By: Dusty Arlia
Published on March 4, 2013
Last Updated on Sunday, July 05, 2015 at 9:42 PM
Total Updates: 2

When naming an item while programming such as a variable, function, or filename, a common naming convention is camelcase. Camelcase is when you start off the name with a lowercase letter and then use capital letters for the other words in the name. You do this without using spaces, hyphens, or underscores in the name, thus making it faster to type. Here is an example: