— Why should we even care about how our code looks like if only computers have to deal with it? — you might wonder. Well, computers will for sure need to "read" and understand your code but in reality, we write code to communicate our ideas to humans (or our future selves, most of the time). Cognitive load
Being a software engineer I'm constantly seeking for improving my productivity while working with code. If you, like me, care about readability and maintainability of the code you're writing, you might know that oftentimes, time spent writing a working program is significantly lower than time spent formatting and making your code look good.
16 Jul 2017