Coding efficiency for beginners: write reusable code

I’m going to let you in on a secret. You have to promise you won’t share it with anyone. OK? Here it isb... The best coders write the least amount of code. Sounds a little counter intuitive doesn’t it? But it's not. Now an experienced coder might be writing 3D engines which are obviously many more lines of code than someone writing a menu. What I'm getting at is that if both a junior and senior developer solve the same problem, the senior developer would have written less code. The reason is that the senior developer has learned how to be lazy. They’ve learned how to code efficiently and how to leverage old code to be reusable. In this article I'm going to share with you some of the tips and tricks I've picked up over the years.

Not every line of code is unique

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