There is no such thing as self-taught. I was community-taught, someone else took the time to teach me, I didn't pay for it, so I pay it fwd.
Someone else wrote that post, made that video, wrote that code, gave that talk. They gave away free time to make sure I learned something.
I just published “Colombia doesn’t have an engineering deficit. Really, it doesn’t.” medium.com/colombia-dev/c…
it's funny how companies will pay lower salaries in different places "because cost of living" but still charge the same for their offerings