What’s the best way for somebody to learn another programming language?

This episode explains the following nine suggestions for learning a new programming language. These are in no particular order.

  • Read a book on the language.
  • Join a community group.
  • Read magazines.
  • Get your development environment setup and running.
  • Focus on how the new language is different than the ones you already know.
  • Learn how things are done in the new language.
  • Find a mentor.
  • Enroll in a class.
  • Watch online videos and training.