… and get your hands dirty with exercises
I won’t go into detail about what Go is or how you can install it in this article. Instead, I’ll focus on how to get started writing code and explain the basic concepts of Go and programming as fast and simple as possible, so that you can get your hands dirty as soon as possible. In the end, I’ll also give you some advice on what you can do next. So, Let's Go (inevitable pun)!
If you don’t have Go installed already, follow the instructions on this site: https://golang.org/doc/install
If your installation…
Sharing your code with your team or friends
Git is by far the most popular version control system out there. It will help you control and monitor changes that you make to the project you’re working on.
For example: You have a project that works fine. You save those changes and then you continue working on it, f.e. adding new features. If you now run into problems and screw up your code, you can easily go back to an older version of your project using Git.
GitHub is a software development platform that uses Git. It enables programmers to collaborate…