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Is it possible to become a better coder by looking at really shit code?

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Please tell me it's possible to become a better coder by looking at really shit code.

@simonv3 It can really help! Especially if you are able to refactor it?? Or at least like, get tests around it??

@simonv3 I'm reviewing a third-party's WooCommerce integration performed by self-proclaimed PHP experts who have made an absolute mess of an expensive custom-built WordPress theme. In the process of my review I learned how to do a scalable, mostly future-proofed, WooCommerce integration with zero template overrides. So yes, in my opinion shit code can teach you a lot.

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