women in digital

Coming to our Ada

she does digital • october 9

Coming to our Ada - why Ada Lovelace’s legacy is as important to feminism as it is to computer science.

Ada Lovelace’s contribution to technical science has had such a profound impact on computer advancement that we’re still benefiting from her creation of the very first computer code.

In fact, you can thank Ada for being able to read this blog post right now.

events

She Does… Meet Up #1

rose mountague • september 27

One of the main aims of She Does Digital is to develop and grow a community of like-minded digital professionals where we can all learn and share ideas, so putting on a networking event was the perfect opportunity to do just that.

resources

She Does Digital: Free Resources for Learning to Code

arianne donoghue • september 22

At a She Does Digital networking event earlier this week, on my table, we began to talk about learning to code and how many amazing resources are out there. Since everybody isn’t lucky enough to necessarily have fantastic courses located near them, we began to discuss how else you could learn, using free resources online.

#wheredidyoustart

#Wheredidyoustart №11: Heather Paxton

she does digital • september 4

Who says that those teen years of mastering Photoshop were a waste of time? Not Heather Paxton — the next digital creative to take the reins of our #wheredidyoustart campaign. Read on to find out more about Heather, and how she’s taken her first steps into the digital industry, fresh out of uni.

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#Wheredidyoustart №10: Anna Warren

she does digital • august 4

The latest #wheredidyoustart profile comes from Anna Warren, Media & Content Coordinator at Leeds University Union. Anna details how she found her way into working in digital.

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#Wheredidyoustart №9: Holly Wyatt

she does digital • july 18

Fancy working in digital but not sure where to begin? Grab a cuppa and get ready to be inspired by Holly’s advice for newcomers.

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#Wheredidyoustart №8: Jessica Wade

she does digital • june 8

We caught up with social media executive Jessica Wade about the highs and lows of her journey into digital and advice she’d give to her younger self...