In general, I believe following the community guidelines is preferable. In light of all the evidence provided, I cannot hold that belief; I have to believe that writing safer and better software is more important than following the style used by others.
Tim Ferriss says, “Being busy is a form of laziness — lazy thinking and indiscriminate action.”. We should not use time management methods and productivity methods just to plan more tasks to do. We should rather think if that activity will make a difference for me and if it will make me closer to my goals. It’s an art of elimination not multitasking that is important here.