Why you should be commenting your code, even if you’re the only contributor
Comments in code can be a lifesaver. They can explain what the code is doing in plain English (or whatever language you’re using) and can help show where something might be. But if you’re working on a solo project, you might feel the pull to not add any comments to your code. Besides, you know what you’re doing, and you’re going to be only one looking at the code, right? Wrong. Even if you’re working on a solo project, you still should be commenting you code. Here’s why.