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A question that often comes to mind for any programmer, is how to organize the data in your program. There are plenty of ways to organize data, but it’s important to understand the fundamentals of each structure to figure out what is the best way to organize the data for a specific problem. In this article, I'll be diving into one of the most common data structures in computer science known as a linked list.

Real-life applications of a linked list

To understand what a linked list is, here are a few real-life applications of this data structure.

Browsing through your playlist is a good example of a linked list. image found at:

Justin Ly

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