How do I start Python for Beginners?

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How do I start Python for Beginners?

Python is a great software to start with if you are trying to dip your toes in programming and learn something in regard to software development. It is an object-oriented programming language that was created in 1989 by Guido Rossum.

Ideally, it is set for rapid prototyping of complex applications. Big companies across the globe use Python programming language, including Google, NASA, YouTube, BitTorrent, etc.

Here is everything you need to know about learning Python for beginners.

Online Courses for Python may help:

First, you will need to download the software, which can be done on its website. You can easily download and install it on your computer. Next, you will also need a decent computer since you will be using it a lot, so something with good speed, memory, and performance is great.

Now that you have all the tools to start coding, the next thing to think about is how? Well, it is a good thing there are tons of free online resources which can give you easy and quick courses on how to use Python for coding and development. You can enroll in one of the many courses available and learn the basics there. 


Although many online courses and materials surround you, nothing will get you learning like a good book. Try to educate yourself through good and basic Python books. Books cover a lot more material, and there are also free tutorials and exercises you can practice on Python. 

Get a Programming Buddy:

Learning something new is always fun when you have a partner. Look in your friend circle and see who’s interested in learning coding and computer languages. If both of you share the same interest, why not learn a fun programming language together? It will make learning much more fun, but you guys can also help each other out when you reach a dead-end. 

Do it every day: 

If you’re a beginner at Python and everything programming, you need to give it time daily. Try to allocate some time of your day to coding and Python exclusively. During this time, do something productive and make small achievable goals that can be attained at the end of each session. As time goes on, you will become more of an expert in Python and be able to code more efficiently. 

Join Groups Focused on Python: 

Another great group learning technique is sharing what you do on Python. If you’re confused about where you can find people to share your coding and small projects with, then look no further. Social media is your best friend in this case.

Many groups on Facebook and Twitter are dedicated to Python programmers in different parts of the world. This is not only a great platform to ask questions and gives suggestions, but you can also find great career prospects through these people and build your tight-knit network of programmers. 

Python is a whole world of software development, and it's fun to learn and implement if you have a passion for programming. 

Laiba Omer

Laiba Omer

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