Demystifying Self in Ruby

Your Guide to the Chameleon Keyword

Patrick Karsh

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You know ruby.

In Ruby, understanding the self keyword is crucial for navigating object-oriented programming effectively. Often referred to as a chameleon, self can take on different meanings depending on the context in your code. This article will shed light on this versatile concept and how to use it to your advantage.

What is self?

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Patrick Karsh

NYC-based Ruby on Rails and Javascript Engineer leveraging AI to explore Engineering. https://linktr.ee/patrickkarsh