Footwork is your base - without it you will be in trouble
Footwork is the foundation of all stand-up fighting. Improving footwork will support everything else you do. Lack of good footwork is the mail reason for people loosing fights. Good footwork helps with positioning, controlling distance, timing, balance and stability, economy of motion, speed, power generation, agility, fluidity and adaptability.
The horizontal stance (standing on one line perpendicular to your opponent)