November 21, 2016
Why the Quality of Your Code Matters
Since reading code is naturally challenging, if you write code that you’re barely able to follow as you write it, you’ll find you’re unable to comprehend it all later. Professional developers write so much code that after a few weeks of separation, most the structure and design decisions fall out of memory. It’s like looking at the project with a fresh perspective. Not being able to understand your own code a few weeks later can be a really depressing situation. Trust me, I’ve been there.