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Wes Bos

Wes Bos

Full Stack JavaScript Developer. Creator of really good web development courses. BBQ enthusiast.

Scott Tolinski

Scott Tolinski

Web Developer, Creator of Level Up Tuts, Bboy, Robotops Crew and Youtuber

Playing: 111: Hasty Treat - Tidying Up Code



Jan 21st, 2019

Hasty Treat - Tidying Up Code

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In this Hasty Treat, Scott and Wes talk about tidying up your code - why it's important and how it can make your (dev) life better.

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Show Notes

3:24 - Removal

  • Unneeded comments
  • Unused CSS
  • Unused Functions

8:06 - Organizing

  • A system that works for you
  • Know when to break things out into a new file, components, functions otherwise
  • Index file works sometimes - other times it's too much work

11:45 - Tiding Up

  • Refactoring bad/old code
  • Non-ironically, does this code spark joy?
  • Unused Functions
  • Add in comments
  • Folding - use a code formatter
  • CSS

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