Pankaj Kamthan on April 30, 1999 at 23:25:45:
Very worth reading
Writing a program that (somehow)works is not good enough. Else it would be like getting a driving license and declaring that you are an Indy car driver. It requires experience and following certain style guidelines which have been mutually agreed upon by the programming community at large. This has various advantages including readability and portability, among others.
induce some dynamics effects, however lame they may be. This has resulted in haphazard way of writing scripts with the goal being "just to somehow get the script work ... who cares!" Well, some do.
I would suggest anybody who is
serious about client-side scripting, to go through this work.