Notations do not matter to the essence of mathematics. But poor notations can be misleading. Notations based on exponents, radicals and logarithms definitely are. They are very distinct, even though they are supposed to describe very similar relations between numbers. The triangle of power is a recently proposed alternative. In short, I am convinced!
This is a bonus episode by MIT Glimpse Podcast I was quoted in. It’s a pretty cool episode that features advices given by MIT postdocs.