Quote from PierreLouis
You can learn the basics by following tutorials. And then use them on other project without following a tutorial step by step.
That works really well for me. I do all the time with Photoshop, and I'm getting better and better! :smile.gif:
As for exp in general, If Notch wanted Minecraft to have exp and the like, then I dont care. It's Notch's game, and he can do what he likes with it. The game will always be amazing.