Episode 7 – Learning Checkpoint

We would like to start this post by saying Thank You to all of dear participants. We appreciate the enthusiasm and excitement you have shown on social media & during the sessions.

Did you miss the initial 6 episodes? No worries, we have you covered!!! As per your request, this week we will be hashing out and revisiting some of the basics of coding again on your path towards #AwesomeDev.

Episode 7 (series of 25 episodes) is scheduled for Feb 13, 8:30 pm EST by Jitendra Zaa.

Register here for webinar.

We will cover:

  • Basics of Apex Classes
  • Function Overloading
  • Function Overriding
  • SOQL
  • Test Classes
  • DML & Error Handling
  • Using Visual Studio Code with Salesforce
  • Q&A

You can find the recordings of all previous Path to Code Episodes on our YouTube Channel. Slides (and recordings) can be found under each episode on our website.

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Episode 6- Performing DML & Error Handling

We hope you are enjoying the Path To Code series on your journey of becoming an #AwesomeDev in Salesforce!

Episode 6 is scheduled for Feb 06, 2019 at 8:30 pm EST and will be presented by Amit Chaudhary.

How to Register

Sign up here to join Episode 6, you can join from mobile as well!!!

Please note that we have limit of 100 attendees that can join the online sessions. However, all recordings would be posted on our YouTube channel.

In this episode, we will cover:

  • Manipulate Records with DML
    • insert
    • update
    • delete
    • upsert
    • undelete
    • merge
  • Bulk DML
  • Database Methods and Error Handling
  • Transaction Control
    • Savepoint
    • Rollback

You can find the recordings of all of our previous Path to Code Episodes on our YouTube Channel.


Episode 5 – Writing Unit Tests in Apex

We hope you are enjoying the Path To Code series on your journey of becoming an #AwesomeDev in Salesforce!

How to Register

Sign up here to join Episode 5. You can join from your mobile as well!

Episode 5 is scheduled for Jan 30, 2019 at 8:30 pm EST and will be presented by Jigar Shah.

Please note that we have limit of 100 attendees that can join the online sessions. However, all recordings would be posted on our YouTube channel and corresponding episode post.

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Episode 4 – Basics of SOQL & Best Practices

We hope you are enjoying the Path To Code series on your journey of becoming an #AwesomeDev in Salesforce!

Episode 4 is scheduled for Jan 23, 2019 at 8:30 pm EST and will be presented by Amit Chaudhary.

How to Register

Sign up here to join Episode 4, you can join from mobile as well!!!

Please note that we have limit of 100 attendees that can join the online sessions. However, all recordings would be posted on our YouTube channel.

In this episode, we will cover:

  • What is SOQL
  • Basics of SOQL
    • Condition Expression Syntax (WHERE Clause)
    • Operators, Date Literals
    • Aggregate Function
    • GROUP BY
    • HAVING
    • Order By
    • LIMIT
  • Workbench
  • Relationship Queries
  • SOQL in Apex, Querying Record in Batches By Using SOQL For Loops
  • Basics of SOSL, Best Practices

Slide of SOQL and SOSL

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Episode 3 – Classes, Inheritance, Abstract Class, and Interfaces

We hope you are enjoying the Path To Code series on your journey of becoming an #AwesomeDev in Salesforce!

Episode 3 is scheduled for Jan 16, 2019 at 8:30pm EST and will be presented by Jitendra Zaa.

Register here

Sign up here to attend Episode 3 on Jan 16

In this episode, we will cover:

  • What are classes and objects
  • Access Specifiers – global, public, protected, and private
  • Why do we even care about private, lets make everything public
  • Multilevel Inheritance vs Multiple Inheritance
  • Why do we need Abstract class and Interfaces
  • Interfaces and markup interfaces

Questions during Episode 3

  • Should we create child class every time we need to make change?
  • What is difference between Object vs SObject in Salesforce?

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You can find the recordings to all of our Path to Code Episodes on our YouTube Channel.

Episode 2 – Conditional Statements, Loops

Thank you #Ohana for a warm welcome on our first PathToCode adventure!

Keep up the energy and enthusiasm since there are many beautiful destinations to visit on this journey to become an #AwesomeDev. Staying true to our word, we are back with another interesting episode.

How to Register

Signup here to join Episode 2, you can join from mobile as well!!!

Please note that we have limit of 100 attendees that can join the online sessions. However, all recordings would be posted on our YouTube channel.

Episode 2 will be presented by Jigar Shah on January 9 – 8:30pm EST

In Episode 2, we will cover the following topics:

  • Control flow statements within Apex
  • Ternary Operators
  • Iteration using Loops
  • Examples of when to use List vs Set vs Hashmap (as per feedback of Episode 1)
  • Q&A

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You can find the recordings to all of our Path to Code Episodes on our YouTube Channel.

Episode 1 – Introduction to Salesforce

Happy Holidays everyone!

How would you like to kick off the New Year with a new resolution and new learning initiative? Join us as we take you on the journey from #AwesomeAdmin to #AwesomeDev. As promised we have come up with our very first episode of Path To Code.

Register here to join Episode 1.

Please note that we have limit of 100 attendees that can join the online sessions. However, all recordings would be posted on our YouTube channel.

Episode 1 will be presented by Jitendra Zaa on January 2 – 8:30pm EST .

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Path to Code – Curriculum

Below are the list of topics we are planning on covering over the course of 25 weeks. Feel free to suggest other topics or provide us with some feedback in comments section :

  1. Introduction to Salesforce, Variables, Data Types, & Developer Console
  2. Conditional Statements, Loops
  3. Classes, Object, Interface, Abstract Class, Inheritance
  4. Basics of SOQL & Best Practices
  5. Test Classes, Best Practices of writing Test Classes
  6. Performing DML & Error Handling
  7. Learning Checkpoint – Classes and Apex Basics
  8. Integration 101 – REST Callout and how to use Postman and cURL
  9. Building SOAP Integrations in Salesforce
  10. External Services – On Hold
  11. Building & Exposing REST APIs from Salesforce
  12. Basics of Trigger
  13. Trigger – Advanced
  14. Basics of HTML
  15. Basics of JavaScript
  16. Hello Lightning Component
  17. Communication between Lightning Components using Event
  18. Asynchronous Apex – Future, Queue-able
  19. Scheduler & Batch Apex
  20. Design Pattern – Gang of Four
  21. Design Pattern – 2 (Including Trigger Factory Pattern)
  22. Design Pattern – 3
  23. Design Pattern – 4
  24. Introduction to ANT
  25. Salesforce DX

Happy Coding !!!