John O’Nolan, the founder of Ghost, flew from Egypt to Las Vegas just to talk at a WordPress conference about the importance of contributing to open source software in a talk that was equal parts entertaining and inspiring, and is a truly must-watch video from LoopConf.
While practice makes perfect, when you’re coding, practice can just reenforce bad habits. Want to be a better coder? Go read some more code.
Carl Alexander explains:
We have to take a look at how we (humans) learn. In particular, we want to look at how we learn from observing others. That’s because the internet acts as your personal observation laboratory.
As a developer, you learn a lot from observing the behaviour of other developers.