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Do you use string interpolation when formatting strings

Last updated by Tom Bui [SSW] 11 months ago.See history

String Interpolation - greatly reduces the amount of boilerplate code required when working with strings Formatting strings on the fly was previously a task which required a stack of boilerplate code

var s = String.Format("Profit is ${0} this year", p.TotalEarnings - p.Totalcost);

Figure: Bad Example - Using String.Format() makes the code difficult to read

var s = "Profit is ${p.TotalEarnings - p.Totalcost} this year";

Figure: Good Example - String Interpolation is very human readable

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