Embracing Coding Patterns: a Smarter Approach to Coding Interview Prep
Too Long; Didn't ReadTraditional interview preparation methods, often characterized by excessive problem-solving without a structured approach, have shortcomings such as not recognizing one's weaknesses, fostering memorization of specific problems, and causing stress. A more effective approach is to embrace coding patterns, like Two-Pointers, Sliding Window, Modified Binary Search, and Topological Sort. Understanding these patterns and their applications provides a versatile framework for solving coding problems, making interview preparation more efficient and sustainable. The article promises to detail the top 15 coding patterns and how to use them effectively.