Writing code isn’t really too hard. Finding out the tiny little piece of syntax or the magic word that’s been holding you up for most of the day is really hard. It’s that act of intuition and perserverance that marks out the lot of the daily software developer.
Some of the best ways to get past that sticking point is seeing how others have worked out similar technical problems until they have something that works. The world of technical blogs is a huge boon to all techies. Here’s another one.