12 months, 437 videos and thousands of members

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It’s been one heck of a year :) Thank you SO much to all of our amazing supporters who have helped Think Vitamin Membership reach its first birthday. It was exactly a year ago that we launched. Wow, time flies.

437 Video Tutorials (and growing)

We now have three full-time expert teachers who are publishing new video tutorials every week. Topics we cover include …

  1. Accessibility (Hearing, Vision, Mobility, Forms, Tables and more)
  2. Business (Pricing, Culture, Structure, Funding, Banking, Accounting, Cashflow)
  3. CSS3 (Borders, Gradients, Animation, Typography, Media Queries, Selectors, Backgrounds)
  4. Design (Fudamentals, Color Theory, Browser Testing, HTML emails, Iconography,
  5. Django (Installation, Models, Admin, URLs, Views, Templates)
  6. HTML & CSS (Selectors, Fonts, Backgrounds, Floats, Print, Sass, Blueprint, Compass, Forms, Clear fixes, Sprite Maps, Gradients)
  7. HTML5 (Geolocation, Video, Canvas, Games, Local Storage)
  8. JavaScript (Variables, Comparison operators, Basic types, Node.js, DOM)
  9. jQuery (Selectors, Events, Manipulation, Animation, Queues, Effects)
  10. NoSQL (MongoDB, MapReduce)
  11. PHP (Basics, Authentication, Password hashing, Sessions, MySQL)
  12. Responsive Web Design (Low-fi mockups, Fluid Grids, Media Queries, Mobile)
  13. Ruby (Sinatra, RubyGems, Passenger, Classes and objects, Instance vars, Inheritance, Metaclass, Modules, method_missing)
  14. Ruby on Rails (Scaffolds, Custom method models, Active Record, Views, Forms)
  15. Tools (Terminal, Homebrew, TextMate, YQL)
  16. UX (Kaizen, Wireframing, Low-fi/Hi-fi mockups, UCD)
  17. Git (Commands, Installation, GitHub)
  18. WordPress (Themes, Headers and footers, Index template, Comments, Sidebar)
  19. iOS (Intro, Objective-C, Xcode 4)

Thousands of awesome Members

We’re honored to have thousands of paying customers, including Disney, Amazon, US Marines, BBC, Sprint, QuickSilver and more. We also huge numbers of freelancers and small companies using Think Vitamin Membership.

We appreciate you all SO much. We couldn’t have done it without you all :)

New Master Classes

We’ve launched something new for Gold Members called Master Classes. They are in-depth projects where we show you how to design and build a project from start to finish. So far we’ve covered …

  1. CSS3
  2. HTML5 Mobile Web Apps
  3. Responsive Web Design

Growing Team

We started with just Nick, Jim and myself and now we’re up to eight full time people! We’re moving in to a new 5,000 square foot office in July and then hiring two amazing Teachers and another Video Professional in October.

I’d like to say thank you from the bottom of my heart, to our amazing team. Nick, Jim, Alan, Allison, Amit, Jon and Michael. You guys freaking rock :)

We’re continuing to grow as quickly as we can to deliver better and better content to our Members.

Thanks again!

I just wanted to say a heart-felt thank you to all of our Members. We appreciate you supporting us and cheering us on for the last 12 months. You’re amazing :)

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11 comments on “12 months, 437 videos and thousands of members

  1. Wow, time really flies. :) Working at Carsonified has been one of the best experiences of my life, and I can’t imagine being anywhere else. Here’s to the awesome year ahead!

  2. Wow, time really flies. :) Working at Carsonified has been one of the best experiences of my life, and I can’t imagine being anywhere else. Here’s to the awesome year ahead!

  3. Happy Birthday guys! I’ve been with you since FOWD 2010 and I’ve appreciated the quality videos and human touch you have given the service.  Long may it continue!

  4. It’s been an immense pleasure for me to be able help out by writing code and doing support these past 8 months. We have such an amazing community – the kindest and happiest I’ve ever worked with. I can’t wait to show everyone what Treehouse is all about!