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Approaching code style rationally

Some good tips by Matthieu Napoli on how and why to use a good coding style.

The main point of this article is:

  • it’s possible to think about coding style logically
  • sometimes doing so forces us to challenge our habits
  • when unsure or dubious: just try


Freek Van der Herten is a partner and developer at Spatie, an Antwerp based company that specializes in creating web apps with Laravel. After hours he writes about modern PHP and Laravel on this blog. When not coding he’s probably rehearsing with his kraut rock band.