Log of what of Josue Martinez has learned at Techie Youth

Mon. Aug. 8, 2022

Blockchain Importance

Today I learned the definition of a blockchain as well as why it is so useful to Bitcoin. Without the use of blockchain Bitcoin could not be created. Blockchain is an encrypted database that is shared between multiple nodes. It’s application is extremely popular because it contains personal and important data that is strongly secured.

Fri. Aug. 5, 2022

Lesson review

Today I reviewed a lesson on the different scene cuts on video editing. I also reviewed how to keep your content organized and the best tactic as to how to decide which scenes or sounds to use or add based on the feelings the editor or director wants the audience to have.

Tue. Aug. 2, 2022

Version Control

Today I learned what a version control was and how to install one. Purpose of a version control is to manage website files so that no data is mistakenly deleted or overwritten. The two most popular version controls are GIT and subversion(SVN).

Mon. Aug. 1, 2022

Time Management

Today I learned about the importance of time management. I also learned that key to how to maintain it. In order to master time management there has to be a sacrifice in your habits. This means that television, social media, and gaming consumption has to be drastically lessened or taken out of daily life.

Fri. Jul. 29, 2022

Web Development Structure

Today I learned the difference between backend and front end web development. Also, I discovered the difference between a web developer and a web designer. Frontend web development deals with the physical display of the website. The words on the screen is there with the use of HTML and the actual colors and fonts use CSS. The profession that is considered a Frontend enveloped is web designer. Backend web development deals with the coding and programs that can’t be seen but are essential to making the website work and function. Web developers usually fall into this category. People that work with both front end and backend are considered full stack.

Thu. Jul. 28, 2022

Film/Video Editing

Today I learned about the basics and principles of video editing. I also learned the pros and cons of being a freelance and professional editor. In my opinion, for someone just starting video editing or have a lack of experience, I believe that it would be more beneficial to start as a freelance editor to build experience working with clients. I also learned the difference between a J cut and an L cut and that they were named after the shape they form in the edits. Editing cuts are important because they help the create the emotions needed in the storyline. They also make the scenes more cohesive and understanding to the audience.

Wed. Jul. 27, 2022

Important HTML Basics Learning

Today I learned the basics of HTML and its various tags. Hyper Text Markup Language or HTML is a computer language that holds the purpose of controlling web display. If works hand and hand with CSS which provides the style of the web page and text displayed. Some examples of HTML tags include body, h1-h6, title, strong, and more.