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    , brian.​shapiro wrote

    What would you say the difference is between coding and programming? In my view the two are pretty similar concepts.

    Design is about working out the interface -- whether thats the user interface, some cross-application interface, the interface of the different parts of one program, or different processes of one function. Programming is going about and implementing that design. I consider it to be more about knowing a skillset than about creativity, its the most tedious and boring part of making a piece of software.


    I'm not completely sure where I fall on this. Coding seems like writing a snip-it, when I see coding, I think Coding Horror.

    As far as how I think how design and programming fit together, I feel that design is when someone else does that part. IMHO, when you are a one man show, it's all programming.