Zapier has graciously provided us with a totally free account to help us zap our daily membership subscribers from Slack to Mailjet, seamlessly, and automatically! Thanks to the support of Zapier, we not only are able to save a tremendous amount of money, but Zapier is also allowing us to save an incredible amount of time. And with a short-staffed organization like ours, both time and money come in short supply. Thank you Zapier for believing in Break Diving!
Google has graciously approved us for their Google Grant program, offering a full GSuite account for our entire staff, breakdiving.org email addresses, and a whopping $120,000/year in google ads in support of our mission. We thank Google tremendously for making it possible for our staff to communicate professionally with others, and to give us a means to advertise our programs and services worldwide to those who are in need of support, friendship, and encouragement. Thank you Google for believing in Break Diving!
SitePoint has graciously offered each of our staff members a sponsored subscription to SitePoint premium, and truth be told, many of the features you see on BreakDiving.io were made possible in part due to books and tutorials provided by Sitepoint! Truly, if you are a coder or want to be, SitePoint is the place to be. Sitepoint has been curating, creating and publishing content for developers since 1999 with a monthly audience of now over 7 million web professionals worldwide. Bottom line, SitePoint Premium offers access to the best technology, design and development books and we love how they help coders worldwide. Go check them out!
Fullstack React: The Complete Guide to ReactJS and Friends, from \newline, is an 800+ page book that will teach you React from the inside out. You'll learn core React concepts from building custom components, to implementing routing, managing application dataflow, unit testing and more. It covers best practices for code organization, testing, performance, and includes practical examples with a complete project in each chapter. Fullstack React, along with all \newline materials, are kept up-to-date so you never need to worry about an outdated resource. The team at Full Stack React has generously provided each member of our team access to this course. Thank you Full Stack React for believing in our mission and helping us help more people worldwide!
ClickUp is probably the best task and project management system on the web. Best part: it's free to use for anyone. We are especially grateful since the team at ClickUp has bumped us up to the professional tier at no cost, thanks to their support of our mission. Thank you ClickUp!
ClickUp is "the one app to replace them all. It's the future of work - where anyone can work on anything. More than just task management - ClickUp offers docs, reminders, goals, calendars, scheduling, and even an inbox. Fully customizable, ClickUp works for every type of team, so all teams can use the same app to plan, organize, and collaborate." We at Break Diving agree!
Scrimba is an incredible web development coding school, all online, that allows you to code while you learn. You literally watch the videos and then pause the video and code right on the video screen itself! It's one of the best web development schools on the internet.
We thank Scrimba and their incredible team for generously sponsoring the Break Diving coding team, giving us free pro access to all their courses. Thanks to Scrimba, we are able to more quickly improve our website. Thanks Scrimba!
We appreciate all the help we can get, and in return, we showcase our sponsors, i.e. those companies who go above and beyond to help us fulfill our mission. We'd to see your company name here too!
Daniel and the folks at Hack Chinese have graciously provided all Break Diving staff members with sponsored accounts to help us improve our Chinese so we can can better help our members who are learning Chinese. Hack Chinese helps students learn Chinese words as quickly as possible. Vocabulary lists from popular Chinese textbooks and proficiency exams make it easy to get started, and their advanced spacing repetition algorithms make learning and remembering easy. Thank you Daniel and Hack Chinese for believing in Break Diving!
HeyTaco has been providing monthly service virtually at no cost thanks to Blake Bos and the HeyTaco team. Thanks to HeyTaco, our staff can easily and effectively show appreciation, recognize accomplishment, and improve someone's mood, all with just a :taco: Without HeyTaco, our staff would not receive the recognition they deserve, and the world would in general be a much sadder place. Thank you Hey Taco for believing in Break Diving!
GoRails is the COOLEST and MOST EFFECTIVE place to max out your Rails coding skills. Every week or two, owner Chris Oliver shares a knowledge packed screen share that shows us how to do yet another awesomely cool thing in rails. Truth be told, many of the features on our upcoming new community site originate with GoRails videos, such as group chat with actioncable, real-time notifications, and in-box messaging! Best part: GoRails provides us with 15 seats... at no charge. Thank you GoRails for believing in Break Diving!
Mastery Games is the brainchild of Dave Geddes, who has masterfully managed to combine fun games with incredible coding skill mastery. His first one (Flexbox Zombies) gives you a flexbox crossbow to use in defense of a zombie onslaught. It's truly amazing how quickly you learn flexbox through this FREE game. But Dave has gone a step further and provided each Break Diving staff member with a free subscription to his newest game Grid Critters, that uses the same funny story telling skills and game psychology to help our staff master CSS Grid as well. Thank you Dave Geddes and Mastery Games for believing in our mission and helping us help more people worldwide!
Thinkific’s powerful all-in-one platform makes it easy to share your knowledge, grow your audience, and scale the business you already love. Whether you’re educating 10 students or 10 million, feel confident that you’ve got the easiest technology and best support in the business.
Thank you to the folks at Thinkific who have agreed to help us grow!
HomeLight is the essential technology platform used by hundreds of thousands of homebuyers and sellers to partner with top real estate agents and win at any step of the real estate journey — whether that's finding a top agent, securing a competitive mortgage, or ensuring on-time, easy close. HomeLight facilitates billions of dollars of real estate on its platform every year. Their vision is a world where every real estate transaction is simple, certain, and satisfying for all.
We thank HomeLight for their generous financial sponsorship of Break Diving.