When comparing Udacity vs SnoopCode, the Slant community recommends Udacity for most people. In the question“What are the best websites to learn to code?” Udacity is ranked 3rd while SnoopCode is ranked 46th.
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Pro Courses taught by industry professionals
Pro All courses are self-paced
Courses are always made available which means there is no waiting for the specific course you want to run. You can work through the courses as fast or as slow as you want.
Pro Offers Nanodegrees
Udacity offers a few different Nanodegrees which provide access to various different courses, project reviews and coaching support for $200/month.
Current options include Front End Web Developer, Data Analyst and Android Developer. See the full list here.
Pro Courses are easy to understand
Pro Actual feedback on coding projects
You get actual feedback from developers on your code, which is useful. Yes having your sites/apps do what it is supposed to do is important, but you need feedback to learn industry standards/best practices and other gotchas that are much harder to learn on your own.
Pro GIF videos for every topic
GIFs are used to show the student how the code changes the project, helping to clearly explain and demonstrate the topic being taught.
Pro Live code editors with instant previews
Pro Built-in editor
Snoopcode offers built-in editors throughout the lessons for practicing code.
Pro Interactive tutorials
Each topic has interactive tutorials that include GIFs, examples, and built-in code editors.
Pro Great source for reference
Best thing is tutorials, reference, GIF's and live code editors are available at one place. Thanks to SnoopCode.com for coming out with different approach for learning Web Development.
Con Nanodegrees are expensive
Udacity is quite expensive at $200/month if you want to do a nanodegree.
Con Limited number of languages are offered