit
  112. Javascript awesomeness with Prototype
  113. Regular expressions in VBA
  114. Manipulating PDF files with Visual Basic .NET
  115. Google Client Logins
  116. Your data is your life. Why aren't you protecting it?
  117. RAID basics
  118. My .vimrc file
  119. I'm just a little bit starstruck
  120. In which handiness ensues
  121. It begins
  122. Profiling PHP with APD
  123. Fun with Branching Merging
  124. Comment Engine: Round 2
  125. Comment Engine: Round 1
  126. Foray into the Google App Engine
  127. Un-befuddling OpenID
  128. From Javascript to PHP and Back Again
  129. The fun solution is not always the right one
  130. Good Lazy vs. Bad Lazy
  131. Search Replace with vim
  132. The Editor War
  133. Interviewing is hard and annoying
  134. Further Adventures of a Domino's CSR
  135. How I Single-Handedly Further Disgruntled a Disgruntled Domino's Assistant Manager
  136. Further Tales of a Disgruntled Domino's Manager in Training
  137. Domino's Nightly Stoner Encounter
  138. Most bizzare lack of tip on a delivery
  139. The Saga of an Uhappily-Married-Disgruntled Manager at Domino's: Part 1