This article is part of a series. Here are the other parts:
- Part 1: MT4 EA Forex Course: Intro
- Part 2: MT4 EA Forex Course: our first forex expert advisor (current page)
- Part 3: MT4 EA Forex Course: Trailing Stops
- Part 4: MT4 EA Forex Course: buy and sell
- Part 5: MT4 EA Forex Course: ATR stops and position sizing
Welcome to the second part of our MetaTrader4 Expert Advisor course! Missed the first part? Go read the MT4 EA course Intro now, I’ll wait!
Looking for ready to use EA's instead?Then head over to the Expert Advisor Vault, a website I've launched as a way to offer ready-made expert advisors. There are EA's that can trade moving average crosses, RSI, Stochastic, trailing stops and more!
In this part, we’re going to learn how to use the MetaEditor – the Integrated Development Environment or IDE for MetaTrader4 – to develop those exceptional expert advisors! I’ll show you around the editor and we’re even going to create our first expert advisor. Let’s call that EA the Forex Wall-E.
Get it? Robots, automated programs. Ah, moooving on!
After this article, you will feel comfortable with the MetaEditor and know how to create a new expert advisor. That’s almost halfway to raking in those pips with our automated strategy!
These are your first steps into a new world – with a huge potential pay-off.
Let’s do this.
“Invest in yourself. Your career is the engine of your wealth.”
– Paul Clitheroe