There’s no denying the internet is an excellent resource. A go-to source for entertainment, education, socialising amongst many other things. In fact, it’s actually easier to list the things you can’t find on the internet! However, as the late great Stan Lee once wrote for a Spiderman comic ‘with great power comes great responsibility’. With […]
14 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read
“Companies in every industry need to assume that a software revolution is coming.” -Marc Andreessen We are currently living in an age of software. Therefore, the software revolution is not coming; instead, it has arrived. Software such as Dropbox, Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Skype for Business, and Slack are among the most popular used in modern-day […]
30 October 2019 ∙ 4 minutes to read
Wherever you live in the UK, you are sure to find a number of fascinating Information Technology courses right on your doorstep (or no less than a keystroke away!). Technology degrees, scholarships, apprenticeships, IT training courses, higher education diplomas and free training... take advantage of every opportunity at your fingertips! But it's no good us […]
7 October 2019 ∙ 14 minutes to read
Do you Want to Learn Computer Science?
If you think I.T and the internet are not for you, you’re not alone! If you think you are too old or too behind the times to benefit from it… You are still not alone!
IT Courses exist to help you. Computers and the Internet have become almost indispensable tools of everyday life. Take everything from basic IT lessons online, to computer programming courses with our professional computer science tutors.
IT for beginners build with support in mind because there is so much to learn about the PC. Because devices and computing have become integral in our society. Every job you apply for will see it as a bonus if you have some computing skills. If you are studying and handing in homework, you may […]
29 August 2019 ∙ 11 minutes to read
“Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can't […]
6 June 2019 ∙ 8 minutes to read
“I love [the social media industry] because it exists at the intersection of technology and humanity” - Jeremy Waite Social networking is an important part of modern society. Whether it’s Facebook, Snapchat, or any other of the big social networks, it’d be a shame to miss out on connecting with others. Whether it’s sharing photos, […]
29 May 2019 ∙ 7 minutes to read
IT for beginners is excellent because it lays out bite-sized steps that you can follow, which allows you to be able to use modern technology. From PCs to laptops, to tablets, to phones; no matter what your device, there is something to learn. Taking things slowly integrates the beginners understanding with new technologies. Which ensures […]
7 May 2019 ∙ 7 minutes to read
LinkedIn gives you the chance to show yourself off professionally to the world. Not only in your best light but also to express yourself, establish yourself as a leader in your industry and add some personality to your profile. Linked In allows you to network with like-minded individuals, you can use it to: do Job […]
6 May 2019 ∙ 7 minutes to read
“It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.” - Albert Einstein Around a quarter of people over 60 have never used the internet. Digital exclusion is a big problem in modern society given that almost everything is happening online! Seniors and those who’ve never touched Microsoft Excel, here’s a quick guide […]
29 April 2019 ∙ 6 minutes to read
“PHP is a minor evil perpetrated and created by incompetent amateurs, whereas Perl is a great and insidious evil perpetrated by skilled but perverted professionals.” - Jon Ribbens There’s a passionate community of people who code in PHP. Millions of people use this programming language to create web sites or other web pages. Programming has […]
29 April 2019 ∙ 6 minutes to read
"Our camps and workshops offer a space where girls of color can learn computer science and coding principles alongside their peers, with mentorship from female role models who have established themselves in tech fields where women, and minority women in particular, tend to be underrepresented."- Kimberly Bryant (technologist and electrical engineer at biotechnology field, Genentech) […]
3 August 2018 ∙ 11 minutes to read
“I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.” - Bill Gates Since the invention of the microprocessor, personal electronics have become increasingly popular. When we talk about computers, we […]
1 August 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
“When you’re dealing with computers, you should be like ducks… Appear calm on the surface and pedal like crazy underneath.” -Richard Lallement Whether you want an introduction to computers, become a software developer or take programming courses - there are many reasons you might want to known more about computers and their history. Either way, […]
2 March 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
“What’s the use of the Internet - apart from going on the Internet…” - Jacob Berger, Transfert magazin, January 1999 In only a few years, a lot has changed: the transition from the 20th to the 21st centuries was a huge leap forward for the Internet and for the computational power of electronic devices. The […]
31 January 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
Thanks to computer training, gone are the days where installing a programme, editing a photo, or fixing IT problems can take hours. Learning to programme or how to create a web site has never been so easy thanks to the C, Visual Basic,, Java or MySQL database, HTML, CSS, or Python programming experts on Superprof's […]
31 January 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
“You can see the computer age everywhere but in the productivity statistics” Robot Solow (b. 1924), American economist. As we now know, computers and the internet have sped up the exchange of information. Except for the elderly and those in developing nations, everyone knows how to type on a computer. This is very true for those […]
29 January 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
There’s no shortage of jobs in IT. A quick job search will show plenty of results. The sector is constantly looking out for new people, especially talented people who specialise in certain fields like web design, UI design, and even animation. Before you become a web application developer, system or network administrator, or embark on any […]
18 January 2018 ∙ 8 minutes to read
IT is a massive subject and it’s everywhere in the modern world. In addition to using computers, tablets, and smartphones, IT literacy and computer skills also play an important role in business and are becoming increasingly important as the years roll on. Whether you want to learn basic computer skills, perfect your typing and master […]
17 January 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read
Take IT Lessons and Become a Computer Whizz
It’s hard to exist in this modern world without knowing computer basics but it’s never too late to learn something new especially something that will make your life that little bit easier.
Whether you want to get to grips with the basics or brush up on your existing skills, Superprof has tutors available and ready to help.
From understanding social media to computer programming and coding, you can find the right tutor for your IT needs.
If you are not very computer savvy, having a private tutor to teach you the basics can be hugely beneficial. From setting up your desktop or laptop to downloading apps to understanding your computer’s settings, private lessons can build your confidence with technology.
Tutors can even help you understand all types of devices such as tablets and smartphones.
There’s no reason to feel lost when it comes to technology!
Advanced Computer Skills
If you are already confident using a computer but want to advance your skills then a private tutor can also help you achieve this. Superprof has computer experts to guide you in computer programming including analysis, algorithms and coding.
Do you struggle with Excel or want to learn all the relevant codes?
Are you developing your own business and need to understand marketing strategies or Google Adwords?
Whatever your IT needs, a private tutor will help you reach your goals.
The Cost of Private IT Lessons
On Superprof, there is a range of tutors with varying rates depending on their level of expertise and experience.
So, if you’re on a budget, you can always find someone available to share their knowledge for a price that suits you.
You will become a computer whizz in no time!