I am Martin. I am the CEO of Code+Design Initiative – a non-profit which runs hackathons to get young people into tech.

I also have been offering my services as a freelancer for over 15 years: I help my clients to define and reach their digital goals.

I write articles and create products.

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To design web pages, you should really use a good text editor. Microsoft’s open source text editor Visual Studio Code (VSC) is such an editor. Here is how I set it up and which plugins help me...

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