2. Software Craftsmanship

💡 The Software Craftsmanship movement is about professionalism in software development. As James Clear writes in his popular best-seller Atomic Habits, if we want to see better results and stick to our habits, we have to start with our identity.

Chapter goals

  • Learn a brief history of software development and the big challenges up until this point
  • To learn why software craftsmanship is the solution to a misled era of Agile
  • Learn the main ideas behind software craftsmanship
  • Learn a technique for adopting lifelong software craftsmanship habits

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This is an online wiki and book about the basics of software design and architecture with TypeScript by Khalil Stemmler, Developer Advocate @ Apollo GraphQL .

This book’s mission is to teach developers the essential skills and practices to write testable, flexible, and maintainable code.

You can read more about the learning journey in the "Software Design and Architecture Roadmap 🖼️".

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