Learning from Stack Overflow

People came because they wanted to help other people, because they needed to learn something new, or because they wanted to show off the clever way they’d solved a problem.

Via Five years ago, Stack Overflow launched. Then, a miracle occurred.

The fake Internet points and the badges that lure experts to contribute their personal time on SO is phenomenal. It also made the Internet a great learning place. To all contributors on SO, thanks for sharing!