van Berzon

Daniel van Berzon

The thoughts of Daniel van Berzon, a Brighton-based front-end developer who is a luddite at heart and wishes everything were simpler. @dvberzon


The “How” of howreadable

July 18, 2019

A rundown of the thinking behind howreadable.com, my online experiment to measure code readability. How the experiment works and what I hope to measure with it.

Readable Code without Prescription Glasses

February 01, 2019

What linters and grumpy English teachers have in common, why description is better than prescription, and how this can teach us to help us write readable code.

Git Merge - Are you branching up the wrong tree?

March 19, 2018

Merging branches in Git is a core part of my development workflow. But it doesn't work how I thought it did, and how it does work is ingenious.