Code the Cloud
Developer Force is your source for tutorials, books, articles, and videos—whether you’re a salesforce.com administrator wanting to do more with Force.com Platform technologies, or a Java or .NET engineer wanting to make the leap to cloud computing development.
By joining Developer Force, you get a free Developer Edition (DE) environment. Within this DE environment you can explore and develop with the latest Force.com technologies including the Apex Code programming language, Visualforce user-interface layer, Web Services API, and more.
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Your Fast Track to Developing On The Platform
Take advantage of these resources to get up to speed quickly and start developing on Force.com:
- Join Developer Force
- Join Developer Force to get your free Developer Edition (DE) environment and access to key resources. Join Developer Force now
- Follow the Self-Guided Tutorials
- The Force.com Workbook provides a set of practical, step-by-step tutorials that walk you through building and deploying a simple application. This is a great way to get started.Start the Tutorials
- Read the Books
- There are several books available, including the free Force.com Fundamentals that you can read to help you learn how to build custom applications with Force.com Read more about the books
- Watch the Video
- Watch "Intro to Force.com" to learn how to build an application in the cloud using Force.com Watch now