The Future of Coding Is ‘No Code’

Drag-and-drop tools make anyone a maker

A photo of kids on a laptop in class.
Students of a fifth grade of a grammar school use a laptop in class. Photo: Daniel Reinhardt/picture alliance/Getty Images

TTwenty years ago, learning how a website worked was as simple as clicking “view source” in a web browser — which is how many of today’s developers learned to write code. It was easy to start by hacking together custom MySpace or Tumblr themes, which eventually led to building a website or app, and…