Ten Useful Techniques in Go

“Here are my own best practices that I’ve gathered from my personal experiences with dealing lots of Go code for the past years. I believe they all scale well. With scaling I mean:

  1. Your applications requirements are changing in an agile environment. You don’t want to refactor every piece of it after 3-4 months just because you need to. New features should be added easily.
  2. Your application is developed by many people, it should readable and easy to maintain.
  3. Your application is used by a lot of people, there will be bugs which should be find easily and fixed quickly

With time I’ve learned these things are important in long-term. Some of them are minor, but they affect a lot of things. These are all advices, try to adapt them and let me know if it works out for you…”