Winter Scripting Games 2014 Tip #1: Avoid the aliases

Having been a judge for the previous 2 Scripting Game competitions as well as competing in the 2 before that, I have seen my share of scripts submitted that didn't quite meet the cut of what I felt were the best scripts. It doesn't mean that they wouldn't work out in the real world in a production environment (Ok, some wouldn't :)), but some were just really hard to read or others were doing things that I wouldn't consider to be a good practice. The first of several articles that I will be doing will start out with the use of aliases in scripts and why this is not necessarily a good idea.

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